Larry Dennis Kroeker died peacefully at home on January 6, 2021.
Larry is remembered for his quick wit, generosity, creativity, kindness, love of travel, and new ideas. He never knew a stranger, never complained, and endeared himself to all of his caretakers.
Larry is survived by his devoted mate of 35 years, Diane Tryforos-Kroeker, Son and daughter-in-law Mike and Kellene Kroeker, Daughter and son-in-law Julie and Shag Welty, Grandchildren Chris Kroeker, Tyler, and Cassie Welty, sister Sondra Minteer, Nephews Kyle Emley, Jeff Landsidell, and niece Tiffany, brother-in-law Mark Emley,
A private ceremony will be held to honor Larry. In lieu of flowers please donate to Hospice of Santa Cruz County. Mehl’s Colonial Chapel has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.