Larry Shull, 72, of Dover and formerly of Newcomerstown, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, at Country Club Retirement Center.

He was born Thursday, Sept. 2, 1943, in Newcomerstown, to the late Joseph and Florence (Best) Shull.

He was a graduate of Newcomerstown High School and he proudly served his Country as a member of the U.S. Navy.

After his military service, he went into forestry in the Dakotas.

Later, he found himself in Pennsylvania where he met and married his wife Cindy. Larry had a career in postal service in Pennsylvania and retired from the New Philadelphia Ohio post office.

He loved his motorcycles, was a well known gun smith, expert carpenter and was an avid gun instructor and shooter.

He had a vast knowledge of so many things.

He is survived by his sons, Travis Shull and his wife Maryse of Sandy Hook, Va., and Shannon Shull of Oberlin; his grandsons, Hunter and Trevor; and his sister, Joann of Youngstown.

A graveside service took place on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, at West Lawn Cemetery in Newcomerstown with Pastor Bracken Foster officiating.

Military honors were conducted at the cemetery by the Newcomerstown Veterans Honor Guard.

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