Larry Dean Hasler, 68, of Lyons, passed away at 11:41 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2008 at Greene County General Hospital.
Born March 2, 1940 in Francesville, IN, he was the son of Frank and Fern (Cook) Hasler.
He earned a masters degree from Indiana State University. He was a retired school teacher. He was currently serving as Greene County Commissioner from District 2. He also served on the Greene County Drainage Board, the Greene County Solid Waste Management Board and the Greene County Hospital Board of Trustees.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge in Linton where he participated in the bowling and golf leagues. He was a former junior high school and high school basketball, softball, and baseball coach. He was a basketball referee and a member of the Sons of the American Legion in Lyons, and the Lyons United Methodist church.
Surviving relatives include: his wife Karon, whom he married November 25, 1964; two daughters, Timi Smith and her husband Jeff of Dugger and Tracy Hasler of Lyons; one brother, Dick Hasler and his wife Rita of Bloomfield; five grandchildren, Ashley, Trey, Sydney, William, and McKinley; stepmother, Pauline Hasler of Odon; and several Aunts and Uncles.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Marlin Dale.
Services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Lyons with Rev. Don Reed officiating. Interment will be in Prairie Chapel Cemetery in Lyons.
Friends may call at the funeral home from noon until the hour of services Tuesday.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.