Larry L. Sellers, 74, of Thompsontown, was called home to be with his Savior, Jesus Christ, at 1:32 AM on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at his residence.
Born on August 8, 1947 in Lewistown, Mifflin Co., he is the son of the late John W. and Ruth E. (Keller) Sellers.
On April 22, 1973, he was married to his surviving wife, Galene R. (McNemar) Sellers with whom he was blessed to share over 49 years of marriage before his passing.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two children, Stason A. Sellers of East Salem and Stephanie A. Graybill and her husband Aaron of Richfield; six grandchildren, Cody J. Sellers and his wife Carolina of Florida, Tia Sellers of Maryland, Keely Sellers and her companion Morgan Strawser of Millerstown, Dylan Graybill, Devin Graybill, and Trey Graybill all of Richfield; one great grandson, Benson Strawser; and an identical twin brother, Garry Sellers and his wife Dolly of Lebanon.
Mr. Sellers was a 1966 graduate of East Juniata High School in Cocolamus and was employed, in earlier life, at Precisionware for a brief period, then was employed and retired in 2002 with over 35 years of service at the Selinsgrove State School in Selinsgrove.
He was a lifelong member of the Bunkertown Brethren Church where he was active and involved in serving in a number of roles including Sunday School Superintendent, serving as a Deacon, teaching Sunday School and Bible School, and serving on other various committees.
Larry enjoyed Bible Prophecy and singing where he sang with The Good Ole Boys for 15 years and joined and sang with the Bunkertown Men’s Chorus continually since 1962. He also enjoyed and loved having fun with his children, grandchildren, and great grandson.
One of Larry’s pride and joys was the fact that he got to live in the same house he grew up on on his family’s homestead farm that has been in his family since the 1800’s.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, June 3, 2022 at the Bunkertown Brethren Church, 52 Bunkertown Road, McAlisterville with Pastor Wes Stahl, Pastor Steve Osenga, and his sister in law, Pastor Marlene Ciranowicz officiating. Interment will follow at East Salem Cemetery.
A closed casket visitation will take place from 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral services at 11:00 AM on Friday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mr. Sellers’ memory can be made to 365 Hospice, 220 Regent Court, Suite E-2, State College, PA 16801 or to the Bunkertown Brethren Church, 52 Bunkertown Road, McAlisterville, PA 17049.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.