Lawrence “Larry” F. McHugh
February 26, 1932 - April 4, 2013
Lawrence (Larry) F. McHugh, age 81, of Payson, formerly of Chicago, Ill., a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, passed away peacefully April 4, 2013. He was born Feb. 26, 1932 and resided in Payson with his loving wife, Gervaise, for the past 17 years.
He was the son of the late Lawrence and Christina McHugh (nee O’Reilly); beloved husband for 62 years to Gervaise (nee Parks); loving father to Larry (Alice), Bonnie, Tim, Colleen (Brent) Lowe (Nassau, Bahamas); proud grandpa to Larry (Sarah), Caitlin, Kara, Kassy (McHugh), Sarah and Aidan (Lowe). He was also a fond brother to Anne (late Jerry) Ryan, Tom (Mel), Pat, Roseleen, Marvin, Marie (Tom) Stasch and the late Mary (Brady) and Gerard McHugh and uncle to many nieces and nephews; cousin to late Annie and Luke McCabe, Rosaleen (Hugh) McBride and Maura (late Denny) Vogler. Mr. McHugh also shared fellowship with many friends.
Mr. McHugh was a retired master carpenter (Chicago Local Union 13 and CTA).
A memorial service will be held in Chicago, Ill. at a later date.
The McHugh Family thanks Hospice Compassus and Payson Care Center for their kindness and compassion.
Donations may be sent to Hospice Compassus of Payson, 511 S. Mud Springs Rd., Payson, AZ 85541 in memory of Lawrence F. McHugh.