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Larry Scoggin, Sr.

July 1, 1956 — March 17, 2023


Larry Joe Scoggin, Sr., 66 of Buchanan, passed away in Memorial Hospital in South Bend on Friday, March 17, 2023.

Larry was born on July 1, 1956 in Buchanan to the late Dock and Bertha Scoggin.

Larry is preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Brenda Blevins, Robie Scoggin, Obie Scoggin and Jackie Scoggin.

He is survived by his wife, Nora and his children; Larry Joe (Nicole) Scoggin, Jr. of Two Harbors, MN., Jason (Melissa) Scoggin of Niles, Grandchildren; Kelli and Aiden Scoggin, Kobe Webb, Keighla Scoggin, Aiden Eager, Great Nieces; Cordelia, Winter and Lorrie Warner, his brother, James Scoggin of Buchanan and niece, Cheryl (Andy) Warner of Buchanan as well as many other extended family members and friends.

Larry was a Mechanic and Parts Manager at NES Rentals in South Bend.  He was an active member of the International Operating Engineers, Local 150.

Larry was a fun loving and humorous man who deeply loved The Lord, his family and fishing. He was an active member of the Buchanan Church of the Nazarene.  Whenever the church had a need, Larry was there to help. Weather it was fixing the roof or mowing the grass, he was there. Larry enjoyed woodworking and gardening.

Visitation for Larry will be on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Halbritter Wickens Funeral Home, 615 E. Main St. in Niles. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, March 22 at 11:00am in the funeral home with viewing from 10am to 11am. Burial will follow at Oakridge Cemetery in Buchanan.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Wednesday, March 22, 2023

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