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“Prayers for you. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Brad and Karen Phillips

“I remember seeing Larry and Val at the yearly traffic club parties. Sorry to hear about Larrys passing. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Dave Ellis - Mentor, OH - Friend

“To the love of my life. This candle is for you. Let it be the guiding light from me to you always. I love you "extremely" more. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Valerie Nellis - Thompson, OH


Lawrence Duncan Nellis, age 70, of Thompson, Ohio was with his family when he passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2015. The son of Edith (Wood) and Harry Nellis, he was born April 20, 1945 in Painesville. Larry married Valerie Williams in January of 1973.

He retired from GE in 2005. Larry always enjoyed hunting and fishing with his son, and doing everything else for his daughter. He treasured spending precious time with his grandchildren.

Larry is survived by his wife of 42 years, Valerie; daughter, Michelle (Jesse) Jokinen of Montville; sons, Jamie (Suzzanne) Nellis of N. Kingsville, Harry Nellis of Ft. Myers, FL; grandchildren, Seth, Bailey, Dalton and step-granddaughter, Mercedes Burns. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Dustin.

Friends will be received Friday, August 28, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 26 River Street, Madison. A funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the funeral home. Final resting place will be at Maple Grove Cemetery in Thompson.

Contributions may be made to the Geauga Dept. of Aging Meals on Wheels, 12555 Ravenwood Dr. Chardon, OH 44024