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Larry Gile

Posted 2021-01-12 by mhenderson
Published in Today's News Herald on Jan. 12, 2021 -
Lake Havasu City, Arizona -

Larry Gile, 86, passed away Jan. 4, 2021 at his home in Lake Havasu

Mr. Gile was born in Scobey, Montana, while much of his life was lived
in Southern California where he graduated from San Pedro High School
and joined the Marine Corp, serving in Korea. Larry was an L.A. City
Fire Department for 22 years, as a paramedic, fireman and later
captain. He was awarded the Congressional Medal of Valor in 1968.

Following the passing of his wife, Gloria, of 48 years in 2003, Larry
made his home in Lake Havasu City where these later years were shared
with his loving and loved companion, Marcia Shupp. Here, Larry found
many new friends with a passion that matched his for classic cars. He
enjoyed a variety of activities and projects that he tackled together
with many of these great friends here in Havasu.

Mr. Gile is survived by three children, six grandchildren and five

Services were entrusted to the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home.
Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the family at www.lietz- To send a free card go to

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