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Larry Thomas Funkhouser

November 9, 1947 ~ April 19, 2019 (age 71)

Larry Thomas Funkhouser, 71, of Arlington, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019 from health complications at his home. 

A Graveside service for Mr. Funkhouser will be conducted at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Riverview Cemetery in Strasburg, Virginia.  

Larry was born November 9, 1947, in Arlington, Virginia and was a lifetime area resident.  A fine athlete, he had an illustrious sports career at Wakefield High School, earning Varsity letters in three sports.  Larry graduated from Guilford College, and was co-captain of the football team.  He later joined the Marine Corps.  He was a teacher and coach.  Larry’s favorite pastime was enjoying baseball, football, basketball and other sports.  He was a big Washington Nationals and Redskins fan.  He was a kind, generous, and humble man who lived a quiet life in Arlington and had many lifelong friends throughout the Northern Virginia area. 

He is survived by his niece, Shelly, of Williamsburg, Virginia; nephew, Brian, and great-nephew, William, of San Antonio, Texas; extended family in the Shenandoah Valley; and a few very special friends. 

He is preceded in death by his brother, Bill Funkhouser, and parents Anna Lee and George M. Funkhouser. 

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to DBSA Organization or a charity of your choice.

You may sign the guest book and submit condolences to the family online at www.stoverfuneralhome.com 

Stover Funeral Home & Crematory, Strasburg is serving the family of Mr. Funkhouser.

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