Larry D. Colbert

Oct 16, 1935 - Apr 13, 2008

Larry D. Colbert

October 16, 1935 - April 13, 2008


Larry D. Colbert age 72 of Washington passed away on Sunday 9:15 AM at his residence. He was born on October 16,1935 in Daviess County to Guy and Naomia (Clements) Colbert. He graduated from Jefferson School and Washington High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and Served in Korea. He was employed at UniRoyal and Retired from Glendale Fish and Wildlife after 17 ? years of service. He was an avid card player and also a big fan of Washington Hatchets and I.U. and Indianapolis Colts. He was a member of St. Simon Catholic Church, Washington American Legion, Eagles, and Moose Lodge. . He is survived by his sweetheart of 49 years, Mary Jane (Steiner) Colbert whom he married on November 26,1960; a sister, Eleanor Harris of Washington, In; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Clyde, Pat, and Bud Colbert; three sisters; Mary Kendall, Muriel Ham, and Mildred Bernard. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM on Wednesday at St. Simon Catholic Church with Father Gordon Mann as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery with military graveside rites by Washington American Legion and VFW. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm on Tuesday at Ed Lee Mortuary with a wake service at 7:00 PM. Condolences may be made online at


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