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Lawrence "Larry" A. Ales

April 5, 1955 ~ November 13, 2019 (age 64)


Lawrence Andrew Ales, 64, passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at La Porte Hospital and Health Services.

Larry was born on April 5, 1955 in Galesburg, IL, to Richard and Eleanore (Albert) Ales.

Surviving are his siblings, Laura Taylor of Austin, TX, Leah Ditto of Bridgman, MI, Lee (Dalila) Ales of Aurora, CO, Lloyd (Angela) Ales of Bridgman, MI, and Linda Anderson of Cypress, CA; 7 nieces and nephews, Elizabeth A. McAtee, Lucas (Elizabeth) Pansky, Madisyn Ales, Gavin Ales, Morgen Ales, Anthony Ales, and Isabella Ales; and great nephews, Kelsen and Kyan Mc Atee.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents, Andrew (Susie) Ales and Emilio (Sally) Albert.

Larry was a teacher and girls' track and football coach for many years at La Porte Community School Corporation.  He was loved by his students & co-workers.  Larry was a sports fanatic, especially in regards to the Chicago Cubs and Bears.  He enjoyed basketball and golf. 

Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a later date this summer.  

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Linda Anderson, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350 or to the donor's choice.

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