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Lawrence F. Klosner
February 16, 1938 ~ March 9, 2019 (Age 81)

GLENFIELD - Lawrence F. Klosner, 81, of the Pine Grove Road, passed away early Saturday morning, March 9, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse.

Larry was born on February 16, 1938, in Lowville, New York, to the late Lawrence B. and Dora Hoffman Klosner.  He graduated from Lowville Academy in 1955, and enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving from 1956 until 1958.  After his honorable discharge, he worked as a truck driver for the Lowville Farmer’s Co-Op for many years.  Later Larry worked in construction, lastly for over twenty years as a heavy equipment operator for the Orchard Construction Company of Syracuse before he retired.  A member of B.P.O.E. 1605, Lowville Elks Lodge, Larry enjoyed experiencing the outdoors, hunting and blowing snow.

Mr. Klosner is survived by his longtime companion, Melissa Widrick, of Glenfield; her children, Howard “Rudy” Widrick, and his companion, Maridee, of Beaver Falls; and Trudy Segovis, and her companion, Allen, of Copenhagen, and their families; his siblings and their spouses:  David and Christina Klosner, of Geneseo, Eugene and Dale Klosner, of Ilion, Peter Klosner, of Tennessee, Shirley and Woodrow Myers, of North Carolina, Mary and John Youngs, of Syracuse, Linda and Steve Formichella, of Syracuse, Christine and Robert Marti, of Indiana, and Jane and Michael Zurlo, of Saratoga; a sister-in-law, Gail Klosner, of Glenfield; and a brother-in-law, Mark Hanno, of Lowville; as well as by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.  He is predeceased by two sisters, Carol Hanno and Barbara Williams; and two brothers, Robert and Daniel Klosner.  He is, also, predeceased by Melissa’s son-in-law, Leon Segovis, Jr.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at the Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville, with Rev. Mr. Ronald Pominville officiating.  Calling hours are scheduled from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday before the funeral service at the funeral home.   A spring burial will follow in the West Lowville Rural Cemetery.  Contributions in his memory may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville, New York, 2019.

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