SALISBURY, Md. - Nelson Norbert Larger, 76, of Salisbury, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his family. Born in Ft. Laramie, OH, he was the son of the late Martin Larger and Elizabeth Arling Larger. He was a member of Elks BPOE 817 and Moose Lodge 654, both in Salisbury. He owned and operated Staley Supply Company in Delmar for 25 years until 2000, and also founded Conveyors and Plastics Inc. in Delmar. He was a past Commodore of the Wicomico Yacht Club, and enjoyed boating and fishing.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Virginia Rose Zimpfer Larger; 3 children, Kelly Larger and his fiancée, Lisa Lynn Jones of Seaford, Douglas Larger and his wife, Kathey of Snow Hill and Jacquelyn Peruchi and her husband, Ken of Salisbury; 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Betty Puthoff and her husband, Melvin of Naples, FL and Marilyn Monnin of OH; and a brother, Leroy Larger and his wife, Rosie of Kettlersville, OH. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Tony Larger and 11 brothers and sisters.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 6:30 PM at the Faith Baptist Church, 30505 Dagsboro Road, Salisbury with Pastor Robert C. Reinert, Jr. officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802. Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Please visit Holloway Funeral Home's website to express condolences to the family.