The Obit For Larry Elsasser

Lawrence F. Elsasser
Originally published on 11/19/2010

Lawrence F - Lawrence "Larry, Sonny" Frank Elsasser. Devoted and loving husband of 46 years to Donna C. Elsasser (Lay) and father to Erin Elsasser. Devoted son of Virginia and the late Edwin Elsasser. Beloved brother to Edwin "Buck" (Joan) Elsasser. Brother-in-law to Duane (Linda) Lay, sister-in-law to Judy (David) Beall. Loving and doting to his granddaughter Katherine "Kate" Elsasser, and to his many nieces and nephews.

Graduate of Central HS and the University of Cincinnati. Larry was a member of the 1962 National Championship Cincinnati Bearcats basketball team, and inducted into the UC Hall of Fame in 2002. He signed with the Kansas City Athletics baseball team in 1965.

Director of Tangeman University Center at UC for 35 years from 1980-2005 and was many years a member of UCATS and CClub.

Larry was a fine man, and friend to many. He was an avid golfer, fisherman, hunter and sportsman.

He passed away on Nov 15th, 2010 at age 67.

Visitation will be held Sunday, November 21, 2010, from 3PM until 6PM at Gwen Mooney Funeral Home, 4389 Spring Grove Ave., 45223.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Sympathies may be expressed by a memorial contribution to the Cincinnati SPCA.