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Obituaries

Obituaries

Hilbert Eugene Large 1956 - 2008 Edwardsville

Memorial services for Hilbert Eugene Large, 52, Lawrence, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Edwardsville Christian Church. Burial will be in Hartford Cemetery in Hartford.Mr. Large died Friday, May 30, 2008, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo., of cancer.He was born Feb. 17, 1956, in Hill City, the son of Guy Hilbert and Wilma Jean Large. He graduated from Johnson County Community College.Mr. Large was a carpenter most of his life and worked in Lawrence and the surrounding areas. He enjoyed mushroom hunting, camping, canoeing and shopping for good deals.He married Marla Large Dalquest on March 1, 2003, at Edwardsville Christian Church. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include his mother, Wilma Jean Large; four sons, Baron, Andy, Jeremy and Joey; two daughters, Megan Smith and Tamara Large; three brothers, Kevin, Robert and Dennis; four sisters, Darla, Sandy, Lori and Julie; and four grandchildren.Mr. Large was preceded in death by his father, Guy Hilbert Large, and a brother, Frank.The family suggests memorials to the Hilbert Large Memorial Fund at Edwardsville Christian Church, P.O. Box 13264, Edwardsville, KS 66113.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.legacy.com/kansascity">www.legacy.com/kansascity</a>.