Larry Alexander

Larry Alexander

Apr 7, 1938 - Jul 16, 2019
Larry M. Alexander, 81 of Riverton passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Larry Monroe Alexander was born on April 7, 1938 in Broton, Kansas to Richard Thomas and Leona Pearl (Glasco) Alexander. He grew up in Broton- Clay Center and graduated from Manhattan, KS.

Larry served in the U.S. Marines during peace time between the Korea War and Vietnam War. He was honorably discharged.

He had lived in Wyoming the last 40 plus years. He was known as a Mountain Man with the name, Bear Catcher. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, and gun smith. He loved everything outdoors where he spent most of his time.

He is survived by his son Buddy Alexander and wife, Lisa daughter, Brandy Alexander and husband, Alan Putnam; nine grandchildren, including, Gloria Hendricks and husband, Steven Hendricks, Daniel Bryant and wife, Wendy Bryant, Jasmine Alaniz and husband, Roy Edwards, Adri Alexander, Amanda Alexander, and Marsha Wright and husband, Wayne Wright, and siblings; 29 great grandchildren; brothers, Richard Alexander and Marvin Alexander; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Leona Alexander; wife, Barbara Alexander; sister, Betty Avery: and infant son, Danny Jo Alexander.

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Arrangements under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.