Larry Sheer, 47

The valiant fight against cancer, fought by Larry Sheer, age 47, of State Center, ended on Monday, June 9th, with his family at his side at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown.

Memorial services will be held on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in State Center, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. Memorials may be directed in his memory to the MMSC Foundation, Iowa River Hospice or the West Marshall Athletic Boosters-track project. For condolences or questions please visit; Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Larry and his family. Phone 641-844-1234.

Greatly missing him are Theresa, his loving wife of 21 years, his children: A1C Tyler D. Sheer, USAF, Eglin, Fl., Abbey E. Sheer of Cedar Falls, Sam H. Sheer of State Center, Rafael Rodriguez of State Center, Stuart S. Sheer of State Center; his father Stu Sheer of Aransas Pass, TX. sister Terri (Jory) Treiber of Ida Grove, sisters and brothers-in-law- Dennis (Judy) Gierstorf of Schleswig, Darrell (Ernie) Gierstorf of Adel, Marjean (Bruce) Hansen of Westminster, CO, Gary (Sue) Gierstorf of Lakewood, CO, and Janelle (Denny) Lee of Appleton, WI, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.