Marion (Larry) Kusel



Marion (Larry) Kusel, 71, of Medford, Ore., passed away Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009 at Logtown Cemetery on Jacksonville Hwy.

Larry waas born Dec. 13, 1937 in Medford, Ore., to Lou and Dora Kusel. He married his wife, Billie, on Oct. 27, 1959. He owned and operated his own logging company in the early 70s. After that he worked for orchards and spent the last 30 years working for Klamath Orchard (Modoc). Larry was a member of Petra Baptist Church and for 31 years a member of the Eagles Lodge.

In his free-time he loved fishing, hunting, camping and traveling. Most of all he loved his family and friends. He was always willing to lend a helping hand for a friend in need.

Larry is survived by his wife, Billie; daughter, Laura Layton(Tim); son, Rick Kusel (Ava); daughter, Sharon Millard; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, William Kusel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Eagles Lodge, Medford, Alzheimers research.