Larry Gene Halverson, 75, of Medford, Ore., passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, August 19, 2011.

He inlisted in the Marine Corps, and during his time in the service he served in the Korean War and was awarded several medals. He later served on the police force in Carlsbad City, Calif.

Larry was an avid hunter and fisherman who also had a love for his dogs. He was an active member of the Eagles Club.

He leaves behind a daughter, Dara Diamond, of Rexburg, Idaho; and a son, Larry A. Halverson, also of Rexburg, Idaho; six granddaughters and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother, Clara Long, and his brother, Dennis Halverson.

There will be no funeral services. Our dad's wish was to be cremated.