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“RIP my friend, you were a great and fun guy to work with, you will be missed. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Ab Crosby - Fort Wayne

“A great neighbor.D6 ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Heman Witmer - Fort Wayne, IN

“See you on the Top floor. RIP Brother.MVFD 948 ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jeromy Bowman - Markle, IN

“Lost a good guy here.I have known Larry for about 40 years.He was on my pit crew all the years we raced. Rest In Peace Larry and prayers for your...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Randy Stilwell - Fort Wayne, IN

“I didn't know Larry, but witnessed the funeral procession today and was moved to tears. Anyone who loses a loved one can relate. Just wanted to...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Pamela Smith - Fort Wayne, IN

“I was very saddened to read of Larry's passing in the online obits this morning, It was firefighters like Larry that I was hoping would rise to the...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Taken on a poker run in 2016 in Spencerville, IN. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Doug Schroeder - Fort Wayne, IN


8 of 8 | Posted by: Doug & Cindy Schroeder - IN


Larry Blair, 78, loving Husband and Father passed away on September 12, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. He was born on March 2, 1941 in Eaton, IN, the son of the late William & Mardale Blair. Larry attended Northside High school.
He served on the Fort Wayne Fire Department for 30 years and received several awards including the 2010 Retiree of the year award for unselfishly volunteering his time and talents to the preservation of the Fire Department History. He was a member of Kekionga Long Rifle Club, IAFF, HOG, and was on the board of the Fire Fighters Museum. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, Barbra, and his family, boating, hunting, riding motorcycles with his friends, driving his corvette, watching Nascar, playing poker with his buddies, building guns, refurbishing cars and Fire Engines, and woodworking hobbies. He was dedicated to all restorations needed at the Firefighters Museum during his years of retirement. Larry is survived by his sister, Connie Ogden (Val); brother, Tony Blair; daughters, Laura Hesson, Lisa Blair, and Michelle Roebel; sons, Michael Peconge and Jeffery Peconge (Traci); grandchildren: Brandon Thacker, Samantha Pulliam (Paul), Rachael Veenstra (Rob), Kyle Burke, Stephen Peconge, Kori Peconge, Ryon Peconge, Kaitlin Roebel, Zachary Roebel, and Austin Roebel; and great-grandchild, Raydyn Peconge. He was preceded in death by wife, Barbra Blair; father, William Blair; mother, Mardale Blair; sister, Jennith Blair; and granddaughter, Addison Ice. Funeral service will be held at 3:30 pm on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 10 am to 3:30 pm. To sign the online guestbook please visit, www.domccombandsons.com