January 25, 1947 - February 15, 2022
GREENFIELD – Larry C. Gossett, age 75, of Greenfield, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on January 25, 1947 to Dr. Franklin O. Gossett and Marilyn (Walter) Gossett. He was a 1965 graduate of Greenfield High School and received his bachelor’s degree from Ball State University. Larry went on to earn his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the IU School of Law. In his law career, Larry served the citizens of Hancock County as their prosecuting attorney for three terms and in his private law practice in Greenfield. He sang for years with The Hartsmen, Indianapolis Symphonic Choir, and Greenfield Christian Church, where he was a lifetime member. He served several organizations throughout his lifetime, notably Sertoma, Elks, and Nameless Creek Youth Camp. Larry loved life and enjoyed going to auctions, listening to and playing good music, family vacations, sharing meals with friends, crossword puzzles, and movies: old westerns, Gettysburg, Young Frankenstein, and The Quiet Man were favorites. He especially appreciated a really good/bad pun. Larry is survived by his loving wife Lori (Weymouth Agee) Gossett, whom he married in Greenfield on September 3, 1999; children, Stephen Gossett of Sherman Oaks, CA, Rebecca (Charles) Johnson of Hayward, WI, and Sarah (Wayne) Literal of New Palestine, Greg (Sara) Agee of Westfield, and Leah (Kyle) Burton of Westfield; grandchildren, Austin, Abigail, Henry, Harrison, James, Ezra and Charlotte; siblings, Susan (Roger) Butler of Frankfort, Carol Thorne of Fishers, Mark (Margaret) Gossett of Half Moon Bay, CA; and several treasured nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by wife and mother of his children, Barbara (Fawcett) Gossett; and brother, Dr. Kent Gossett. A Celebration of Larry’s Life gathering will be held on Monday, February 21, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A Celebration of Life Service will begin at 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made by mail to Greenfield Christian Church, 23 N East St, Greenfield, IN 46140 or envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
GREENFIELD – Larry C. Gossett, age 75, of Greenfield, passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022. He was born in Columbus, Ohio on January 25, 1947 to Dr. Franklin O. Gossett and Marilyn (Walter) Gossett. He was a 1965 graduate of Greenfield... View Obituary & Service Information
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