He was born on June 29, 1957 to Patricia L. (Hartley) Gardner.
Larry was a 1975 graduate of Bellevue High School. He was a member of the Bellevue Eagles and enjoyed landscaping and working outside.
Survivors include his brother, Terry Hartley of Berlin Heights, and his two nieces: Angie Ruck of Bellevue and Lori Crossan of Monroeville. Larry was preceded in death by his mother.
At the request of Larry and his family, he was cremated. Auxter Funeral Home & Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements.