Larry Wayne Bryant, 67, left on his next adventure on January 9, 2023 at his residence in Tyrone, Oklahoma.
He was born on November 30, 1955 in Satanta, Kansas, the son of Darrell Bryant and Patricia (Miller) Balzer.
He married Kimberly Kirk on September 19, 2015 in Hooker, Oklahoma. She survives.
He graduated from Satanta High School and attended Baker University.
Larry worked as a Parts Manager for Central Powers, Manager for Schlumberger, and as a District Manager for Weatherford.
Larry loved to travel. He went all over the world on various adventures, including South America, Panama, and Alaska. In the 70’s, he spent several years hitchhiking across the United States, visiting many locales. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed camping, fishing, and hunting, especially quail and pheasants. Larry enjoyed the Grateful Dead and enjoyed his scotch. Larry was so very optimistic, and always had a smile on his face. He was friendly with everyone and had many lifelong good friends.
Larry is survived by his wife, Kim, of the home.
His mother, Patricia Balzer of Liberal, Kansas
His son, Allen Bryant and his wife Raquel of Turpin, Oklahoma
His daughter, Katie Bryant and her partner David Sooter of Mercer Island, Washington.
Stepdaughters Ashley Gonzales and her husband Stephen Parvin, of Texas, Morgan Gonzales and her significant other Colton Carter of Texas, Lauren Mitchell and her husband Levi of Iowa and Brooke Paulus of Oklahoma.
He is also survived by his brother, Steve Bryant and his wife Donna of Borger, Texas, his sister, Tanya Love of Marshfield, Wisconsin and her three children Amy Peterson and husband Brant of Johnson Kansas, Justin Ewing of Broken Arrow Oklahoma and Gavin Love of Marshfield Wisconsin in addition to 9 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his previous spouse, Barbara Bryant, his father, Darrell Bryant and his stepfather Lawrence Balzer.
Visitation will be on Friday, January 13, 2023 at the Hornung Family Funeral Home, 1212 W 2nd Street, Liberal, Kansas, from 3pm to 7pm.
A private family burial will take place.
A celebration of life will be on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 1pm at the Hornung Family Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions suggested to Southwest Miracles, in care of the Hornung Family Funeral Home 1212 W. 2nd Liberal, KS 67901.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.hornungfuneralhome.com