Larry Leroy Behrens, 49, of Carlinville, Ill. died on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 5:40 p.m. at his home.
He was born on September 17, 1970 in Peoria, Ill. to parents Norman and Alice Behrens.
He married Wendy (Crosby) Behrens on March 29, 2020 in Carlinville, Ill.
Larry loved spending time with family and his dogs, setting up his annual Christmas light show for the community, camping, hiking, boating and fishing. In addition, he loved going to auctions and running their antique store called “It Is What It Is.”
He was employed by New Wave Communications for 23 years.
He is survived by his wife, Wendy Behrens of Carlinville, mother-in-law Mary Crosby of Florida, children: McKinsey (Seth) Reber of Taylorville, Seth Pritchard, and Hayden and Ashton, all of Carlinville, grandchildren: Raelyn Reber and Remy Reber of Taylorville, siblings: Lorrey (Bruce) Vonbrethorst, Ninette (Curt) Leroy, and Erika Hoover and many aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Norman and Alice Behrens and Jerry Crosby.
Please visit www.heinzfuneralhome.com for additional information on services.