Larry Brett died following an illness with cancer at 10:01 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at his home.
He was born on Jan. 13, 1948 in Joliet, Ill., to the late Howard and Pearl Genz Brett.
Larry was a United States Army veteran serving in Vietnam. He retired as parts manager from Gregg Motors in Joliet, Ill. Larry was also a member of the VFW.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Senffner.
Larry is survived by his wife of 35 years, Diane M. Dickson Brett of Cadiz; one sister, Bonnie Rentchler of Minooka, Ill.; two sons, Michael Dziuban (and wife Robin) of Morris, Ill. and Daniel Dziuban (and wife Janice) of Frankfort, Ill.; one daughter, Kimberly Boba (and husband Gary) of New Lenox, Ill.; grandchildren Elizabeth, Jillian and Nicholas Boba, Samantha, Kristin and Brett Dziuban; great-grandchildren Hailey and Holly Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.