December 13, 1952 ~ March 19, 2014
Larry J. 'The Candyman' Reel, Sr., 61, of Pueblo. Sunrise, Dec. 13, 1952. Sunset, March 19, 2014. Survived by his wife, Merry; daughter, Jennifer; son, Larry Jr. (Amanda); sister, Cheryl (Chuck); three grandchildren, Ryan, Vanessa, Brandon; brothers-and-sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family and numerous friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Billie James and Verla Dean Reel; brother, Billy Reel, and sister, Brenda Shumpert. Larry was born in England, Ark. and was raised in southern California. He worked for Boeing for 17 years, a career he loved and made countless friends. In his spare time, Larry enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, and animals. He loved cars, racing, working in his garage, hunting, fishing, and spending time at PMI. Above all, he adored his family and grandchildren, all of whom kept him going. Larry Sr. will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com.