In Memory of

Larry Craig VanWesten

April 25, 1953 - February 9, 2019
From: Spencer, IA
Larry Craig VanWesten

Larry Craig VanWesten

Born: April 25, 1953
Died: February 9, 2019
Age: 65

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   Larry Craig VanWesten, the son of Lawrence and Harmina (Risius) VanWesten was born April 25, 1953 in Sibley, IA. His childhood years were spent in the Sibley area, where he attended school and graduated from Sibley High School.

     Larry has worked for Auto Glass his entire life, starting in Sibley, and then transferring to Auto Glass in Spencer until his retirement in 2015. He married Donna Janssen on October 27, 1979 in Sibley. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and camping.

     Larry passed away on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Spencer Hospital at the age of 65. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a nephew, Christen VanWesten.

     Left to cherish his memory are his wife Donna of Spencer, IA; 2 sisters, Karen and Connie VanWesten, both of Sibley, IA; 2 brothers, Greg VanWesten of Sibley, IA and Jeff (Renee) VanWesten of Royal, IA; 2 nephews, Ryan VanWesten of Royal, IA and Cavell (Emily) VanWesten and their 3 children of Sibley, IA; one niece, Keira (Scott) McCord of Norfolk, NE; other relatives; and many friends.

In Lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Larry's name.
Cavell VanWesten
Ryan VanWesten
Tommy Strouth
Keira McCord
Larry Van Ginkel
Lynn Beenken
Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 13, starting at 5:00 P.M., with family present from 5-8:00 P.M. at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer… A second visitation will take place on Thursday, February 14, starting at 5:00 P.M., with family present from 5-8:00 P.M. at Jurrens Funeral Home in Sibley.
At a later date


Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 12:40 PM
“Sorry for your loss. Always enjoyed dealing with Larry at the clinic and glass shop”
- Dianne Binder
Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 8:33 PM
“Donna, we were so saddened to learn of Larry's passing, know you are in our thoughts and prayers.”
- Kent and Cindy Langenfeld
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 5:17 PM
I am very sorry for your loss. Please accept my deepest sympathy and condolences. You will be my thoughts and prayers in the time to come.
- Your Cousin, Jan”
- Jan L. Janssen
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 2:38 PM
“Jeff and family we are so sorry to hear about your brother, remember the good times and know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
- Jim & Barb Meyerdirk
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:59 AM
“So sorry Donna,May God Bless and keep you now and forever,will miss our visits when we would meet.You are in our prayers and thoughts.”
- john cathy kirschbaum
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:59 AM
“Jeff, so sorry to hear about your loss. It's hard to lose a sibling, but remember the good times.

Judy Langholz”
- Judy Langholz
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:59 AM
“My deepest sympathies to all of you !
May he RIP
May your hearts be healed by Gods Love”
- Rhonda Olson
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:54 AM
“So sorry to hear about Larry. I am sure you will miss him very much. We are thinking of you and send our sympathy. ”
- Curtis and Marla Pyle
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:54 AM
“I was sad to to hear of your loss, Larry and Donna are special people, Larry will always be remembered for yes glass but so much more. To know Larry and Donna as a couple, you can truly say you are a better person for them being in your life. ”
- Joel Wassom
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 8:05 AM
“Donna and family,
Our deepest sympathy on your loss. We had many great conversations through the years and his wit and hearty laugh will be missed by many. Love to your entire family!”
- Scott & Jodi Ten Kley
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