Lawrence J. “Larry” Haley, 70, of Butler, passed away Thursday morning, October 24, 2019, at the Community Living Center of the Butler VA Medical Center.
Born June 26, 1949 in Butler, he was a son of the late Bernard L. Haley and M. Eileen (Denny) Haley.
Larry was a 1968 graduate of Butler High School and was retired from the City of Butler Parks Department, following 40 years. He was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. Larry had coached midget football, was an avid golfer and reader and enjoyed music and spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving in the United States Army.
Surviving is his wife, Therese M. (Robison) Haley, whom he married September 7, 1991.
2 children: Seth (Sharon) Coyle and Laura Haley, both of Butler.
8 grandchildren: Olivia, Kaitlyn, Anna, Ryan, Derek, Kian, Rory and Lachlan.
4 brothers: James (Joan) Haley, Michael “Mick” Haley, John (Gail) Haley and Terrance (Deborah) Haley.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Dennis Haley and his sister Mary Booker.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler, from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Sunday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, 128 North McKean Street, Butler. Entombment will follow in the Mausoleum of Calvary Cemetery.
St. Paul's Catholic Women and Christian Mothers will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Church to recite the Rosary.
In Lieu of Flowers, Donations may be made to the Butler Area Public Library, 218 North McKean Street, Butler, PA 16001, or to the American Cancer Society, 320 Bilmar Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205.