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Larry Sandbothe

November 14, 1944 — August 18, 2022

Neodesha, Kansas

Larry Charles Sandbothe, age 77, of Neodesha, KS, died at St. Joseph Hospital in
Wichita, KS on Thursday, August 18, 2022.
Graveside service will be held at Farmington Cemetery north of Fredonia on
Friday August 26th at 1:00 p.m.
Larry was born November 14, 1944 in Fall River, Kansas. The son of Luie
Sandbothe and Hazel Lorene (Foudray) Sandbothe. Larry attended school in rural
Neodesha and graduated from Neodesha High School in 1962. Larry was united in
marriage to MaryAnn Bryan on September 24, 1966. They later divorced. On
October 3, 1981, Larry was united in marriage to Diane Knoll at Bethel Church of
God in rural Neodesha. They were married 30 years before her death in 2012.
Larry was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and the Army National Guard. He retired
from the U.S. Postal service in 2010 after 17 years of service.
He is survived by two daughters, Denna (Sandbothe) Spears and her fiancee’ Daryl
Arnold and Adrienne (Sandbothe) Eastwood and her husband Nicholas Eastwood,
one son Tyler Sandbothe all of Neodesha; 6 sisters, Marilyn (Ed) Spor of
Hutchinson, KS, Margie (Justin) Linnebur of Moorhead, KS, Lynda (Jim) Evenson of
Chelsea, OK, Cathy Stierwalt of Dewey, OK, Karen Sandbothe of Independence,
KS, and Ann (Vince) Maldanado of Skiatook, OK; 5 grandchildren, Tifny (Spears)
Ecton and her husband Zeb, Kristen (Spears) Howard and her husband Corey,
Kelsey (Spears) DeNoon and her husband Andy, Ryder and Lucas Eastwood; 8
Larry was preceded in death by his wife Diane, his parents Luie and Lorene, 2
Brother-in-laws, Jerry Spears and Larry Stierwalt.
Memorials can be made to Disabled American Veterans Charity. On-Line condolences can be left to the family by going to

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Friday, August 26, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Farmington Cemetery

, Benedict, KS 66714

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