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Larry Glen Adler

October 8, 1951 ~ January 8, 2020 (age 68)


Larry Glen Adler, 68, of Waco was called home by his Savior on Wednesday January 8, 2020.  There will be a celebration of his life at Grace Gardens Funeral Home at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 25, 2020 with a reception following. 

Larry was born on October 8, 1951 in Hillsboro, Texas to Alfred and Gladys Adler.  Larry grew up in Pasadena, Texas and moved to Frost, Texas shortly after graduating from high school.  He married the love of his life, Jackie Adler, on August 4, 1977 in Malone, Texas.  Larry was a selfless, hard working man who dedicated himself to supporting his family.  He enjoyed working outdoors and spent most of his career driving dump trucks.  At the time of his death he was employed by Holy Contractors, LLC. 

Larry loved the Lord and he and his wife are members of First Woodway Baptist Church.  Anyone who knew Larry had no doubt that he loved his family and friends.    His life revolved around his wife, daughters, grandchildren, and great grandchildren – along with other family members and friends who became family to him. He loved cheering on his grandchildren in all they did and never missed an event.  He liked to spend the rest of his time watching old Westerns while cuddled up on the couch with his fur friend Bash, or driving around visiting friends and checking to make sure they were okay. He was always the first person to step up and help anyone in need. 

He was greeted in Heaven by his parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, in-laws, and son-in-law. 

Larry is survived by the joys of his life, wife, Jackie Adler; daughters Shari Brewer and husband Mark of Fairborn, Ohio and Keri Tindell of Hewitt, Texas, grandchildren Megan, Mallory, Madison, Jordan, Carter, Shelby, Addison and Jaxon;  and great grandchildren Kinsley and Cooper. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the No Limitations organization in Waco, Texas which provides opportunities for the special needs community in Central Texas to gather and enjoy adaptive sports and various activities.  paypal.me/nolimitations.waco

The family would also like to sincerely thank the medical staff at Baylor Scott and White Hillcrest, Waco, Texas and Kindred Hospital Tarrant County Ft. Worth Southwest for the loving and compassionate care given to our beloved Papa.  We will be eternally grateful to friends and family for their outpouring of love and support given to us during this time. 

To send flowers to Larry's family, please visit our floral store.


Memorial Service
January 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Grace Gardens Funeral Home
8220 Woodway Drive
Waco, TX 76712

January 25, 2020

3:00 PM
Grace Gardens Parlor
8220 Woodway Dr
Waco, Tx 76712

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