Larry Luke, age 72, a resident at Snyder Memorial Home in Marienville, and a lifelong Brockway resident, died Thursday, June 9, 2011, at Warren General Hospital in Warren.
He was born May 20, 1939, in Crenshaw, son of Henry and Matilda Zamboni Luke. He was formerly married to Barbara Miller Luke, she survives.
Larry was baptized Catholic and was a member of the Orient Club in Brockway, Brockport Army/Navy Club and the Horton Tonwship Sportsmens Club.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing, NASCAR racing and country music. Larry was a heavy equipment operator over the years for Varsichetti Sanitation, Smith and Rogos Coal Company and finally retiring after working for Benjamin Coal Company.
He is survived by one daughter, Lori (Jeff) Johnson of Brockport; two sons, Larry Lee Luke of Brockway and Jerry (Rachel) Luke of Reynoldsville; one brother, Andrew Luke of Brookville; and one sister, Carol Connacher of Brockport. He is also survived by four grandchildren: Justin, Anthony, Dakota and Hunter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, an infant brother Frank, Frank and James Luke; and a grandson, Jonathan.
Visitation will be Saturday, June 11 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home Inc. in Brockway.
Funeral Services will be Saturday June 11, at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home Inc. at 3 p.m. Officiating clergyman will be Msgr. George Adams. Committal service to follow at St. Tobias Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, are suggested to a charity of the donors' choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.csfhinc.com 
Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home Inc., 1033 4th Avenue Brockway, Pa. 15824 is entrusted with the arrangements.