Larry Gene Ridgeway, 78 of Mt. Auburn passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 11:53 a.m. at his home in Mt. Auburn. He was born on May 27, 1938 in Mt. Auburn, IL the Son of George and Catherine (Kleiber) Ridgeway. He married Mary Humphrey on July 28, 1956 in Mt. Auburn, IL. He served as Mt. Auburns barber for many years; he was a car salesman and a Standard Oil Dealer.

Surviving are his Wife: Mary Ridgeway of Taylorville, IL; Son: David Ridgeway of Denver, CO; Daughters: Rhonda Sebben of Taylorville, IL; Julie LeBeane of Mt. Auburn, IL; Grandchildren: Misty, Zach, Jonas, Mande, Lindsey, Josh, Jayme, Brittany, Michael and Rachel; Many Great-Grandchildren and Several Cousins. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Son Danny Ridgeway and Brother Billy Ridgeway.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. The funeral service will follow the visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Dan Armstrong officiating. Burial will be held in Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Mt. Auburn, IL

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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