Lawrence “Larry” Dean Aleo of Bath, formerly of Eaton Rapids,
Passed away after a battle with cancer, August 5, 2019 at the age of 61. Larry was born in Eaton Rapids, April 17, 1958, the son of Donald E. and Virginia (Chadwick) Aleo. He was a 1977 graduate of Eaton Rapids High School and was an excellent football player. Larry was a farmer at heart and also drove a truck. His hobbies included watching his favorite MSU teams play sports, fishing, hunting, farming, spending time with his grandchildren and his dog, Buster.
Larry is survived by his mother, Virginia Gibbs of Lake; wife of 35 years, Susan (Strang) Aleo; children, Ashley (James McConnell) Aleo of Lansing, Jason Aleo of Bath; grandchildren, Leeland and Macklynn; siblings, Ralph Aleo of Herman, MI, Robert (Pam) Aleo of Eaton Rapids, Mike Aleo of TN, Sam Aleo of WA, Cindy Dowding of Lake; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father; brother, Donald B. Aleo.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses. Arrangements were entrusted to the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. Please visit our website to place online condolences, www.millsfuneral.com.