Larry Paul TenBrink, 73, passed away peacefully in his sleep November 2, 2017 in Frisco Texas after a 2 1/2 year battle with cancer. Larry was born February 22, 1944 in Los Angeles California to James and Evelyn TenBrink. He is survived by; his wife, Constance TenBrink; his sons Todd TenBrink and Ryan TenBrink; his daughter in-law, Jennifer TenBrink; grandchildren, Max and Samantha and his second family; Reid Fewell, Quinn Casazza and her husband Nicholas Casazza, and their two children, Julian and Presley Casazza.
Larry graduated from Campbell High School in Campbell, California. He received his undergraduate degree from San Jose State College, and went on to earn his Masters of Business Marketing at the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. Go Ducks!
Larry was a world traveler and liked nothing more than to hit the road with family and friends. Especially for his annual ‘guys trip’ with his two sons. His exuberant and colorful personality leant its’ self to his entrepreneurial endeavors over the years. His career was vast and artistically driven. After graduation Larry worked at Hallmark cards in Kansans City, eventually owning and operating two advertising agencies. He then re-entered the greeting card industry with his wife. Together, they owned three online greeting card companies, the last being Zillo Mart. Larry was a car lover, a military plane enthusiast, an avid tennis player, and 7-time marathon runner.
He will be immensely missed by all that were blessed to know him, but forever remembered for his whimsical and vibrant spirit.
Larry was a member of Bent Tree Bible Fellowship. He is in heaven solely because he knew, and was known by, the Lord Jesus Christ. It is in Him that we, as Larry’s family, give all the glory, honor and praise.