Larry Lee Darnall
September 28, 1970 – February 24, 2018
Larry Lee Darnall 47, a UCCS police officer passed away on February 24th, 2018 after battling cancer. He was born on September 28th, 1970 in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri to Kenneth Wayne and Tok cha Darnall.
At the age of 2 the family moved to Colorado Springs, Co. He was a lifelong resident of Colorado ever since. He graduated from Sierra High School in 1988. During his years at Sierra, he participated in football and track. Larry exceled at playing the drums and played them for his schools marching band. After graduating high school he went on to get his post certification and he was hired as an El Paso County Sherriff’s deputy. He was with the Sherriff’s office for 12 years. After leaving the Sheriff’s office he became a UCCS police officer and was an officer there for 12 years, until his passing.
Larry was very passionate about serving the community and helping others. Larry was an avid outdoorsman; he loved fishing and camping with his son and friends, riding his motorcycle and just being outside. Larry was an extremely talented drummer and artist. He played the drums in several Colorado Springs based bands. He was a fabulous cook and had a great appreciation for food. Larry was one of the funniest people you could ever meet. He loved making people laugh and putting a smile on the faces of those around him.
He was a wonderful son, father, brother, and friend. He loved life, God, his children, family, and friends. He is survived by his son, two daughters, one grandchild, mother, sister and an extended family. He is preceded in death by his father. Larry will be greatly missed. Love you so much, until we meet again.
Celebration of Life Service March 5th, 2018 - 2:00 p.m. ROCKY MOUNTAIN CALVARY CHURCH 4285 Academy Blvd N. Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918
A reception immediately following the service at Rocky Mountain Calvary.
- Celebration of Life Service Monday, March 5, 2018