Larry J. Bey

October 8, 1946April 22, 2014

Larry J. Bey, age 67 of Greenville, Ohio passed away on Tuesday April 22, 2014 at 11:10 AM at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center, Greenville, Ohio. He was born October 8, 1946 in Darke County, Ohio the son of the late Francis X. & Marjorie A. (Berger) Bey. He retired from Daimler Chrylser in Dayton on January 31, 1997 after 30 years. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Greenville Elks Lodge; Greenville Eagles; American Legion Post #140; Greenville Moose Lodge; he loved to hunt, bowl, golf, and play cards. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife: Barbara F. (Lutz) Bey of Greenville whom he married July 17, 1965; children & spouses: Melissa Werling of Greenville, David & Anna Bey of Centerville, Ohio, Kimberly & David Schaefer of Huber Heights, Ohio, Lyndsey Bey of Greenville; grandchildren: Samantha Werling, Alicia Smith, Courtney Schaefer, Annika Bey, Lauren Bey, Christopher Schaefer, Nicholas Schaefer, & Tristan Bey-Russell; great grandchildren: Sofia Smith, & Alexander Smith; brothers & sister in law: Edward & Barbara Bey of Hillsboro, Ohio, Victor Bey of Greenville; sister & brother in law: Christine & Duane Detrick; & numerous nieces & nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday April 29, 2014 at 10:30 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church 233 West Third Street, Greenville, Ohio with Rev. Fr. John White Celebrant. Burial will follow in Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday April 28, 2014 and from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Tuesday at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home. A Moose Lodge of Sorrow will be held on Monday at 7:45 PM and a Rosary Service will be held at 8:00 PM on Monday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the CJD Foundation 341 W. 38th Street, Suite 501 New York, NY 10018 or a State of the Heart Hospice.


  • Visitation Monday, April 28, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Larry J. Bey

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Susan Wilson

April 29, 2014

So sorry for your loss you and the family are in our prayers!!!!

Sheila Spahr

April 28, 2014

So sorry to hear about Larry. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Sylvia Ellert

April 28, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers to the Bey Family, so sorry for your loss.

April 27, 2014

Sympathy to family and friends. Gene Smith.

Teresa Smith & Family

April 26, 2014

Barb, May you and your family know that your memories of Larry will always be with you. Praying for some peace and comfort for all of you. I love you more than words can say.

deb dull

April 26, 2014

I pray the Holy Spirit will bring peace and comfort to you all <3

April 26, 2014

Missy and the Bey family, We are so sorry for your loss. We so understand what you are going through, the pain in your hearts, and missing him. You and your family are in our thoughts and Prayers. Tish Holmes, Joyce and Keith Thwaits.

Donald York

April 26, 2014

I went to school with Larry, he was a good friend. My condolences to the Bey family.

April 26, 2014

Deepest sympathy to Larry's family.
Bob and Kathy Brandon

Hildegard Schaefer

April 26, 2014

As the days and weeks pass and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.