Larry R. Gilley, 78, of Pacific, the father of UAW 2250 Financial Secretary Darin Gilley, passed away on March 7, 2019. Mr. Gilley was the son of the late Ivis R. Gilley and wife Lois (nee Ritter). He was born on January 15, 1941 in St. Louis and owned his own business, L.R. Gilley Electric.
Mr. Gilley was preceded in death by his parents, Ivis and Lois; and sisters, Iris, and Judy.
He is survived by his sons, Darin Gilley and wife Michele of Pacific, and Jason Gilley of Villa Ridge; sister, Midge Reder of Venice, FL; grandchildren, Miranda Gilley, Marissa Gilley, and Alex Albertson; great grandchildren, Kane and Quinn Albertson; brother-in-law, John Hunt; and many other relatives and friends.
A visitation and funeral service was held March 14, 2019 at Nieburg-Vitt, Thiebes Funeral Home with interment at Lake Charles Cemetery in St. Louis.
The family has requested memorials be made to the St. Louis Society for the Blind.