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Peter Lawrence "Larry" Fos, Jr.

Peter Lawrence "Larry" Fos, Jr.
  • June 14, 1937 - June 14, 2022
  • Ponchatoula, Louisiana

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“I am so sorry I missed the services for your sweet daddy. It's never easy to say goodbye but when we think of all the people who never knew their...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Julie Ginart - Friend

“Pete was a very special person. He welcomed you with open arms. Such a loss but such a blessing to have known Pete an share so many memories and good...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Allen Kaufmann - Slidell, LA

“Just learned of Larry's passing. Our sincere condolences to the entire Fos family. Friends from St. Bernard parish but, Katrina changed all of our...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: John & Jo Ann Walthers - Friend

“I would like to express my deepest Sympathy to June, Denise, Peter111 and John. Larry and I were very close when we were growing up.. Uncle Johnny...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Lorraine Salez Palmisano - LA

“My deepest sympathy and Prayers offered up for you all, Cousin June, Denise And Sal, Peter, & John, and entire Fos family. ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Kim Bertucci - Metairie, LA

“Cousin Larry, One of my Fave cousins, Right there w/June and Denise!! Thank you for taking me camping! Those sure were some good times! And that's...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Kim Bertucci - Metairie, LA

“June we are so sorry for your we are out of town we will not be able to attend the service but our thoughts and prayers r with you...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: frank & helene brown - kenner, LA

“We will miss you Larry. Our rally with the LePelicaneer's will not be the same without his smiling face and all the happiness he created. Prayers for...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Cathy & Skip Springer - Slidell, LA

“Denise, Katie, and Amy we are sending our deepest sympathies and prayers to your family. I know he will be greatly missed. ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: LUCILLE M HOWAT - Friend

“June I am so sorry to hear of Larry's death. He was a great man. He will be missed. I was happy to have him as a Godfather. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Rai Pizzolato - Metairie, LA

“A great man with a big heart whom I had the privilege and pleasure to sit down with and have a good glass of wine and good conversation. Thank you Mr...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: John Herrin

“June and Family, So sorry to learn of Larry's passing. We always enjoyed being around him and all of the family. Know of our sympathy and our...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Pete and Gail Lassalle - Family

“We will miss Larry at our annual gathering of cousins at cousin Gerald Carbo's house where we enjoyed watching an LSU game. Our condolences to the...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Peter and Lorraine Delatte - LA

“June I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Larry's passing. I will be praying for you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: Debbie Boyle - Bogalusa, LA

“A beloved friend to many and someone who will be missed by all who knew him. He never forgot his friends birthdays and he and June always called on...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Ed & Susan Broussard - LA

“Can't imagine life withou Larry,s smiling face, will miss him more than we can say. Gene and Carolyn ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Gene &Carolyn Wagner - Covington, LA

“The Fos Family , so sorry for the loss of Mr Larry. He was an awesome neighbor and had this personality that if you were having a bad day , he could...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Debbie Phillips - Slidell, LA

“It was a pleasure to help care for Mr. Larry. He left an impression on all of us at North Oaks Hospice. I'll always remember his outlook on life,...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Amber Cocchiola - Independence, LA

“Will always remember Larry teaching the Cruisin Cajuns how to do the Hula at his very first rally years ago. Will miss this dear man who always had a...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Emma Johnson - Kiln, MS - Friend

“June and extended family, I am so saddened at the loss of Larry. I dearly loved him and considered him part of my family. Praying that God gives you...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Carolyn Fraychineaud - Luling, LA

Peter Lawrence "Larry" Fos, Jr., passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, on his 85th birthday in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. He was born on June 14, 1937 (Flag Day) in New Orleans, the oldest of five children, to the late Ruth Carbo and Peter Fos, Sr. Larry was a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish before moving to Ponchatoula after Hurricane Katrina.

Larry is survived by his loving wife of over 62 years, June Fraychineaud Fos; children, Denise Pellittieri (Sal Jr.), Peter Fos III (Debbie), and John Fos (Wanda); grandchildren, Katie Daher (Joseph), Amy Fleming (Shawn), Amanda Pellegrin (Dustin), Sal Pellittieri III (Samantha), Jessica Gray (Heath), Shane Fos, and Blaire Fos; great-grandchildren, Oliver, Kenzie, Thomas, Grayson, Patrick, Samuel, Ethan, Lyana, Luke, and one "little Fleming pelican" on the way; siblings, Gaynell Bourgeois (Irwin), Joann Constance (Steve), Don Fos, and Dennis Fos (Debbie); and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Larry proudly served in the U.S. Coast Guard Reserves. He found his calling in life as an insurance agent, working for over 37 years at National Life and Accident Insurance Company/ American General Life. Larry was also a graduate of Francis T. Nicholls High School class of 1959.

Always ready with a joke and a smile, Larry had a zest for life. He enjoyed traveling, camping with numerous RV groups, playing a good game of cards, square dancing, and spoiling his grandkids and great-grandkids. Larry found so much enjoyment in playing the Easter Bunny and Santa Claus for numerous groups and organizations. He believed in finding that glass half full in any situation, and he filled his life with friends, family, and any stranger willing to strike up a good conversation.

In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by his grandparents, Josephine and Johnny Fos and Louise and Nicholas Carbo.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation for a celebration of his life at Harry McKneely and Son Funeral Home in Hammond, 2000 N Morrison Boulevard, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Saturday, June 18, 2022, beginning at 9:00 AM until 11:30 AM. A funeral mass will follow at St. Margaret Catholic Church, 30300 Catholic Hall Road, Hammond, Louisiana 70403, beginning at 12:00 PM.

Interment will follow in Rosaryville Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to North Oaks Hospice in Larry's name. They also ask that donations be made to local blood centers to help people like Larry. He would always thank blood donors whenever he could.

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