Larry J. Slezak

Born: Fri., Oct. 17, 1958
Died: Wed., Dec. 25, 2013

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Larry J. Slezak, 55 of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away peacefully on December 25, 2013 at the Lutheran Care Center in Poughkeepsie, from a courageous battle with cancer. Born on October 17, 1958 he was the son of the late John and Lillian Slezak. A lifelong resident Larry was employed by Price Chopper in Poughkeepsie, Burlington Coat Factory and the former Caldors. Larry was a member of the Hudson Valley Ski Club and First Evangelical Lutheran Church. Survivors include his Cousin Lynn Slezak and companion Irene Gray of Pleasant Valley, NY; step brother John Slezak and wife Louisette of Charlotte North Carolina; longtime friend John Hathaway of Kingston, NY and several nieces and nephews. The Family would like to thank the Doctors and Nursing staff on the 7th Floor of Vassar Bros. Medical Center for their compassionate care given to Larry. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday December 30, 2013 at 11:00am, at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church at the corner of Mill St. and Academy St. in Poughkeepsie, NY with Pastor Deborah Hafner De Winter officiating. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In Lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent to the American Cancer Society or Hospice Inc. at 374 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Arrangements have been entrusted to Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home, 39 So. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. (845)452-1840. To send on line condolences please visit our website at

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