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Larry Norman Froelich

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“Larry was much loved and thought of very highly as evidenced by his obituary and this lovely condolences record. He was taken too early at only...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: City - First Name

“To the Froelich family, I just lost my mother one month ago so I know what your going through. All I can say is my prayers and thoughts are with your...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Sean Ragan - McMurray, PA

“Larry was a hoss who made a commitment to be a good soldier and good man and never backed off from making the world a better place for the rest of us...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: John Rainbolt - Wintersville, OH

“So Sorry for you loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Scott Fazzone - Avon Lake, OH

“I would like to offer my condolences to the Froelich family. I did not know Mr. Froelich, but if he was any reflection of his son Mark, I know he was...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Mike Vida - Chantilly, VA

“Larry, Great career and get some rest my friend. You were a very good person and you did well. I look forward to seeing you in the future. I enjoyed...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: William Foley - Indianapolis, IN

“Larry was a best friend and close buddy of my husband, Lou. They met while attending OCS at Ft. Benning, GA in the early 60's and remained in touch...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Louis James - New Braunfels, TX

“A great man, Rest in Peace Larry. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Thomas Murden - Cordova, SC

“Larry was an Officer Candidate Classmate of mine (OCS 4-65)<br /><br />He was a good soldier, a great human being, and a...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: George Hughes - Gahanna, OH

“Larry was an Officer Candidate Classmate of mine (OCS 4-65) He was a good soldier ,a great human being, and a good friend.We will all miss him very...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: George Hughes - Columbus, OH

“The Froelich family is in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. It is comforting to know that Larry is at peace and his children will...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Growing up I knew Mr. Froelich was a smart man the moment his son, Mark, told me he doesn't cut the grass because his dad doesn't trust him with the...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Tito & Yukiko Lai - Grosse Pointe, MI

“My thoughts and prayers are with Larry and condolences to his family and friends. Deborah (McQueen) Coder, cousin ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with Larry at the Herald-Leader and would see him from time to time at St. Paul's in Grosse Pointe after I moved to Detroit. Larry was...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Brenda Rios - Northville, MI

“Larry was a great guy, who approached his job with a unique combination of seriousness tinged with good humor. I'm glad to have known and worked with...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Larry was an exacting newsman whose contributions to the quality of The Herald-Leader were huge. He was a pleasure to work with and he helped many...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“He made the Herald-Leader better. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Malcolm Stallons - Lexington, KY

“What a fine man and colleague he was. Peace be with the family. -- Maria Henson ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Maria Henson - Winston-Salem, NC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Rest in Peace Cousin Larry. ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Carol Bryant, Tom & Marla Stilgenbauer - OH

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Larry passed away on Monday, June 5, 2017.

Larry was a resident of Kentucky at the time of passing.

"He set high standards for our national and international coverage with his good judgment, passion for news, sense of fairmess, and good humor." Froelich grew up in Dover, Ohio and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Ohio University.

He attended U.S. Army Officer Candidate School in Fort Benning, GA, and served two years as an Army Public Information Officer there.

Friends are invited to a memorial service from 5pm to 7pm Tuesday, June 20, at Milward Funeral Home, 1509 Trent Blvd, Lexington. Burial will be later in Dover, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or the Lexington Humane Society.