Lawrence E. Hintze
Lawrence E. Hintze
  • August 9, 1932 - December 21, 2017
  • Davenport, Iowa

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Lawrence "Larry" Edward Hintze, 85, of Davenport passed away Thursday, December 21, 2017 at ManorCare Utica Ridge.

Funeral services will be held at 10AM, Thursday, December 28, 2017 in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be held from 4-7 PM, Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at the mortuary. Memorials may be made to the family.
Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Online tributes may be expressed at

Larry was born on August 9, 1932 in Davenport but lived in Bettendorf. He was united in marriage to Shirley Eick on July 2, 1953. She preceded him in death on October 9, 1999.

Larry served 18 years in the Navy on the air craft carriers. Larry worked in the Davenport and Bettendorf School System, known as Mr. Larry. He was a very loving and caring person. He loved his family get togethers and enjoyed making people laugh. He enjoyed life, dancing, and golfing. Larry was an avid Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs fan. He loved the Lord and was a saint.

Those left to honor his memory include daughters, Linda Hintze Johnson, Davenport, and Cheryl Hintze, Bettendorf, grandchildren Jason (Justine) Johnson Maysville, Ryan Johnson, Davenport, and Jonathan "JJ" Johnson, Davenport, great grandchildren, Lilly, Lars, Lola, and Aylivia, and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Shirley, daughter Cynthia, and brothers and sisters.