In Memory of

Larry M. Koos

February 20, 1939 - May 9, 2019
From: Twin Lakes, IA

Twin Lakes – Larry M. Koos 80, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home, Fort Dodge.  Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 13, 2019 at Evangelical Covenant Church, near Pomeroy, with Pastor Marv Norlien and Pastor Linda Norlien officiating.  Visitation and viewing will be 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, May 12, at the Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City.  Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.

     Larry is survived by his wife Betty; son Jeffery Koos of Spirit Lake; grandson Brayde Koos of Fort Dodge; brothers, Wayne (Norma) Koos of Boone, and Ward (Connie) Koos of Walnut; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Orvy and Margaret (Albers) Koos.

    Larry Marion Koos was born February 20, 1939 at Harlan, Iowa.  He graduated from Walnut High School, with the Class of 1957.  Larry received his bachelor’s degree in Agriculture and Farm Management from Iowa State University.  He also served in the United States Army Reserve for several years.  Following his education, Larry worked at Doane Agricultural Service in Webster City and then opened a Doane office in Rockwell City.  Larry later established Koos Agricultural Service in Rockwell City until his retirement in December of 2018.  On August 20, 1977 he was united in marriage to Betty Bringle at Las Vegas.  The couple made their home at Twin Lakes.  Larry was an active member of the Evangelical Covenant Church, Rockwell City Lions Club, and a past board member of the Twin Lakes Water & Sewer Department.

Funeral Services
10:30 a.m. - Monday
May 13, 2019
Evangelical Covenant Church
Pomeroy, Iowa
Pastor Marv Norlien
Pastor Linda Norlien
4:00 to 7:00 p.m. - Sunday
May 12, 2019
Palmer & Swank Funeral Home
Rockwell City, Iowa
Organist - ReNay Hanson


Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 4:57 PM
“Our hearts ache for all of you and your loss is felt by many of us who loved Larry. There are many happy times that we will always cherish of our visits to your home at Twin Lakes. Being out on the deck and out on the water with the Koos' will always be wonderful memories. We loved our friend, Larry. His long suffering is over. He is healed and lives in the presence of the Lord.
Our love and condolences go out to Betty, Jeff & Brayde.”
- Randy, Peggy & Joy Petersen

Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 11:02 AM
“My heart is with you Betz. He was a wonderful friend! Never forgot my family. The Lord be with you and Jeff! Love you! Barb”
- Barbara Bringle

Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 7:28 AM
“Larry you will be greatly missed. You always kept Betsy on her toes. I have wonderful memories of spending time on the lake with you and Betsy. Lots of laughs and fun times. Love and Peace your niece Kris.”
- Kristina Kollasch

Friday, May 10, 2019 at 11:34 AM
“My thoughts and prayers to Koos Family!”
- Donna Harris Heiny

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