Lawrence Stephen “Larry” Marques of Tulsa, Oklahoma went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 23, 2015. Larry was born on March 11, 1939 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He married Delois Mae Isral Coleman “Penny” August 14, 1960. Larry attained a Bachelor’s Degree of Arts from Eastern State University in 1980. He worked for the State of Illinois EPA, Fluoridation Program and lead abatement and hazardous waste handling. After retiring from the state, he worked at DePaul University in Chicago. Larry spent most of his free time playing racquetball, traveling the world and playing his guitar. He is preceded in death by his parents Lawrence and Kathryn Marques and wife Delois. Larry is survived by his daughters: Roselie Weller and Delois “Dede” Marques-Harris and husband Darian; sisters: Beverly Pace and Mary Lou Marques and husband Lance; grandchildren: Rikki, Gavin and Lauryn Weller, Brandon, Stephen and Alyssa Marques and six great grandchildren.
- Date: October 29, 2015
- Venue: Fellowship Congregational Church
- Location: 2900 South Harvard Tulsa, OK 74112 - (Get Directions)
- Date: October 28, 2015
- Venue: Butler-Stumpff & Dyer Funeral Home & Crematory
- Location: 2103 E 3rd St Tulsa, OK 74104 - (Get Directions)