Lawrence "Larry" Michael Kemp, Sr., age 65 of Harahan, passed away on Wednesday, December 25, 2019. He was born to the late Robert and Sarah Kemp in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 21, 1954.
Larry is survived by his beloved wife of 38 years, Linda Kemp, his son Lawrence "Larry" Kemp, Jr. (Amanda), his granddaughter, Camille Kemp, and his brother, Robert Kemp (Frances). He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Larry graduated from Archbishop Rummel High School and spent his career at Ace Electrical Distributors, retiring as manager in 2005. Larry was devoted to his son and spent countless nights and weekends coaching baseball, basketball and soccer. He had a heart of gold and would stop to talk, listen and share stories with anyone he crossed paths with. His love for family and friends was endless and you couldn’t help feeling looked after in his presence.
Family and friends are invited to Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemetery, 4900 Airline Dr. Metairie, LA 70001 on Friday, January 3, 2020 for visitation from 11:00 to 1:00pm with a service beginning at 1:00pm followed by burial.
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