Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home
Larry T Banning
(December 16, 1961 - February 16, 2012)
Larry T. Banning, 50, of Tomah and formerly from Cuba, IL, died February 16, 2012 at his home. He was born on December 16, 1961 to Larry W. and Patricia D. (Marrett) Banning in Saragossa, Spain and was raised in Euclid OH. After graduating high school he was awarded a track and field scholarship to Ohio State University. Instead of pursing the scholarship, he proudly served his country as a member of the United States Air Force as his father did. Larry retired from the Air Force in 2001 after 20 years of service as an aircraft electrician. During this period he was active duty during Desert Storm and trained others to be electricians on F-16 fighter jets. In his free time, Larry enjoyed participating in the Air Force softball team league, for 20 years. He is survived by his son Patrick Banning, of Cuba IL, and grandson Braydon Parker Banning, a brother, Chris Banning, of Fort Worth, TX. He is further survived by other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Larry and Patricia Banning.
A Graveside memorial service will be held on Friday, February 24, 2012, 11:00 A.M. at the Cuba Cemetery, Cuba, IL. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be given at www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com.