Larry E. Emerson, 74, of Titusville, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at UPMC Hamot in Erie.
Larry was born on August 15, 1947, in Titusville to the late William F. and A. Patricia Smith Emerson. He married Cynthia A. Murray on August 14, 1982, at the Diamond Methodist Church.
He was a graduate of Pleasantville High School, Class of 1966. He also attended the University of Pitt at Titusville for computer programming.
Larry worked as a master machinist for various companies. He was manager for Allied Roll Builders, where he traveled to Australia to set up an industrial roll plant. He was owner of Roll Craft in Pleasantville for several years, and manager of Products Finishing in Erie, from where he retired in 2012. He was known as the "Roll King" by his peers.
He was a member of the Titusville School Board, the Vo-Tech Board, and the National Society of Metallurgy.
Larry was voracious reader, and enjoyed fishing, working in his vegetable garden, making homemade soups, and loved being with his family.
He is survived by his wife Cynthia of Titusville; 4 children, Jennifer Carson and husband Tim of South Carolina, Kristin Bradley of North Carolina, Kent Kaster and wife Cheryl of Titusville, and Lorraine Sutton and husband Jack of Titusville; 9 grandchildren, Kent J. Kaster II stationed in South Korea, Chad Hershberger and fiancé Brittney of Centerville, Jacob Kaster of Alabama, Kayla Saxton and husband Tyler of Titusville, Brooke Bradley and fiancé Kevin Scott of North Carolina, Andrew Bradley and wife Natalie of North Carolina, Jodi Bradley of North Carolina, Bradley Carson and wife Corinna of Virginia, and Jacob Carson of Virginia; 2 great grandchildren, Amelia Bradley, Emersyn Sage Carson due in July; a sister Ronna L. Kraemer and significant other Rodger Nydes of Meadville.
Per Larry's wishes no services will be conducted.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Benson Memorial Library 213 N Franklin St, Titusville, PA 16354.