Born on September 26, 1938 in Jonesport, Maine, he was the son of the late Clydie Samuelson.
After high school, Larry was very honored to have served his country in the United States Coast Guard.
On April 5, 1969, Larry married Carol A. McFadden at the United Protestant Church in Fort Ann. They were married 46 wonderful years.
For many years, he worked numerous millwright jobs, finally retiring from Finch Pruyn Inc. in Glens Falls.
Larry was a proud member of the Hudson Falls American Legion Post 574. He was an avid outdoorsman, who loved hunting. Larry also enjoyed scratch offs and gambling at the Racino. All animals were special to him, especially his cats and three dogs, Pup, Tony and Patches. The most important part of his life was spending time with his grandchildren. He adored them and cherished every moment they spent together.
Besides his father, he was predeceased by his mother, Dorothy Samuelson and his cousin, Carol Ann Paradise.
Survivors include his loving wife, Carol Plummer of Hudson Falls; his children, Tammie (Plummer) Colvin and her husband, Cory of Fort Edward and Brian Plummer of Hudson Falls; his special grandchildren, Sierra Beckwith, Cierra Colvin, Brianna Plummer and Cory Colvin, Jr; his beautiful great grandson, Kymani Beckwith; his brothers, Harland Samuelson and his companion, Rob Wheeler of Bangor, ME and Clydie Samuelson, Jr. of Columbia Falls, ME; his sister, Esther Savar and her husband, Michael of Windmoor, PA; and several nieces, nephews and a great nephew.
Friends may call on Saturday, February 28, 2015 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., 68 Main Street in Hudson Falls.
Services will follow the calling hours at 7 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Thomas Babiuch, officiating.
The family suggests that memorial donations be made to High Peaks Hospice, 79 Glenwood Ave., Queensbury, NY 12804, because of the wonderful care given by Stacie, Phil, Michelle and staff.