John Sinclair Larder D.D.S., of Grass Lake, Michigan, age 84, passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Arbor Hospice Residence in Ann Arbor.
He was born on March 27, 1929, in Port Chester, New York, the son of William J. and Marie E. Larder. He attended the Michigan School of Dentistry and was practicing until 2013. He served in the United States Air Force at Lowry AFB in Denver, Colorado, as a dentist.
John was a man full of graciousness, intelligence, optimism, and love for his family and friends. He loved helping his patients and friends and would return on his days off or vacation, day or night. He loved spending time hunting and at Middle Village Readmond Twp on Lake Michigan at Shifting Sands Cottage and the farm. He will be missed by his dogs Ben and Beulah.
He is survived by his beloved wife Victoria and son Keith. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, and first wife Alice. Cremation has taken place per his wishes and a memorial service will be held at a later date.