Larry Dale Clinton, Sr.

Larry Dale Clinton, Sr., 81, of Frankfort, Indiana, passed away December 28, 2022 at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born on May 18, 1941 in Newton County, Indiana to William E. and Eva (LaCosse) Clinton.  He married Bonnie Warren on March 1, 1969 and they had 53 years together, she survives.

Larry grew up in Roselawn, Indiana and graduated from high school in Newton County in 1959.  He moved to Frankfort in 1967 and worked as a Production Engineer for Mallory Controls for 39 years.  Larry was a life member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #976 in Frankfort.  He prided himself in caring for his family and never wanted them to go hungry, often working more than one job to ensure that they never did!  An avid woodworker, he made several furniture pieces for family members.  He also loved to shoot and cook.

Surviving along with his Wife: Bonnie are his Children: Brad (Sharon) Clinton of Frankfort, Bill (Barbara) Clinton of Florida, Jim (Shelley) Paddock of Zionsville, Betty Buck of Lafayette, and Craig (Rebecca) Stowers of Lafayette; Daughter-in-law: Sheila Clinton of Fankfort; Sister: Betty Gearheart of Rossville; 13 Grandchildren; 23 Great-Grandchildren; as well as several extended family and friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, son: Larry Dale Clinton, Jr., 3 sisters, and a brother.

In accordance with Larry’s wishes, no services will be held.  Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center and Clinton County Crematory, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort are honored to assist the Clinton family. Memorial donations may be made in Larry’s honor to the Salvation Army of Clinton County, 300 W. Washington Street, Frankfort, IN 46041.  Please visit, where you may share a message with the family.