Larry L. Gullquist 70, of rural Clifton, Illinois passed away on Thursday October 4, 2018 at RML Hospital in Hinsdale, Illinois following a lengthy illness. Funeral services for Mr. Gullquist will be at 10:30 AM on Thursday Oct. 11th at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, Illinois. Friends may call on Wednesday at the Funeral Home in Clifton from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Chebanse, IL. Memorials are for St. Jude’s Childrens Hospital and the American Heart Association. Please share a memory of Larry at knappfuneralhomes.com.
Mr. Gullquist was born on November 23, 1947 at Clifton, Illinois the son of Harold J. and Mary Christina Frantz Gullquist, his parents are deceased. He married the former Vickie Ann Sorenson on March 16, 1968 at Chebanse, Illinois and she survives at Clifton. Also surviving are daughters, Tina (Jennifer) Gullquist of Diamond, IL and Pamela Gullquist of Clifton, IL and two sons David (Debbie) Gullquist of Chebanse, IL. and Keith Gullquist of Clifton, IL. There are five grandchildren Clayton and Payton Gullquist, Lilah and Zoey Meredith and Tanner Gullquist. In addition Mr. Gullquist is survived by two sisters and brothers in law and one brother and sister in law; Carol Ann and Romeo LeBeau of Chebanse, IL and Lola and Tom Schafer of Bonfield, IL and Raymond and La Rae Gullquist of Bourbonnais, IL.
Mr. Gullquist was a 1965 graduate of Central High School. He farmed all his life and prior to becoming ill he was employed by K&M Farms and Lindgren Enterprises. He enjoyed doing dot-to-dot puzzles while watching television, farming, going out with friends and being with his grand children.