Celebrating the life of Lawrence Grayling Sayers
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He was born September 14, 1954 in Pekin to Raymond and Aline McBride Sayers.
He married Kathleen “Kathy” Weaver; she preceded him in death. His parents and sisters, Beverly Sayers and Donna Cleaver also preceded him in death.
He is survived by his daughters, Amy (Steven) Deppert, Melissa Sayers; son, Jeffrey Sayers; adopted daughter, Stephney Goodwin; honorary daughter, Kalyn Wenner; grandchildren, Emma Sayers, Anastasia Sayers, Timothy Deppert, Ethan Deppert, Alexyss Elias and siblings, Richard (Donna) Sayers, Steven Sayers, Shirley (Dawn) Lacey, Phyllis (Bryan) Blair, Debra (Roy) Dagit, Robert Sayers, Michael (Colleen) Sayers and Mark Sayers.
Larry worked for Tomen Grain retiring in September 2015. He adored all of his grandchildren and was happiest around them.
Cremation has been accorded and a celebration of life will be held from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at the Eagles Lodge on Derby Street in Pekin.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at csmico.com
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