Gailard E. Larkowski, 89, of Fairfield Glade, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
He was born Jan. 4, 1928, in Howard County, NE, son of the late Steven Larkowski and Bessie (Jacobsen) Larkowski.
Gailard worked as a designer/draftsman and was a member of the Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church. He also proudly served his country in the Navy during World War II.
He is survived by his son, Charles Larkowski, Fairborn, OH; daughter, Rudi Kadre, CA; grandchildren, Peter Larkowski, Jillian Larkowski and Paul Larkowski; great-grandchildren, Brycen, Isabella, Elijah, Emilia, Eden and Noa; brothers, Gerald Larkowski, Laverne Larkowski and Larry Larkowski; and sisters, Nancy Darling and Kathy Christensen.
In addition to his parents, Gailard is preceded in death by his son, Roderick Larkowski; brothers, Donald Larkowski and Danny Larkowski; and sisters, Doris Leth, Helen Reimers and Linda Zaruba.
Funeral services were held at Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Jay Archer and Rev. Moses Han officiating.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on December 18, 2017