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Obituary for Larry J. Nagel

Larry J. Nagel of West Valley, passed away Friday, October 20, 2023 at The Pines in Machias at the age of 76.

He was born June 12, 1947 in Springville, a son of the late Norbert and Kathryn (Hughey) Nagel.

He was an equipment operator for many years for the Town of Ashford, and was also a member of the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in West Valley where he was involved in various committees within the church. Additionally, he was a member of the West Valley Volunteer Hose Co. for 57 years, a member of various fire and EMS Associations, and he was also one of the first EMT's in the West Valley Fire Dept. Larry had also served as the District Deputy Fire Coordinator for district five for many years. During his involvement with the fire dept., he received many awards over the years for his outstanding service.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Button, whom he married December 24, 1997 in West Valley. He is also survived by his sister, Linda (Dr. Franklin) Meyer of Eden.

He is predeceased by his parents.

Friends may call on Monday, October 23, 2023 from 2-4PM and 6-8PM at the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, 271 E. Main St. Springville, where a Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 11AM. Final interment will take place in Mt. Hope Cemetery in West Valley.