Larry at home in Seattle

Larry DeSoto

First post: Jan 9, 2016 Latest post: Mar 3, 2016

Welcome to our CaringBridge site. We've created it to keep friends and family updated. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement during this time when it matters most.

Larry was diagnosed in mid 2015 with a fast-moving form of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).   It is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. The disease has robbed Larry of his ability to speak, to easily move and eat.  Larry's impressive intellect and great heart are trapped inside.  His senses are working, but his ability to communicate is dimming.  He is able to read, and he enjoys messages from friends and family.  If you can, would you please add some words of encouragement or happy memories to the guestbook?

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