Kitts, Lawrence age 76, Passed away peacefully on May 19, 2023. He was born in Ithaca, NY on February 8, 1947. He was the fourth child of Marian and Harry Kitts. Larry resided in Eden Prairie, MN with his wife Jackie for over 30 years. They also enjoyed spending time in their various homes in Fountain Hills, AZ. Larry was preceded in death by his father, Harry, his mother, Marian, his brother, David and his wife, Jackie. He is survived by Jackie's son, Todd (Beth) Stead, his sister, Jean Cadwallader of Homer, NY and his brother, Harry (Marlys) of Orange Beach, AL. He is also survived by three grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and a devoted circle of friends. Special thanks are extended to Larry's long time travel nurse, Predi Massaquoii, from Dallas, TX who gave him such excellent care and to the staff at Aurora on France in Edina, Mn. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, June 23, 2023 at 11AM at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 715 Minnesota Mills Road, in Hopkins, MN. Visitation will be held an hour before the service. A luncheon will follow the service at the church. The family prefers memorials to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum either by mail (Attn: Tributes and Memorials, PO Box 860647, Minneapolis, MN 55468-0647) or via their website at arb.umn.edu/content/memorials-and-honor-gifts. Please indicate that your gift is in memory of Jackie Kitts and Larry Kitts as the family plans to use all donated funds for a tribute bench in their names, which will hopefully be placed underneath the Memorial Tree for Jackie's sister, Kristi Schubbe.
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