He attended Springfield Schools, graduating from Springfield High School class of 1971. He served in the United States Army during Vietnam, stationed in Germany. He served 3 years active duty and 10 years in the Guard Reserves.
On September 10, 1977 He married Sueann Sanford at the Weathersfield Center Church in Weathersfield, Vt.
Larry was employed on the assembly floor at Bryant Grinder Co. in Springfield for 23 years. He later owned and operated his own construction and excavating business for many years.
He enjoyed hunting, woodworking, four wheelers and raising miniature ponies and donkeys.
He is survived by his wife Sueann of North Springfield, one brother Christopher Griswold, of North Springfield, one sister Elaine Erskine of North Carolina, and nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his parents, and also by his son Shawn Griswold in 1997.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday April 22, 2017 at the Assembly of God Church in Springfield, Vt. Reverend Marc Aube Pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery in North Springfield, Vermont.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield, Vermont.