MARION, Iowa - Lawrence "Larry" Paul Valencic, 83, of Marion, Iowa, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the Hiawatha Care Center, Hiawatha, Iowa. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m., Friday, May 9, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Marion. The family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at Murdoch Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Marion, with a vigil service beginning at 5 p.m. The family will also greet friends one hour prior to the Mass at the church on Friday. Private graveside service will be at the Fernwood Cemetery, Gladstone.