Root, Larry 10/12/1946 - 6/6/2020 Kalamazoo Larry L Root, age 74, passed away June 6, 2020 at Rose Arbor Hospice. Larry was born on October 12,1946 in Kalamazoo where he spent his life. Larry worked for many years at Summit Polymers. Larry was preceded in death by his dad, Wesley (Dean) Root & son, Lance. Surviving are his wife, Karin Root. Children, Brandon & Brandy Root & Alicia Edson. Siblings, Linda, Gary & Tom Root. Larry donated his body to WMU School of Medicine. There will be no service at this time. Memorials may be directed to West Michigan Cancer Center in Kalamazoo.