Had passion for Harleys

A elebration of the life of Charles Allen Large will take place March 30 at 2 p.m. at Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna.

Mr. Large, 56, died Feb. 13, 2014, at the Bailey Hospice Center in St. Augustine, Fla. following a battle with pancreatic cancer.

He was born in Cleveland on Feb. 18, 1957, to parents Walter and Kathleen Large. He grew up in Aurora, graduated from Aurora High School and was owner of Automotive Service Center in Ravenna since 2002, recently having sold it to a longtime employee. He had a lifelong passion for Harley Davidson motorcycles.

Survivors include his sisters Helen (David) Smith, Martha Jo (Steve) Czirok, Kathy (Paul) Kovach and Karen (John) Jagusch; and brother Larry (Carol) Large; plus their extended family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Kathleen Large.

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In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Bailey Family Center for Caring Community Hospice, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, Fla. 32257.