Larry Reynolds Belt

October 1, 1931 - February 16, 2013

Larry Reynolds Belt, 81, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013, in Jacksonville, Fla. He was born October 1, 1931, in Kansas City, Mo., son of the late Raymond R. Belt and Ruth E. Belt. Larry grew up in Jefferson City, Mo., and graduated from Northwest Missouri State University on a basketball scholarship. He was an outstanding athlete, winning the Kansas City Tennis Open, Missouri State Tennis Championship, Missouri Valley Championship and the Nebraska Open Tennis Championship. He retired as President of Borg Warner Acceptance Corporation after 31 years. He was blessed by strong friendships and a family that dearly loved him. He leaves behind many cherished memories. Larry was a member of Leawood Country Club (Leawood, Kan.), Hallbrook Country Club (Leawood, Kan.) and a proud member of The Worthless Mens Luncheon Group. He was a member of Palms Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville Beach, Fla. He will be deeply missed by his loving wife of 34 years, Sandra K. Belt and his children, Larry R. Belt II, Judith Lynn Hagen (Peter), Dawn Lanier Monroe, Eden Monroe Sheffield (Matt); six wonderful grandchildren, Andrew Hagen, Daniel Hagen, Anna Hagen, Benjamin Sheffield, Alexandra Sheffield and Adam Slinin. A memorial service will be held at Palms Presbyterian Church-3410 S. Third St.-Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Larryís name to Jacksonville Humane Society ( Beach Blvd.-Jacksonville, FL 32216 or The Salvation Army ARC-1258 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250. Please visit our online Tribute at Services under the direction and care of Quinn-shalz, A Family Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

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