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Olbricht LarryLarry Carl Olbricht, 49, of Scottsbluff, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013, due to injuries sustained in a car accident in rural Scottsbluff County.

Celebration of Larry’s life will be held Thursday, November 14, 2013, at 11:00 am, at the First Christian Church, 2102 Avenue A, Scottsbluff. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park at Scottsbluff.  The family requests that you wear casual attire in honor of Larry.

In lieu of flowers memorials are kindly suggested to the family and can be mailed to Jerry Olbricht, 1717 Cowen Drive, Scottsbluff, Nebraska 69361 or The Larry Olbricht Memorial Fund at Dugan-Kramer Funeral Chapel in Scottsbluff.  Tributes of sympathy may be left at

Larry was born January 2, 1964, in Scottsbluff, Nebraska to Donald J. & Phyllis I. (Douglass) Olbricht.  Larry graduated from Scottsbluff High School with the Class of 1982.  He worked at various jobs and places throughout the years, the most recent being at Western Sugar.

He was an avid NASCAR fan and Jeff Gordan’s #1 fan.  He was a hard worker, always tried to provide the best for his family.  He loved to spend time outdoors fishing, camping, and working on cars. His hobbies included, drawing, plastic canvas, and crocheting. He never met a stranger.

He is survived by his children Kayleigh (Ian) Busse their children Brianika, Alexzander, and unborn child in April 2014; Cody Olbricht his children Carter, Mychal, and Demarcus, Dylan Olbricht, Jessica Olbricht (Fiancé Matthew Martin) her child Carly, and KellyJo Hays (Steven) Scott; father Don Olbricht; brother Jerry (Liz) Olbricht;  aunts and uncles Connie (Curt) Ernst, Carol (Lee) Schwartzkopf, Sandy Price, Ronnie (Sandy) Douglass Betty Douglass, Dean (Judy ) Douglass; his fiancée’s children, Cameron Brown and Jerred Cox; and numerous cousins, friends, and acquaintances.

He was preceded in death by his fiancée Mary Brown; mother Phyllis Olbricht; grandparents Carl and Judy Olbricht, Virgil and Madris Douglass and step grandparent Carl Ruffing; uncles Larry and Clifford Douglass and Dick Olbricht; and numerous cousins.