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Funeral for Larry Gebert to take place Tuesday, April 12

The public is invited to the service for Larry. It's scheduled for 10 a.m. on April 12 at Cathedral of the Rockies in Boise, and will be streamed online and on 24/7.

BOISE, Idaho — The family of longtime KTVB meteorologist and Idaho philanthropist Larry Gebert -- and Larry's work family at KTVB -- have been touched by the countless tributes, expressions of sympathy and sharing of memories in the days since Larry passed away.

On Tuesday, April 12, the community is invited to gather and bid farewell to a man who loved sharing his time and talents with the people of Idaho. A funeral service is set for 10 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Rockies, located at 717 N. 11th St. in Boise. 

The funeral is open to the public, but space is limited. Some streets surrounding the church will be closed at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

Credit: KTVB
Road closures, marked in orange, in the area surrounding the Cathedral of the Rockies for the funeral.

If you are not attending the service but wish to watch it, we will be providing live streaming coverage on:

Idaho State Senate Chaplain Doug Armstrong will officiate. Armstrong was general manager of KTVB from 1996 to 2018.

Larry died the evening of Friday, April 1, of complications from a heart attack he suffered two days earlier. He is survived by his wife, Julie; sons Austin, David and Michael; and daughters-in-law Ashley and Nicole.

Larry had worked with KTVB since 1992 as a meteorologist. He was a regular on Wake Up Idaho and the News at Noon. He highlighted numerous Idaho nonprofits through live appearances and "Where's Larry?" segments.

Cards may be dropped off at the KTVB building. Donations for charity in Larry’s honor can be given to the 7Cares Idaho Shares fund.

Read more about Larry here, and view on-air tributes to Larry from the KTVB staff and people from all over the community he loved so much in this YouTube playlist.

Larry Gebert: In Loving Memory

Watch more stories and tribute about Larry in our Youtube playlist

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