Larry Bruce Pierce of Irondale, MO passed away in St. Louis, MO on Friday, December 11, 2020 at the age of 71 years, 10 months, and 27 days. He was born January 15, 1949 in Bonne Terre, MO a son of Joseph and Martha(Ezell) Pierce. On September 22, 1995 he was united in marriage to Sheryl Fritsche Pierce who survives. To this union are eight children; Karla Pierce, Tracey Levinski, Greg Roberts Pierce, Tammy Martin, Matthew Pierce, Donald Hall, Daniel Pierce, and Kathryn Pierce. Surviving Larry are one brother, Kevin Pierce, one sister Karen Cleveland, sixteen grandchildren, and three great grandchildren, and a host of other loving family and friends. He is preceded in death by two children; Greg Roberts Pierce, and Tammy Martin. Larry was employed with Ste. Joe Lead Company and worked many years as a miner. Larry had a passion for cars, he enjoyed getting together with his family and friends with the Leadbelt cruisers car club.