May 11, 1949 – Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Rogers, MN
Monday, June 3, 2013
The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael, MN
Sunday, June 2, 2013
FURTHER VISITATION MONDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME FROM 9:30-10:30 A.M.
Larry A. Leither, age 64 of Rogers, passed away at home May 29 after a 2 year heroic fight with Mantel Cell Lymphoma. He was surrounded by his loving family and friends.
He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Linda (Mackedanz); son, Lonnie (Sonya) Leither; daughter, Leann (Cal) Barott; grandchildren, Yolonda & Zygi Leither; brothers & sisters, Walter (Eileen) Leither, Shirley (Eugene) O’Neill, Ronnie (Karen) Leither, Eugene (Mary) Leither, Elaine (Lee) Eisenchenk, Sharon (Roger) Torborg, Marvin (Diana) Leither; father & mother-in-law, Henry & Mary Mackedanz.
He is preceded in death by his parents Edmund & Antoinette (Neutgens) Leither, & his brother, Daniel.
Larry served in the US Army Reserves for 6 years, honorably discharged in 1974. He was a dedicated & loyal union member of Construction & General Laborers Union Local # 563 for 36 years. Larry was a member of the Catholic Aid & the Knights of Columbus.
Larry was a loving Husband, Dad & Grandpa. His hobbies included fishing, hunting, playing cards, dominos & trips to the casino with his wife. He enjoyed feeding the birds, squirrels & having a beautiful lawn.
A special thank you to oncologist, Dr K. & the staff of MN Oncology clinic Coon Rapids, the devoted staff on 2 East at Mercy Hospital & to Dr. Chambers, his cardiologist for 15 years.
Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 11 AM at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Rogers, MN.
Visitation on Sunday, from 4-8 PM with a Knights of Columbus prayer service at 7 PM at The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael, MN.
Interment St. Martin Cemetery, Rogers, MN.