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September 12, 1919 – Monday, January 11, 2010

Service Information
St. Francis Cemetery in Buffalo
Saturday, January 16th
3:00 P.M..

Visitation Information

Richard R. Lyzhoft, age 90, of Buffalo passed away on Monday, January 11th, 2010 at Regency Hospital in Golden Valley.

He was born on September 12, 1919 in Campbell, Minnesota the son of Henry & Cora Dodd Lyzhoft.

On May 6, 1940, Richard R. Lyzhoft & Marie C. LaPlant were joined in holy marriage in Cresco, Iowa. God blessed their marriage with three children.

He was a heavy equipment operator for forty plus years. A former longtime member of Operating Engineers-Local # 49.

Survived by a son Roger R. (Janet) Lyzhoft of Watertown; three grandchildren, six great grandchildren, three great, great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by wife Marie, a daughter Donna, a son Donald, his parents, two brothers and a sister.

A Graveside service was held at 3 P.M. Saturday, January 16th at St. Francis Cemetery in Buffalo. Father Timothy Cloutier officiated.

A visitation was held at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo on Saturday, January 16th from 1-2:30 P.M.

Casket Bearers were Leon Vanderlinde, Troy Vanderlinde, Paul Lyzhoft, Louis Goeb, Richard “Rick” Lyzhoft and Josh Lyzhoft.

The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo served the family.

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