Richard Lauterbach(Aug. 29, 1950 - Feb. 15, 2014)


LONDON — Mark Richard Lauterbach, 63, of London, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at his residence.

Born Aug. 29, 1950 in Redwood Falls, Minn., Mark was the son of Leo Joseph and Jean Ann (Perrine) Lauterbach.

He was an avid fan of the University of Iowa Hawkeyes and the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Minnesota Vikings. He was a member of the London United Methodist Church and the Friends of London Public Library.

He was employed as a manufacturer sales rep for Peter Straaton, Inc., of Chicago for over 20 years.

Survivors include his wife, Janelle (JC) Lauterbach; siblings, Ann (Cliff) Waits of Maysville, Ky., Joe (Renee) Lauterbach formerly of Harlan, Iowa, Lisa O'Riley of Surprise, Ariz. and Sara (Gary) Glenn of Iowa City, Iowa; and many beloved nieces and nephews and their children, Vanessa (Mark) Snyder, Roswell, Ga. (four children), Mike (Alicia) Waits, Acworth, Ga. (two children), Matt (Trisha) Lauterbach, Harrisburg, S.D. (two children with one on the way), Christopher (Kelsey) Waits, Hastings, Minn. (two children), Eric Lauterbach, Smyrna, Ga., Tim Waits (engaged to Amanda), Lexington, Ky. and Maggie Glenn, Iowa City, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo Joseph and Jean Ann.

Memorial services will be held at the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St., London, at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 10-11 a.m.

If they wish, friends may make memorial contributions to the Madison County Humane Society or the London Public Library.

Online condolences for the family may be sent to

Funeral Home

Eberle-Fisher Funeral Home
103 North Main Street London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press on Feb. 18, 2014