Rodeghier, Lawrence J.
Lawrence J. Rodeghier, age 100, formerly of 410 Ash Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Friday, November 9, 2012 at Arborwood Lodge in Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
Memorial Services are 11:30 AM Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. John Steiner will officiate. Burial in Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI from 4:00-7:00 PM Monday and Tuesday at the Church from 11:00-11:30 AM.
Lawrence was born March 18, 1912 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Dominick and Gertrude (Withers) Rodeghier. He married Margaret Patrykus on July 5, 1936 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Lawrence was employed by the State of Wisconsin-Department of Transportation retiring in 1960.
Lawrence served in the National Guards. his hobbies included flowers, trees, fishing, hunting, playing cards, birds and especially being an awesome story teller and making grandkids feel so special.
Lawrence is survived by his three daughters, Marcia Schmidt, Nancy Zakrzewski and Jennifer Lukowicz all of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; son, Russell Rodeghier of Tucson, AZ; 11 grandchildren, Steve, Eric, Todd, and Matthew Schmidt, Sarah Schwartz, Bill Jr. and Bob Zakrzewski, Lori Schultz, Jason Rodeghier, Amy Mancl and Eric Timm; 22 great grandchildren, 8 great great grandchildren, favorite daughter in law, Lisa Sinclair of Marshfield, WI and also by very special loving nephews.
Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents; wife; 4 brothers, Chris, Len, Harold and Calvin, 1 sister, Marjorie Staven and 1 great grandson.