Randy D. Tarr, 48

Randy D. Tarr, 48, of Mayville, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2011, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee.

Randy was born on June 15, 1962, in Beaver Dam, to Clayton E. and Grace A. (nee Eilbes) Tarr. He was a graduate of Mayville High School. Randy was employed by Matenaer Corp. in West Bend, working in the shipping department.

Randy attended St. Mary and St. Andrew Catholic Churches. He always enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He loved the simple things in life – nature, fishing and music.

Randy is survived by his mother, Grace Tarr of Mayville; his daughters, Heather (Steven) Butterfield of LaCrosse and Michelle (Grant Wilcox) Tarr of Fort Myers, Fla.; his grandchildren, Steven "Trey," Sophie, Trevor and Jake; his partner, Jean Bosch of Mayville; his brothers, Jeff (Ardell) Tarr of Beaver Dam and Greg Tarr of Beaver Dam; his sisters, Linda (Joel) Kempfer of Wawautosa and Laurie (Todd) Charlton of Minnetrista, Minn. Further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Clayton.

A Memorial Mass of Christian burial will be held on Saturday, May 14, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Mayville, with the Rev. Tom Biersack presiding. A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Mayville. The celebration of Randy’s life will continue on Saturday night at 7 p.m. at Izzy’s Place, 214 N. Milwaukee St., Theresa.

Koepsell Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Mayville is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.