Larry L. Flint, 73|
Larry L. Flint of Northvue Court in Newburg passed away at his home
Friday evening, Dec. 30, 2011. He was 73 years old.
Larry was born in Pelan, Minn., on Dec. 13, 1938, the son of Leonard
and Elsie Bloomquist Flint. After his schooling, Larry served in the
U.S. Navy as a boilerman. On July 1, 1961, he was united in marriage
with Rosemary Sauer at St. Maryís Catholic Church in Barton. Larry
married Lynn Langer Kleinke at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Port
Washington on Nov. 3, 1984. The couple lived in Port Washington and
moved to Newburg in 1998.
Larry worked for Trak International in Port Washington, retiring in
2000 as a manager in the robotic welding division. Larry was a member
of St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Port Washington. His interests
included golf, oil painting, hunting and fishing. He played many
different types of guitars and had been in his familyís band, The
Country Kings, and later The Country Squires, playing local venues.
Recently, Larry had enjoyed going to jams in Saukville and Rubicon.
At home, he enjoyed vegetable gardening, spending time with his
family and lavishing attention on his dogs, Yoho and Willie.
Larry is survived by his wife, Lynn, of Newburg; their five children,
Wayne Flint of Saukville, Susan Schneider of Kewaskum, Cheryl (Curt)
Hamlin of West Bend, Cherie Gibes of Port Washington and Scott
Kleinke of Milwaukee. He is further survived by nine grandchildren,
David, Victoria, Amanda, Nicole, Stefanie, Austin, Bryce, Morgan and
Alysia; a great-granddaughter, Alana; nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends. He is also survived by his first wife,
Rosemary (Ray) Zimdars and close friend Kenny Knoll.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Elsie; two
brothers, Rudolph and Allen Flint; and one sister, Elaine Lofberg.
Funeral Services were held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at
St. Johnís Lutheran Church, 217 Freeman Drive, Port Washington. The
Rev. John Klieve officiated. He was interred the following day at
Union Cemetery in Waubeka. The family received visitors at the church
on Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Military rites followed the service.
Eernisse Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Online
condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.