Larry R. Demmin, 75
April 5, 1940 -- July 19, 2015

Larry R. DemminLarry R. Demmin, age 75, of West Bend, died on Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Aurora Baycare Medical Center. He was born in Kewaunee on April 5, 1940, to the late Fredrick and Marelda (Zuege) Demmin.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1959-63. He met and married Marlene Rupp in Germany on Feb. 9, 1962. After service, he lived in Milwaukee until 1976 and then moved to West Bend, where he made his home.

He worked at Fabco Caterpillar in Milwaukee for about 40 years until retiring.

Survivors include his wife, Marlene; one son, Tony Demmin of Milwaukee; two daughters and sons-in-law, Heidi and Mike Theisen of Kewaskum, and Michele and Jim Rice of West Bend; four grandchildren, Tanya Theisen, Ryan Rice and special friend Abbey, Kyle Theisen and special friend Angela, and Tyler Rice and special friend Alexis; a brother-in-law, Terry Piekarski of Milwaukee; a sister-in-law, Brigitte McGuire of Sacramento, California; a brother-in-law, Alfred (Anamae) Rehm; a sister-in-law, Ursula (Bernard) Rouge, both of Germany; and several special nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Piekarski and an infant brother, Gerald Demmin.

Friends may call after 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 24, at Buchanan Funeral Home until the time of services. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 2:30 p.m. followed by burial with full military rites at Riverview Cemetery.

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