Larry Hillar (Joseph) Fangmann, 69, of Cascade, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 at Mercy One of a sudden illness.
Services for Larry will be at noon, Saturday, March 2, 2019 at St. Martin Catholic Church in Cascade, with the Rev. Douglas Loecke presiding. Mass servers will be Ben Spriggs and Carter Bierman. Lector will be Tom McDonnell. Placing of the Pall will be done by Vicki Fangmann, Tina Boesenberg, Jodi Fangmann, Larry Fangmann Jr., Melissa Bierman and Wendy Verge. Giftbearers will be Chelsea Jacobs, Estee Winter and Ellie Winter. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Cascade. Following the burial, a celebration of Life will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Cascade from 1:30-4:30.
Casketbearers will be Dakota Boesenberg, Jeremy Jacobs, Nicolas Spriggs, Douglas Verge, Austin Verge, Craig Bierman, Logan Verge and Larry Winter.
He was born Aug. 23, 1949 in Cascade, son of Louis H. and Jeanette R. (Smith) Fangmann. He is a graduate of the former Aquin High School in 1968. On Feb. 1, 1969 he was united in marriage to Vicki Callahan at St. Martin’s. He was employed as a guard at the Anamosa State Penitentiary. He also worked as a carpenter, farmer and D.H.I.A. milk tester and was a member of Sacred Heart Parish in Fillmore.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived and will be dearly missed by Vicki Fangmann, his wife of 50 years, of Cascade; and children, Tina (Larry Winter) Boesenberg and their children, Chelsea (Jeremy) Jacobs, Dakota Boesenberg, Estee Winter, and Ellie Winter of Center Point; Jodi Fangmann and Larry “Sonny” Fangmann Jr. both of Cascade; Melissa (Craig) Bierman and their children, Nicholas Spriggs, Ben Spriggs, Carter Bierman of Potosi, Wis.; Wendy (Doug) Verge and their children, Austin Verge, Logan Verge, and Cameron Verge of Marion; his siblings, Karen (Carl) Kelchen, of Cascade, Thomas (Linda) Fangmann of Arizona City, Ariz., Carol Jean (James) Triplett of Springville, Mo., Mary Jo (Joseph) Wagner, of Anamosa, Lee Fangmann, of Cascade and Joannie Knapp, of Dubuque; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Peggy (Bob) Woerdehoff, of Marion, Kathy (Tom) McDonnell, of Cascade, Robert (Lou) Callahan, of Dubuque and Timothy Callahan, of Key West, Fla.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and his oldest son, Shane Fangmann; his brother, James Fangmann; his mother and father-in-law, William “Billy” and Agnes “Bobby” Callahan; a sister-in-law, Doris Callahan.
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