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Larry R. Sadowska

1947 ~ 2020 (age 73)



Larry Richard  Sadowska was born May 31, 1947,  and died at home on August 16, 2020.

He was a graduating  member of  Marshfield High School  Class of 1965 and graduated Barber College in Illinois. He was married to Francine (Morrison) Larson  on September 24, 1966, with plans to work in West  Bend, Wisconsin in Barbering. However, Larry was called to serve  in the  U.S.  Army  three days after their wedding. His service time  included Viet Nam, and he received  an honorable discharge.

He  returned to Marshfield and  began work at the Marshfield  Wilbert Vault Works where he remained until retirement. He was a lifetime member of the American  Legion Post 54 of Marshfield.  Larry truly enjoyed cooking for their events such as the  Central Wisconsin State Fair, but especially the breakfasts that profited little league and 4-H  groups.  He enjoyed deer hunting and all sports, participating in his younger years, and attending various games of his children and his grandchildren in later years.

Larry is survived by his wife, Francine, and 4 Children:

James (Dawn) Sadowska of Marshfield

Heidi (Daniel) Stangl of Stratford

Kurt (Shannon) Sadowska of Oshkosh

Susan Riedel of Black River Falls

9 Grandchildren:

Michael (Mallory) Sadowska;  James Andrew Kopf; Kati Sadowska; Jakob Sadowska; Alayna Sadowska; Ryan Sadowska; Heather (Derreck) Halterman; Christine Riedel; Trevor (Alyssa) Riedel

2 Great Grandsons:

Lukas Jordan Sadowska; Aero Michael Halterman

 He is further survived  by his brother, Frederick Sadowska and mother, Betty Sadowska.

 Predeeded in death by father Richard Sadowska and daughter-in-law Cassandra Riedel.

Larry's decision of no visitation nor funeral are being honored.

 "Remember me with smiles and laughter,  for that's the way I'll remember you all. 

If you can only remember me with tears,  then don't remember me at all." 

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