Wolfgram, Larry Carl, Hemlock, Michigan


Passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at St. Mary’s of Michigan, age 75 years. Larry was born in Saginaw, Michigan September 1, 1939 the son of the late Howard and Mildred (Vaughn) Wolfgram. He married Dawn Mortimore September 20, 1958 and she survives him. Larry was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church and served on their building committee in 1978 when they built the new church. Larry retired in December, 1999 from McNally Nimergood as a heavy equipment mechanic. In prior years, Larry was a heavy equipment operator for many contractors. He was very proud of being a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 324 AFL-CIO for 51 years. Larry was also a member of the Historical Construction Equipment Association, the Antique Caterpillar Machinery Owners Club, He was an “Owner of Stuff”. In his retirement, Larry enjoyed digging ponds and fishing. He idolized his grandchildren and loved spending time with them. In addition to his wife, Dawn, Larry is survived by his children, Sally Otto (Becky, fiancé Jason, Jodi), Yvonne and Curt Rogers (Amanda, Nathan), Debbie Falicki (Kayla and Jon Nelson, Emily); a great-granddaughter, Nora Nelson; his siblings, Joyce Glazier (Jim Dietrich), Janet and Edward Leddy, Glen and Beverly Wolfgram and Phyllis and Richard Sikkenga; his sisters-in-law, Rita and Gerald Wazny and Byra and Duane Fritzler; several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Thomas H. Wolfgram and his in-laws, Byron and Dorothy Mortimore. The funeral service will take place on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 2461 N. Raucholz Road, Hemlock. Rev. Dr. William L. Morris will officiate with burial in Richland Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at W. L. Case & Company, 201 N. Miller Road, Saginaw, Thursday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and at church Friday from 10 a.m. until time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to St. Peter Lutheran Church or the American Diabetes Association. www.casefuneralhome.com