Lawrence Robert GressmanLawrence Robert Gressman passed away peacefully on Nov. 12, 2013 with his family by his side.
Lawrence Robert Gressman passed away peacefully on Nov. 12, 2013 with his family by his side.
Larry was born Oct. 26, 1951, to Joe and Ada Gressman.
He was united in marriage to Debra Lynn Jewell on June 10, 1972, in St. John's Catholic Church in Duluth. He graduated from Cathedral High School in 1969 and enlisted in the 109th Army National Guard. He retired in 2011 from the Mt. Royal Postal Service as a letter carrier after serving 38 ½ years.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents Joe and Ada; brothers Joseph and John; and father-in-law Clifford.
He is survived by his loving wife and best friend of 41 years, Debra; his four beautiful daughters Theresa, Jessica (Eddie) Haylock, Melissa and Amanda; his mother-in-law Bernice Jewell, his brother Bob (Arlene); sisters-in-law, Janet, Pam and Sandy; six grandchildren, Rylan, Quintin, Alahna, Peyton, Alexis and Parker, who made his life light up with joy. Larry will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
VISITATION: 10:30 until the 11:30 Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, in St. John's Catholic Church, 4230 St. John Ave., Duluth, with The Reverend Richard Kunst officiating. Services entrusted to Cremation Society of Minnesota 218-624-5200