ROY ALLEN LAMPHIERRoy Allen Lamphier, 76, passed away peacefully on Jan. 27, 2014.
Roy Allen Lamphier, 76, passed away peacefully on Jan. 27, 2014, after battling with Parkinson's and Dementia for over 10 years.
He was born on Aug. 11, 1937 in Duluth to Vincent and Ruth Lamphier.
He married Gail Snidarich on Sept. 26, 1959 and they celebrated 54 years together. Roy served in the Army and worked for many years at Elliott's and Reach All. He was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather who loved spending time with his family. He had a great sense of humor and quick wit. Roy enjoyed camping, fishing, bowling, horseshoes, working on cars, and going to auctions. He was always there to lend a hand and he will be greatly missed.
Roy is survived by his wife Gail; his children Sandy Agne, Jeff (Shelly) Lamphier, Bonnie (Bob) LaFontaine, and Brenda (Dave) Malm all of Duluth; grandchildren Justin (Jessie), Rachel, Cody, Tyler, Josh and Evan, and many other family members and friends.
VISITATION: 10 a.m. Friday Jan. 31, 2014 until the 11 a.m. Memorial Service in Sunrise Funeral Home. Inurnment will be at Sunrise Memorial Park. Arrangements by Sunrise Funeral Home. To leave an online condolence see www.sunrisefuneralhomeandcemetery.com.