LAWRENCE CLIFFORD SCHOENLawrence C. Schoen, 81, of Cloquet, passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife of 59 years and his family Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
LAWRENCE CLIFFORD SCHOEN
Lawrence C. Schoen, 81, of Cloquet, passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife of 59 years and his family Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
Larry was born June 26, 1932, in Minneapolis, to Claude and Anna (Kolb) Schoen. They moved to the Cloquet area when Larry was 11-years-old, and he has resided here since. He graduated from Cloquet High School in 1950, and he worked for NW Paper/Potlatch for 34 years in the stock room. Larry married Marilyn Ervin July 31, 1954. Since retirement, his hobbies included woodworking, camping, fishing and enjoying his family.
Larry is survived by his wife, Marilyn; sons Thomas (Mary) of Austin, Texas, Michael (Tammy) of Cloquet and Christopher of Superior; daughters Patty (Steve) Tobolaski and Karen (Fred) Fleisch, both of Cloquet, Janet (Randy) Swanson of Minneapolis and Terry (Terry) Ziehl of Cody, Wyo.; brother Robert (Amy) Schoen of Cloquet; sister Claudette (Burt) Shotley of Cloquet; sister-in-law Shirley Mrotek of Park Falls, Wis.; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 10 until the 11 a.m. memorial service Tuesday, Oct. 29, in Queen of Peace Catholic Church of Cloquet.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 102 Fourth St., Cloquet, MN 55720.
The family has selected Nelson Funeral Care of Cloquet to assist them with arrangements. See the family guestbook at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net
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