Obituary – Larry Wieseler

HARTINGTON — Larry Wieseler, 76, Hartington, died on Thursday, February 14, 2008 at the Golden Living Center in Hartington.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, February 18, 2008 at 2:00 pm at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with Rev. John Pietramale officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington. Visitation will be on Sunday from 2:30 pm to 8:00 pm with a rosary at 3:00 pm and a vigil service and video tribute at 7:00 pm at the church. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Monday at the church under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

Pallbearers will be Trevor Wieseler, Ryan Osten, Marisa Eickhoff, Darin Wieseler, Rob Hill, Brian Hill, Jason Hill, Kelsey Weigel.

Larry was born on January 7, 1932 in St. Helena to Frederick and Catherine (Klug) Wieseler. He grew up in St. Helena and graduated from Wynot High School in 1950. He farmed and also worked fro the State of Nebraska Department of Roads until he retired in 1997. They moved into Hartington in 2000 and Larry has been a resident of the Golden Living Center in Hartington since January of 2007. He was a former member and parish council member of the Sts Philip and James Catholic Church. He was currently a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Larry liked to fish, play cards and pool, and spend time outdoors. He especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Larry is survived by his wife, Rosemary, of Hartington; 9 children and their spouses, Stan and Kim Wieseler of Obert, Barb Boston of Wynot , Connie and Bryant Sayers of Sierra Vista, AZ, Lyle Wieseler of Yankton, Bruce and Paula Wieseler of Hartington, Lori and Ken Eickhoff of Fordyce, JoAnn and Bob Weigel of Omaha, Lisa and Chris Caton of Omaha, Rick and Kelly Wieseler of Hartington, 24 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 3 sisters, Lucille Burbach of Wynot, Bea and Donald Dickes of Fordyce, Gert and Wally Gale of Wenatchee, WA, 2 brothers, Ralph and Mary Wieseler of St. Helena, Joe and Romaine Wieseler of St. Helena, and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 grandchildren, Ross and Sarah Wieseler, a sister, Sally Anderson, 2 brothers, Jerome and Art Wieseler.