Larry Allen Pesch, age 70, of Grand Forks, ND, took his first breath March 31, 1947 and 70 years later to the day, March 31, 2017, he took his last breath with his family by his side at Valley Eldercare in Grand Forks, ND.
Larry was born on March 31, 1947, in East Grand Forks, MN, the son of the late Adolph and Adele (Morin) Pesch. He was raised in East Grand Forks, MN, and attended Sacred Heart Schools. He was married to Dorothy Gust on September 16, 1967, in Greenbush, MN and the family made their home back in East Grand Forks, MN. During his career, Larry worked for the City of East Grand Forks, Frito Lay, and Sproule Farms in Grand Forks, ND, until his retirement in 2009.
Larry was a devoted father and loved his “Little Witches” (Granddaughters), and giving his grandson’s “Chicken Legs”. His sense of humor and compassion for his family and friends will be greatly missed.
Larry is survived by his 3 daughters, Kristi (Tony) Hanson of South Fargo, ND, Jamie (Trent) Nelson of West Fargo, ND, and Tammy (Chip) Shereck of Grand Forks, ND, 15 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; siblings, Sharon Tinkler of East Grand Forks, MN, Ron (Kate) Pesch of Waubun, MN, Rick (Diann) Pesch of East Grand Forks, MN, Michael (Kelly) Pesch of Mahnomen, MN, Gelene (Kenny) Riendeau of Grand Forks, ND, and Dale (Sheryl) Pesch of East Grand Forks, MN, and sister-in-laws, Sandy Pesch and Lori Pesch, both of East Grand Forks, MN; as well as many more nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Adolph and Adele Pesch, and brothers, John, William, Ken and Tim.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred.
Memorial Service: 7:00 pm, Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at Dahl Funeral Home, 2029 Central Ave NW, East Grand Forks MN, 56721
Visitation: One Hour Before the Service
Interment: Resurrection Cemetery ~ Spring 2017
Online Guestbook: www.dandahlfuneralhome.com
Arrangements By: Dahl Funeral Home ~ East Grand Forks, Minnesota