Lawrence J. Zuther

June 10, 2020

Lawrence J. Zuther, 92, of Rossville, Ind., died at 2:35 p.m. on June 10, 2020 at Milner Health Care, Rossville, Ind.  Mr. Zuther was born August 12, 1927 in Harvey, North Dakota to Albert and Anna (Gollneck) Zuther.  On July 30, 2004, he married Janet (Medaris) Parks and she survives.

The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff of Milner Health Care for the loving care they provided to Lawrence and Janet.

Visitation and Services

Services will be held in Anamoose, North Dakota. A Celebration of Life will be at the Kilmore United Methodist Church at a later date.

Survived by:

Wife: Janet Zuther, 4 Sons: Lowell Zuther, Lloyd Zuther, Leon Zuther and Leroy Zuther, 2 Daughters: Diana Dockter and Clare Renner, 2 Step-Daughters: Kathy Bramer and Cindy Felix, 2 Step-Sons: Bradley Parks and Brant Parks

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12 Condolences for “Lawrence J. Zuther”

  1. The Schermans June 11, 2020 at 9:35 pm

    I’m so sorry for the loss of this fine man. Even though Ed and I only knew him for a short time we enjoyed his company and wit. Loved when him and Janet would come visit the farm and we could talk about it. TAMMY AND ED SCHERMAN

  2. Lea McClellan Ray June 12, 2020 at 5:40 am

    Lawrence was such a kind and gentle man. He was funny and always had a funny story to share. His smile was infectious and the twinkle in his eye was fair warning a joke was on the way. I will miss him.

  3. Becky Fontenot June 12, 2020 at 8:48 am

    Aunt Janet, so sorry for your loss. …Becky

  4. Gary A.Vannatta June 12, 2020 at 9:48 am

    So sorry to hear of Lawrence passing. He was such a good man. I have memories of being around and talking with him during my teenage years. My prayers and thoughts are with all the family.

  5. Leo & Nina Rath June 12, 2020 at 11:40 am

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    May God comfort you .

  6. Carol Pollema June 12, 2020 at 11:50 am

    So sorry everyone.. you have our sympathy from Keith and Carol Pollema

  7. Jeff and Tina Swift June 12, 2020 at 4:46 pm

    Janet we are so sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
    Jeff and Tina Swift

  8. Mark and Maureen Reule June 12, 2020 at 6:08 pm

    Sending prayers and our condolences. God bless you

  9. Lynette Bender June 12, 2020 at 11:35 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. Continued prayers for all of you.

  10. Veronica Pillatzke June 13, 2020 at 5:44 am

    To Lawrence’s children and his loving wife:
    I am heavy hearted to hear your dad died. At the same time I am at peace because Lawrence lived his life to the fullest. He was one of my favorite uncles. My dad, John Pillatzke, looked up to Lawrence and they got together all the time. I remember playing with Leon and Leroy on the farm. Even Diana and Clare. After dad died he would come over to the house to check on us often. He always had a big grin upbeat attitude and new joke to tell. I know Lawrence is probably sipping a beer and telling dad jokes and catching him up on all the Anamoose news. My thoughts are with you and all the family. I know there’s an big empty space in your heart at this time, but console in the fact that he had a great full long life always surrounded by his family and relatives. The true riches of life. He had them and in turn he gave everyone a big smile a joke to brighten your day and a wink of the eye to show you how much he cared. If any of you would like to sit and talk about the good memories please pick up the phone I love you all and call me anytime. Ph#(702)912-7686

  11. Kim Wiles June 13, 2020 at 11:34 pm

    So sorry Janet you’re in my prayers love you

  12. Laura (Bohara) Boucher June 14, 2020 at 6:26 pm

    Wow, Lawrence looks very much the same as he did in the late 1980s and 1990s when he was my bus driver for Anamoose Public School, ND. He was the best bus driver ever! A very kind and caring man. Rest in peace. Thoughts and prayers to the family.

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