Lawrence “Larry” Paul Stifter, age 52, of Winsted, passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018.
He was born March 3, 1966, in Hutchinson, the son of Gilbert E. and Beverly Ann (Robison) Stifter.
Larry graduated from Silver Lake High School in 1984. He played football on a championship team.
Larry enjoyed hunting, riding motorcycles, snowmobiling, remote control airplanes, and trains. He could often be found putzing and tinkering in his garage.
He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra K. Fiecke-Stifter; daughter Courtney Bohnen of Winsted; stepsons Tyler (Ashley) Fiecke of Shoreview, Cody (Jennifer) Fiecke of San Antonio, TX, and Jack Fiecke of Minneapolis; grandchildren Ethan and Louis Fiecke; sister Margie (Jeff) Kehn of Chaska; brother Bruce (Tammy) Stifter of Silver Lake; nieces and nephews Jeremy (Cate), Matthew (Erin) and Meghan (Brandon); Hannah and Jake; and many other relatives and friends.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Diane; infant brother Joseph; paternal grandparents Frank and Dora Stifter; and maternal grandparents Frank and Margaret Robison.
A memorial service took place Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. at Grace Bible Church in Silver Lake with Dr. Tom C. Rakow officiating. Urn bearer was Courtney Bohnen.
There was visitation Tuesday, Dec. 4 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted; continuing Wednesday at the church, one hour prior to the services.
The Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted served the family. Online condolences can be made at www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.