Larry StefanskiFebruary 3, 1945 ~ May 8, 2017 (age 72)
Larry Francis Stefanski, age 72, of Toledo, OH passed away Monday, May 8, 2017. Larry was born in Rosenheim, Germany and immigrated to the United State in 1951 with his family and went on to join the U.S Army and served with the 418th Medical Company as a Specialist 4th class from 1962 to 1965 and spent 3 more years in the Reserves. He received his Honorable Discharge in 1968. Larry worked at Doehler-Jarvis for 34 years and then moved to Shelbyville to work at Ryobi for 16 years.
Larry was a hard working, family man and loved to go boating on Lake Erie and later Lake Monroe, once he moved to Indiana to be closer to his family. Larry was an avid lover of German Shepherd dogs and a successful breeder with champion stock. Larry loved spending time with his grandchildren and taking them fishing, shopping and to the movies.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents Stefan Stefanski and Franczeska Burzynski and brother Richard Stefanski (Cindy). Larry is survived by his brother John Stefanski and sisters Barbara Pawlicki, Donna Alexander (Robert), Theresa Haley (Denis) and Elizabeth Wawrzyniak (Mark). Larry also leaves 3 children, daughter Randee Ottinger-Bryan (Brad), and sons Larry Stefanski (Britney) and Michael Stefanski (Melissa). Larry also leaves 11 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Larry was a generous and giving man and will be missed by all that knew him.
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