Lawrence P. Goldapske
Lawrence P. Goldapske, age 71,
of Fond du Lac, died Monday, July 29, 2019, at St. Agnes Hospital after a brief
battle with cancer. He was born on September 1, 1947, in Fond du Lac, the son
of John and Eunice (Frazier) Goldapske. On September 13, 1969 he married Betty
A. Giese. She preceded him in death on November 28, 2011. Larry worked as a
chef as Schreiner’s for twenty-five years and then at Wendt’s on the Lake.
Larry enjoyed fishing, gambling, coffee, and hanging out at Stretch Restaurant
and Faro’s Restaurant. He loved Wisconsin sports especially listening to the Brewers
on the radio.
Survivors include two children,
Robert (Stephanie) Goldapske of Lomira, Tammy (Jerry) DeWan of Antigo, WI; five
grandchildren, Graciana, Liliana, and Maycie DeWan, Thomas and Sophia
Goldapske; one sister, Karen (Bob) Mueller of Fond du Lac; and many brothers-in-law,
sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. He was
preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty; one son, Lawrence E.
Goldapske; his twin brother, Leo.
Visitation will take place on
Monday, August 5, 2019, from 4-7 PM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 N. Park
Ave, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Cremation has taken place and interment will take place
at a later date at Ledgeview Memorial Park.
Special thanks to his living
angel Mandy and her family Kevin, Brianna, and Shelby Wals.
As Larry would say, “See ya
later alligator, after while crocodile!”
In lieu of flowers, memorials may
be directed to Beacon House, 166 S. Park Ave, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935.
Additional information and
guestbook can be found by visiting ueckerwitt.com