Larry Myron Mootz, age 79, of Merrill, Wisconsin passed away on January 24, 2022, in Wausau, Wisconsin. He was born on August 7, 1942, in the Town of Corning to Clarence and Pauline (Daubert) Mootz. He was confirmed at Stephen’s United Church of Christ in Merrill, Wisconsin.
In his younger years, Larry liked to hunt rabbits and go fishing. Larry was a machine operator for Merrill Manufacturing for 8 years. He was a great cook, loved cars, and was known for his sense of humor. He also loved to spend time with his grandchildren.
Larry was enlisted into the Army in 1960 and was honorably discharged in 1961.
Larry is survived by his daughters Colleen (David) Chartier and Angie (Jeremy) LaLuzerne, grandchildren; Emma Chartier, Jordan Chartier, Henry LaLuzerne, and Ellis LaLuzerne, great grandchildren; Kyleigh and Reagan, siblings; Lenora (Chuck) Westberg, Donald (Judy) Mootz, and Rosemary (Larry) Morfey, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
There are no services scheduled at this time. Cremation to take place.
Waid Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Merrill is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are encouraged and may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.