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P.O. Box 406, 165 W. Oak St.
HARRISON, MI 48625
Phone: (989) 539-7810
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Lawrence Fuhrhop

Lawrence Joseph "Larry" Fuhrhop Jr.

Wednesday, March 25th, 1936 - Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
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Lawrence “Larry” Joseph Fuhrhop Jr. 83 of Harrison passed peacefully on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Medilodge of Clare. Lawrence was born March 25, 1936 in Saginaw, Michigan, the son of Lawrence Joseph Fuhrhop Sr. and Ottila (Boensch) Fuhrhop. After his high school graduation, Larry enlisted in the United States Army and honorably served his country during the Korean Conflict. Larry had resided in Harrison since 1960, moving from Saginaw. Mr. Fuhrhop retired from the State of Michigan Department of Transportation after thirty-eight years of dedicated service. Larry was united in marriage to the former Penny Strobel on March 19, 1999 in Saginaw.
Mr. Fuhrhop was a parish member of St. Athanasius Catholic Church, Harrison, a Charter member of Knights of Columbus Council 7571, past Grand Knight of Council 7571 and a member of Knights of Columbus Assembly #2120 4th Degree Color Corp. Larry served many years as an Usher at St. Athanasius Catholic Church as well as a volunteer at multiple Knights of Columbus events to include: Chicken Barbeque dinners, Sunday breakfasts and holiday food wagon events at various rest areas throughout Northern Michigan. Larry enjoyed attending and watching televised NASCAR races, mowing and meticulously grooming his yard and morning coffee and breakfast with his friends gathered around the round table at Jackpine Restaurant.
Surviving Larry is his wife of twenty years, Mrs. Penny Fuhrhop of Harrison, step-son, Tod McCloy and wife Valerie of Midland, Michigan, one granddaughter, Katlyn McCloy of Harrison, one sister, Marion Kuch of Saginaw, Michigan, many nieces, nephews and his beloved cats; Stella and Little Girl. Larry was preceded in death by his parents and his twin sister, Renie DeLong.
A Funeral Mass celebrating Larry will be held Monday, February 17, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Athanasius Catholic Church, 310 South Broad St., Harrison with Rev. Father J. Marcel Portelli officiating. Visitation will take place Sunday, February 16, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Stocking Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Athanasius Catholic Cemetery, Harrison. Memorial gifts in memory of Larry may be considered to the Fuhrhop family, in care of: Penny Fuhrhop. To share an online memory or condolence with Larry’s family, please visit: wwwstockingfuneralhome.com. Arrangements for Mr. Fuhrhop are entrusted with Stocking Funeral Home, Harrison (989)539-7810.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Stocking Funeral Home
    Address
    165 W. Oak St.
    HARRISON, MI 48625
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    Prayer Service will be held at 7:00 p.m.
  • Service

    Monday, February 17th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, February 17th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. Athanasius Catholic Church
    Address
    310 S. Broad St.
    HARRISON, MI
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    Officiant
    Father Marcel Portelli
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Athanasius Catholic Cemetery
    Address
    Harrison
    HARRISON, MI
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  • Reception

    Location
    St. Athanasius Catholic Church
    Address
    HARRISON, MI

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Dr. Liz, Dr. Fred, and staff at Austin Dental

Posted at 05:01pm
With deepest sympathies as you remember Larry.
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Bill and PeeWee Coon

Posted at 08:25am
Penny we are so sorry for your loss. With spending our time in Saginaw with our son we will be unable to attend the service but we do wish you and your family the best in this difficult time. May God bless you and give you strength.
PeeWee and I are again very sorry.
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Sandy Kozak

Posted at 06:45pm
Larry will be missed by anyone who crossed his path. I enjoyed chatting with him at church, and also enjoyed working with him at the Knights of Columbus Sunday breakfast. He was the CEO of washing the dishes at the breakfast, and did a mighty fine job. RIP Larry, your job is done. God Bless You.
CB

Carol A. Barlage

Posted at 11:18am
Penny & Family: Sorry to learn about Larry's passing. Larry was a long-time customer of mine at the corner store, along with being a faithful church member. He was a very friendly man with a quiet disposition and another Harrison legend. May the good memories carry you through this time of sorrow.
Carol (McAulay) Barlage
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Debbie and Bill Mason

Posted at 06:11pm
So very sad to hear about Larry's passing, he certianly will be missed in the neighborhood. Condolences to the family.
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