Lawrence J. Rouhier, Jr., 71, of Wooster passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at Ohio’s Hospice Lifecare.
He was born in on July 6, 1951 the son of Lawrence J. and Shirley Fockler Rouhier. On May 25, 1974 he married Teresa A. Vaccaro. She survives.
Lawrence worked in the water pollution control department for the City of Wooster for 30 years, retiring in 2010. He was a member of the Knight’s of Columbus for 46 years. Lawrence loved reading, golfing and spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son Chris (Sarah) Rouhier of Pittsburgh; sisters Barb (Dave) Utrata and Linda Tucker; brothers Ed (Karen) Rouhier and Ron Rouhier.
Lawrence was preceded in death his parents and sister Karen Reutter.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 11:00 AM at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster. A Knight’s of Columbus service will be held at 10:45 AM at the church. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice Lifecare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
Teresa & family: Our sincere sympathy for all of you during this time of sorrow. We always enjoyed talking to Larry while walking with him at the Gault. May you have peace knowing he is wrapped in the loving arms of Jesus. Sending prayers for all.
Teresa, I am so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Teresa: I am sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. I know God will give you and your family comfort to get through this time.
I was privileged to work with Larry many years and enjoyed playing golf with him many times as well!
You all are in my thoughts and prayers. I loved working with Larry at the City. Always telling a joke and so fun to be around. I’m so thankful for the golf outings we had. I will miss seeing him around town and drag racing me down North St.
Our condolences to the family. We always enjoyed talking to Larry at the K of C on Thursday nights. Prayers for his family.
My sympathy to the family! Larry was in our first grade class together at Franklin Grade School. And every grade following until we graduated. Larry was a regular at our class monthly breakfast at Buehlers Cafe. He had a great memory of details. He will be greatly missed!
Sorry for Larry’s passing. He was a great guy. Larry and Ron Besancon had a great time working the kitchen for bingo, he will be missed.
The Knights of Columbus has lost 2 of the best Frenchmen, B.Ronald Besancon and now Larry Rouhier. They were both super guys, good cooks, good friends, good Catholics and will be missed by their family and many friends. Bob voyage!
We are so very sorry to learn of Larry’s passing. You were both so kind to my mother when she lived beside you on College Avenue. She often spoke of your family’s loving friendship. We will miss seeing him at Mass! He has gone home before us to prepare a welcoming place in Heaven. May his soul rest in peace. Pat and Mike DiGiacomo
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Teresa so sorry to hear of Larry passing I remember our times at Health Point talking to you and Larry your family will be in our prayers .
So sorry for your loss! He was such a nice person.
Teresa, we are so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
I am so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. I enjoyed working with him at the City and will always remember his kindness and sense of humor. Your family will be in my prayers.
I was so sorry to hear about Larry’s passing. Arnie and I enjoyed being with you and Larry at many K of C functions.
May God bless you during this very sad time.
I am so sorry to hear of his passing. I missed your visits when I left the office. You both made me smile!💕
Terri & Chris, so sorry I was unable to make the trip north. You are in my thoughts & prayers. Take care & God be with you. Linda
I am so sorry for your loss, the last time I saw you and Larry was at the bell store gas station on beall Ave, he was joking and laughing, he was a good man , we will miss him at bingo and in the kitchen may you rest in peace, gone but never forgotten, may God give strength, and comfort you. . Emma Chester.
Sympathy to the family Larry was my neighbor and we went to Franklin and Triway together he was a great friend. Prayers for all God Bless
Teresa and family,
You have my deepest sympathy and prayers. So sorry to hear of your loss. I am so sorry I just saw this. Prayers for you and your family. Larry was such a gentleman and kind man.