JANESVILLE---- Larry M. Frerichs, age 64, of Janesville, died on Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at home. He was born in Kadoka, SD, on Dec. 24, 1947, the son of Merle and Kathleen (Hockenbary) Frerichs. He grew up in South Dakota and came to live in Janesville in 1969. Larry married Jacquelyn Cox in Princeton on Aug. 28, 1971, and had been employed by Varco Pruden Buildings, Evansville. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family. He enjoyed music, archery, auctioning, rummage sales, reading, hunting, motorcycling and camping.
Larry is survived by his wife of 41 years, Jacquelyn Frerichs; 4 children: Joel (Tonya) Frerichs of Janesville, Aaron (Rachel) Frerichs of Beloit, Tara (Mark) Holman of Edgerton and Josh Frerichs of Janesville; 5 grandchildren: Emma, Mattie and Shelby Frerichs, and Julia and Allison Frerichs; 2 sisters, Sharon Williams of Janesville and Mary (Kevin) Pettit of Racine; 1 nephew, Andrew Pettit of Kenosha; 2 nieces, Tonya Williams and Kandi Williams both of Janesville; 1 great niece, Angellica Stanley; and 2 great nephews, Evan and Avery Gosnell. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, 3414 Woodhall Dr., Janesville with Rev. Jerry Amstutz officiating. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY and again on Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the church.