Larry Gene Schauer passed peacefully at his home Monday, December 24th, 2018 after a short but hard fought battle with cancer.
Larry was born on April 29th, 1947 to Julius and Beulah (Tomlin) Schauer in Stoughton, WI. He was united in marriage to Nancy (Gray) Schauer on July 24th, 2004. Larry was a hard worker who retired from Chrysler in 1982 and Land’s End in 2010. He currently worked as a Warehouse Assistant for Gray Electric in Mauston. Larry was a car enthusiast, jack of all trades, and a family man. He was often found under the hood of a car, remodeling his home, or spending time with his family. He was a diehard NASCAR fan who loved #24 Jeff Gordon. It was fitting that he took his last breath on the 24th of December.
Larry is survived by his wife Nancy (Gray) Schauer of Mauston, his children:Lyn (Brent) Reider of Lone Rock, Angela Mueller of Watertown, Rachel Roberts of Nashotah, Ryan Roberts of La Crosse, 11 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, siblings Rosalyn Jensen of Wisconsin Dells, Bill (Cindy) Schauer of Janesville, Audrey (Craig) Weinand of Blaine MN, Gary (Lisa Cavanaugh) Gray of Mauston Jeff (Melaine) Gray of Mauston, in laws Robert and Evelyn Gray of Mauston, numerous nieces and nephews
Larry was preceded in death by his parents Julius and Beulah (Tomlin) Schauer, his son: Erik Schauer, his brother Julius “Bud” Schauer, hbis sister Barbara Busch.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, December 29th at the Mauston United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 9 AM-11 AM with an 11 AM service and luncheon to follow.