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Robert Larracuenta

1936 - 2015

Robert Larracuenta Jr. age 79 of Huron Beach
passed away at home on October 5, 2015,

He was born March 31, 1936 in Defiance, Ohio
to Robert and Marvelle (Miller) Larracuenta Sr.

Robert graduated in 1955 from Riley High School in South Bend, Indiana
where he was All State in football. He attended Wyoming University until
he joined the United States Marine Corps and served from May of 1958
until April of 1961. On February 9, 1963 he married Marjorie Alice
Murphy at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in South Bend, In 2007 he retired
from farming his family farm in Bremen, Indiana and moved to Huron
Beach. Robert enjoyed playing Euchre and watching Lake Huron,

He is survived by:
his wife, Marjorie;
4 children, Janet (Howard) Busfield of South Bend, Indiana,
Lynne (Vince) Panfil of New Lennox, Illinois,
Steve (Carolyn) Larracuenta of Indianapolis, Indiana and
James (Jeff) Larracuenta of Oahu, Hawaii;
9 grandchildren, Aaron (Tareyn) Busfield, Jillian Busfield,
Tareyn Busfield, Kasey Fell, Murphy Fell, Jamie Panfil,
Ryan Panfil, Sam Larracuenta and Zachary Larracuenta;
1 great grandson, Judah Busfield;
1 brother, Jon Larracuenta;
1 sister, Rosemary (Abbey) Azem of California; and
1 nephew, Roy Azem.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday from 5:00 p.m.
until 8:00 p.m. with military honors accorded at 7:00 p.m, by the Rogers
City VFW Post 607

Visitation will resume on Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ocqueoc
from 10:00 a.m, through time of service at 11:00 a.m, with Pastor Denise
Scheer officiating.

A memorial gathering for Robert will take place at the Palmer Funeral
Home in South Bend on Wednesday, October 14th from 5:00 until
7:00 p.m,

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Trinity Lutheran Church
in Ocquoc,

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Robert Larracuenta – Beck Funeral Home – Rogers City, MI