THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Lawrence D. Formenti
Lawrence David Formenti, 89, of Iron Mountain, Mi. passed away on Saturday, June 15 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers.
Born Oct. 5, 1923 in Iron Mountain, son of the late Angelo and Adeline (Franz) Formenti, he graduated from Iron Mountain High School in 1941.
He was a United States Army veteran of World War II. He served as an Escanaba Police Officer and was later employed by General Motors in Lansing Mi., where he retired in 1981. He enjoyed flying and was an experienced pilot. He also was a HAM radio operator.
He is survived by three sons, David Lee Formenti of Santa Cruz, Calif., Larry Formenti of Scottsdale, Ariz. and Randy Formenti of Louisville, Ky.; a daughter, Jill Formenti of Tempe, Ariz.; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
No services were held and burial was in Iron Mountain Cemetery Park. The family entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home with the arrangements.