THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Larry P. Eatherton
Issue Date: November 29, 2017
Larry P. Eatherton, 75, of Menominee, Mi., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers, Mi.
Born March 10, 1942 in Midland, Mi., to the late Dale and Bernice (Thorpe) Eatherton, he served in the United States Army and married the former Sandra Draheim on Aug. 16, 1981 in Stephenson.
He was a State Trooper for the Michigan State Police from 1966-1990. After retirement, he worked at Angeli's for 10 years. A member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, he enjoyed detailing cars, watching the Detroit Lions and going to the YMCA.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra of Menominee; three children, Lori (Eric) Bates of Menominee, Shari Eatherton of Marinette and Phillip (Nola) Eatherton of Peshtigo; two step-children, Mark (Heidi) Simon of Menominee and Pamela (Bruce) Roberts of Marquette and 10 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his three brothers, Don, Robert and Gerald.
A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, with Rev. Mark Laatsch officiating. Anderson Diehm Funeral Home of Stephenson is assisting the family with arrangements.