Obituary of Larry Pooch
Larry Walter Pooch was born November 22, 1912, in Lamberton, MN, the son of William and Amelia (Pankonin) Pooch. Larry was raised in Lamberton and spent most of his life there, farming south of Lamberton. On October 19, 1937, he was united in marriage to Evelyn Halter. Larry was a member of the Lamberton Church of Christ. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved nature and the outdoors.
Larry William Pooch died Saturday, October 22, 2005, at Valley View Manor in Lamberton at the age of 92 years.
Survivors include wife- Evelyn of Minneapolis; sons- Steven and wife Mary Pooch of Marine, MN, and Allan 'Charlie' and wife Jean Pooch of Roseville, MN; daughters- Sandra and husband Charlie Goerish of Tracy, MN, and Susan and husband Kenneth Baumann of Mahnomen, MN; 7 grandchildren- Jennifer (Chuck) McNamee, Gina (Grant) Gunderson, Katy (David) Boehm, Ben (Trisha) Baumann, Andrew Pooch, Abigail Pooch, and Tim (Teresa) Goerish; 5 great grandchilden; brother- George and wife Shirley Pooch of Lamberton; and sisters- Jean and husband Floyd Halter of Redwood Falls, and Gladys Leopold of Sanborn. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers- Leslie and Delmar; and sisters- Alice Krinke and Mabel Hoehne.