Lawrence “Larry” E. Rand, age 71, a resident of Webster passed away on Sept. 6, 2020.
Larry was born on May 20, 1949 to Otis and Belva (Brown) Rand in Lincoln Township, Burnett County, Wisconsin.
Larry married Karen on Feb. 22, 1969 in Grantsburg.
For over 30 plus years, Larry owned and operated Webster Automotive and later Blue Collar in Siren. Two of his sons, Curt and Chris worked alongside him learning the trade. Larry always had time for a good auction, to buy and/or sell a car or take some time to see about his luck at the casino. He enjoyed a good western and always had time for family and his grandchildren.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Charlotte.
He is survived by his loving wife, Karen; sons, Chris (Samantha Olson) Rand , Curt (Heidi) Rand and Cary Rand; grandchildren, Paige, Darbi, Jaden, Curt, Jr. (Syndi Schultz), Ciah, Caleb, Jackson and Kennedy; great grandchildren, Ellyana and Silas; brother, Jerry (Irene) Rand; sisters, Janell (Greg Wagner) Rand and Carol Thomas; brother in law, John Fink; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.
A private funeral service was held Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. A visitation was held for family and friends on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Interment was at the Oak Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jackson Rand, Caleb Rand, Curt Rand, Jr., Ciah Rand, Kennedy Rand and Leon Kuehl.
Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Online condolences can be made at www.swedbrg-taylor.com.