Gary Lunzmann of Cedar Grove, Wisconsin passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on November 24, 2020. He was 73 years old.
Gary was the son of Raymond Lunzmann and Vera Hoth (Ganson). He was born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in 1947.
Gary proudly served in the United States Marine Corps as a Recon Marine. He was deployed to Vietnam and was awarded a Purple Heart Medal. He worked as a Marketing and Communications Executive prior to his retirement. Gary was a beloved husband, loving father, grandfather, and brother. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting with his dogs Mandelin (Mandy) and Baylee. He also loved sailing early on while living in San Diego and more recent in Wisconsin on Lake Michigan. His passion was cheering on his grandkids at their various sporting events. Most importantly, he was a role model for his family and followed his Christian faith. He was loved for his acts of selflessness, kindness, sense of humor, and loyalty.
Gary is survived by his wife Sharon (Rolland) Lunzmann; children: Tami (Darrell) Roecker of Campbellsport and Erik (Annette) Lunzmann of Charlotte, NC; grandchildren: Jacob, Tyler and Lucas Roecker and Emma Lunzmann; siblings: Dennis Lunzmann and Monica Wickboldt; parents-in-law Glenn and Lucille Rolland; brothers-in-law Donald (Patti), Dennis (Collette), and Douglas Rolland; and sister-in-law Roxanne (Dale) Prah.
He is further survived by other relatives and friends. Gary is preceded in death by his parents Raymond Lunzmann, Vera Hoth, and stepfather Orville Hoth.
A funeral service will be held at Eernisse Funeral Home 171 N. Royal Avenue Belgium, WI 53004 on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 6:00 PM. Full military honors will be observed immediately following the service. Pastor Steve Harris will officiate. Family will receive visitors from 4:00 PM until the time of service at 6:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Gary Sinise Foundation https://www.garysinisefoundation.org/donate/ or the Wounded Warriors Project https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org are appreciated.
A virtual link for the service will be available upon request.
Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.