In Memory of Larry Hoyer


Monday November 30, -0001
Our Saviors Lutheran Cemetery
N6450 530th St.
Beldenville WI, 54003


4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday June 23, 2017
Hill Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. - Ellsworth
130 North Grant Street
Ellsworth WI, 54011

Memorial Service

1:00 pm
Saturday June 24, 2017
Our Saviors Lutheran Church
N6450 530th St.
Beldenville WI, 54003

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Larry J. Hoyer, 57, of Ellsworth, received his wings on June 20, 2017. He was greeted with love at heaven’s gate by his son SPC Bert Hoyer, brother Daniel Hoyer, in-laws Charles and Florence Kline, grandparents Albert and Louise Hoyer, John and Edith Johnston, and brothers-in-law Ira Smith and Darwin Boadwine.
Larry graduated from Hudson High School Class of 1979. He married Peggy Kline in 1979 and was blessed with three children, Bert, Darryl, and Annie. Larry worked for Hoyer Brothers Well Drilling until September 2, 1986 when he left there and started at Pierce County Highway Department. He worked there until he retired on April 1, 2017.
Outside of his job, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding his Harley, and helping others. He was a past president, then later treasurer of AFSCME Local 556. He also helped with the National Wild Turkey Federation. Larry was a member of the Soggy Bottom Bunch, Moville Sportsman Club, and a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church.
Larry will remain in the hearts of his loving wife, Peggy; children, Darryl (Craig) Hoyer, and Annie (Todd) Goodwin; five grandchildren, Ryanne, Rorey, and Reed Hoyer, and Riley and Hailee Goodwin; parents, John and Donna Hoyer; brother, Gary (Grace) Hoyer; three sisters, Teresa (Craig) Niskanen, Mary (Jerome) Vadnais, and Betty Boadwine; many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews; sister-in-law, Barbara Smith; brother-in-law Charles (Romina) Kline Jr.; his AFSCME brothers and sisters; Soggy Bottom Bunch; members of the 652nd past and present family; as well as his aunts, cousins, the members of the National Wild Turkey Federation, and many friends.
A Memorial Service for Larry will be at 1:00 pm, Saturday, June 24, 2017, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Beldenville, Wisconsin. A visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm, Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Hill Funeral Home in Ellsworth and from 12:00 pm until the time of service at the church on Saturday.
Burial will be at Our Savior’s Cemetery in Beldenville.
Hill Funeral Home will be assisting the family

Larry's Tribute Wall

Tributes (10):

  • I am so sorry to hear about Larry. What a great guy. I always liked running into him and the Pierce county highway guys at our union conventions through the years. He was a man of true character. God’s blessing to all of his family. Rest in peace brother.

  • Piggy and your family. I am very sorry to hear about Larry. You have my deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace. You have lots of good memory’s of the things you did to hold dear to your heart. Again I am deeply sorry and our in my prayers.

  • Peggy . . . you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers! I was so shocked to hear the news of Larry’s passing. May God hold you tight and comfort you during this very sad time. (((HUGS))) to you!

  • To a great union guy who stuck it out in the tough times and made us all laugh along the way! What great memories we will always have from Larry and his crew at Pierce County! God bless his family for sharing him with us…thank you……God’s peace, st

  • Larry was a man of faith. His smile and welcoming heart will eternally bring joy to those who knew and loved him on this earth. His appreciation of nature sent him out into God’s creation to explore all the world had to offer. He took the beauty and fragr