Larry James Schreiber, age 82 of Rhinelander, died at The Country Terrace nursing home in Minocqua on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. He was born in Tomahawk, to Victor and Ruth (Batchelder) Schreiber on Sept. 20, 1938. Larry attended Rhinelander schools graduating from Rhinelander High School. After his graduation he joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Texas. In 1962 while in Texas Larry met his wife Patricia and were married on October 19, 1963. He spent his career as a millwright and traveled around the country for 35 years before he retired.
Growing up, Larry was always active in sports and to this day loved everything that had to do with an outdoor activity or sport. He also had many animals/pets, he loved his horses, ducks and chickens.
Family came first with Larry and he loved spending time with all of them. Whether it was enjoying the outdoors, going hunting or fishing, or a sporting event it did not matter he enjoyed it all.
Larry is survived by his wife Patricia of Rhinelander, daughter DeAnna Brown of Madison, sons Todd (Nicole) Schreiber of Rhinelander, Bradley (Stephanie) Schreiber of Rhinelander, Lance (Megan) Schreiber of Rothschild, sister Darlene (Dick) Plautz of Merrill, brother Ron (Marley) Schreiber, grandchildren Garrett Schreiber, Victor Schreiber, Haley Schreiber, Jayce Schreiber, Brady Schreiber, Ian Brown, Aiden Brown, other family and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Shirley Wagler.
There will be no formal services for Larry at this time. You may leave your private condolences for the Schreiber family at www.carlsonfh.com. The Carlson Funeral Home(715-369-1414) is handling the arrangements for the family.
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