Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of David “Boar” Michael LaMott, age 57, of Lester Prairie, took place Friday, Aug. 14 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake. David died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, at the home of his daughter in Lester Prairie.
He was born Feb. 25, 1952, in Hutchinson, the son of Marceal and Antoinette (Lewandowski) LaMott.
David was united in marriage with Linda Stradtmann Nov. 12, 1977, at St. Adalbert’s Catholic Church in Silver Lake. This union was blessed with three children: Dawn, Dusty, and Danny.
David farmed and had a livestock and freight business for many years.
He enjoyed visiting with family and friends, camping, playing cards, and country and polka music.
David was preceded in death by his father; and his father-in-law, Earl Stradtmann.
He is survived by his wife, Linda LaMott of Lester Prairie; children, Dawn LaMott, Dustin LaMott (fiancée Dawn Tupa), and Danny LaMott (wife Christin), all of Lester Prairie; his mother, Nettie LaMott of Silver Lake; and grandson Eli David LaMott.
David is further survived by sisters Diane Schultz (husband Chuck) of Winsted, and Doris Hoel (husband David) of Lakeville; mother-in-law Mabel Stradtmann of Glencoe; brothers and sisters-in-law Laurie Alexander (husband Milan), Karen Witthus (husband Al), Brenda Maynard (husband Scott), and Brian Stradtmann, all of Glencoe; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Officiating at the 10 a.m. funeral service was Fr. Brian Oestreich. Interment followed in St. Adalbert’s Cemetery.
Visitation was Thursday evening, Aug. 13, at the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Lester Prairie.
Serving as casket bearers were Danny Heimerl, Danny Dolezal, Mark Garbers, Harry Remer, Kevin Alberts, Paul Klaustermeier, Orlin Hoernemann and Conrad Hausladen.
Arrangements were with the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Lester Prairie. For online guestbook, please visit www.mcbridefuneralchapels.com.