Gary M. Latzig, age 50, of Minnetonka, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at his home.
He was born Nov. 16, 1960, in Glencoe, the son of Harold E. and Marie D. (Kopecky) Latzig. Gary was baptized in November 1961 at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany, and confirmed May 19, 1994, by the Rev. John Melchert, at the same church.
Gary loved to fish.
He owned a lawn and snow business.
He is survived by his loving family; daughter Lindsey Latzig of New Hope; son Josh Latzig of Minnetonka; mother and father, Marie and Harold Latzig of Lester Prairie; brothers Linus Latzig and special friend Lori of Excelsior, and Lyle Latzig of Eden Prairie; sister Maggie Buck of El Cajon, CA; and nephews Adam Buck, Christopher Buck, and Erik Parry.
Gary was preceded in death by his grandparents.
A memorial service took place Monday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia with Pastor Tom Truszinski officiating, preceded by a gathering of family and friends from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.