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Obituary for Lars Rasmussen

Lars Peter Rasmussen of Harriston passed away at Victoria Hospital, London on Thursday, January 6, 2022, at the age of 60 years.

Husband of Cathy (Simmermaker) Rasmussen. Father of Aimee Lootsma and her husband Mike of Port Elgin. Grandfather of Owen Lambley.

Son of Elly Rasmussen of Listowel and the late Ole Rasmussen. Brother of Hans and Phyllis Rasmussen of Bloomington, Illinois, and Inger and Bo Ivo of Atwood, and brother-in-law of Bill and Judy Simmermaker of Cambridge.

Remembered also by his nephews Erik Rasmussen, Ole Ivo, Aksel Ivo, Anders Ivo (Melissa), and Chris Simmermaker (Jamie), and by their families.

Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Please schedule a time to attend by selecting RSVP (below), or by calling 519-338-2441.

A private funeral service will be held at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Kurtzville on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Kurt Reinhardt officiating.

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Spring interment in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Kurtzville.

Memorial donations to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church would be appreciated.

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