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Lawrence “Dean” LaMarr, 54, died on Wednesday, July 1 at the Cancer Treatment of America. He was born in Racine on March 28, 1966, son of Harvey and Bernice (nee: Auman) LaMarr.
Dean graduated from Union Grove High School “Class of 1985”. On September 5, 1992, he married the love of his life, Tammy Burdick. He was employed with YES Equipment Services. A gearhead at heart, Dean loved collecting tractors and cars and restoring them. He also was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and deer hunting.
Dean will be dearly missed by his wife of twenty-seven years, Tammy; sons, Cody LaMarr and Ross LaMarr; his mother, Bernice LaMarr; his twin brother, Gene LaMarr; sister-in-law, Heather (Rick) Schaefer; nieces, Alyssa (Dillon) Hufford, Colette Schaefer; his nephew, Justin Schaefer other relatives and dear friends. Dean was preceded in death by his father, Harvey and his niece, Megan LaMarr.
A celebration of Dean’s life and a time to meet and greet with the family will be held Saturday at the Racine County Fairgrounds, 19805 Durand Ave, Union Grove, from 1 to 4 p.m. Memorials to the Southeast Wisconsin Antique Power and Collectible Society, PO Box 134 Union Grove, WI have been suggested.