THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Rita M. LaPlant
Issue Date: May 31, 2017
Rita Mae (Kuester) LaPlant, 85, passed away May 25, 2017 at Sun Valley Homes II in Marinette.
Born July 29, 1931, to the late Fred and Mildred (Fairbrother) Kuester, she married Delore R. LaPlant in July of 1954 in Porterfield and he preceded her in death May 29, 2006.
She enjoyed bowling, cards, scrabble, swimming, reading and camping, especially at Ottowa Lake.
She is survived by two daughters, Janine Seymour of Marinette and Lisa (Mike) Devroy of Peshtigo; two sons, Ken LaPlant of Porterfield and Randy LaPlant of Marinette; four grandsons; a granddaughter; three step-children, Melissa (Phil) Hodges, Justin (Jessica) Seymour and Stacey (Scott) Cooper and seven great-grandchildren.
Family will receive relatives and friends at Berth and Rosenthal Funeral Home on Thursday, June 1, from 1 p.m. until time of a Memorial Service at 4 p.m., with burial in Harmony Cemetery.