Lawrence “Larry” Yenter, passed into heaven Sunday, November 8, 2020. Larry died at his home in Rochester.
Larry was born on January 28, 1967 in Coon Rapids, Minn., to Eugene and Carole (Spivey) Yenter. Larry was an employee of Mayo Clinic for 30 years, enjoying his co-workers’ companionship. Larry was a 1985 graduate of Peterson High School and attended Waseca Community College. He graduated from St. Marys School of Licensed Practical Nursing, Rochester, Minn., in 1991. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Preston, Minn. He attended Victory Baptist Church and Fellowship his last three years of life. The kindness and prayers of these two churches were a great encouragement to Larry.
Larry is survived by his mother and father, Carole and Gene Yenter; his brothers Paul (Lori) Yenter of Tampa, Fla., and Dan Yenter of Minneapolis, Minn.; his sisters Cheryl Yenter (David Briars) of Glenview, Ill., Virginia (Bill) Yenter Yanowsky of San Jose, Calif., and Ruth Yenter of Maui, Hawaii; nephew John Yenter, nieces Sara Yenter, Emma Yanowsky, Gwen Yenter, and Sheridan Yenter.
The care and dignity Larry received through all the staff at Mayo Hospital was sustaining perfection. Larry received care through Mayo Hospital for 29 years. He thanks you for your gentle, respectful expertise. He thanks Dr. Lisa Beck for her never giving up on Larry.
A time for a memorial service will be announced in the future.
In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to cancer research for Mayo Foundation.
Larry said this Bible verse Saturday, “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him will not perish but will have everlasting life.” He leaves God’s promise with you.
Rochester Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories and condolences of Larry may be shared at rochestercremationservicesmn.com.