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Nik Rasheta

Lary Rasheta

June 12, 1940 - April 12, 2021

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Lary Rasheta. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Click on the heart to let us know you were here and to receive email updates. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

On Monday April 12, 2021, Lary Rasheta, loving husband and father, passed away at the age of 80. He succumbed to cancer surrounded by his wife and three sons. Lary was born on June 12, 1940 in Kankakee, IL to Shirley Beatrice Cravens, and later adopted by his stepfather, Nicholas Rasheta. Much of his childhood was spent in Michigan. Lary married the love of his life, Tere Avitia, on March 4, 1977 in Texas beginning a beautiful 44-year...  see more
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  • Kari Blanco
    Kari Blanco added 4 photo(s) to the memorial Lary Rasheta:
  • Kari Blanco
    My memories of uncle Lary are always of fun, quick wit and love. Since the day I met him, I was about 5 years old, he put me on his shoulders and carried me around. I was the first niece. Then we came to the states and lived at his house for a while...  more
  • Peter Dirlis
    Larry was my hero for a lot of different reasons. I'll just tell you about one thing..... I had a lot of past issues in my life a lot of baggage that I was blaming myself for and Larry knew that. One day at Dak's house while we were having a few beers...  more
  • Kevin Thurman
    I was driving on a long trip to Utah with Lary and Tere. It was late, but Lary wanted to keep talking with Tere. He was recalling how nice some people on their trip were. He kept giving specific examples of what they did and how appreciative he feels for...  more
  • Pam McCarty
    Tere, thinking of you. We only met for one wonderful week in Cabo when you were with Brenda & Tom. But have special memories of you both. One when all 10 of us crawled in the van after dinner, Lary in the front seat. When the taxi driver asked Where...  more
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    • Wendy Desplanque
      Wendy Desplanque We met Tere and Lary while living in Orem in 1994. We were privileged to be invited to have a delicious meal in their home. They both cooked and laughed and were so loving and welcoming to us. The food was wonderful, of course, but our conversations...  more
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  • Nik Rasheta
    Nik Rasheta added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Larry Rasheta: