Larry Lee Hohn


January 17, 1948 - December 3, 2017


Larry Lee Hohn, 69, Mitchell, died Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am Saturday, December 9 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Mitchell.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 pm on Friday with a Service of Tribute by the Moose Legion at 7:00 pm at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell.

Larry Lee Hohn was born January 17, 1948 in Mitchell to Norman and Irene (Sigmund) Hohn. He grew up near Letcher where he attended Goodwin Country School and graduated from Letcher High School in 1966. He attended SDSU for three and a half years. Larry spent time helping on the family farm and started his Winner Circle Feed business along with selling tools. On March 8, 1990 he joined the Moose Lodge. On December 21, 1996 he married Maribeth Hoek at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas, NV. They returned to the Moose Lodge in Mitchell for a fun-filled reception. Larry wanted to contribute his services to the Moose Lodge and became very active in holding positions as membership chairman, Mooseheart and Moosehaven Chairman, Government Relations chairman, Publications chairman, Moose Activity chairman, three year Trustee, Legion Secretary, Governor, Junior Past Governor, Club Manager and Administrator. His fellowship with the members allowed him to become a life-time member after signing up 250 members to the Moose Lodge. On June 2, 2012 he and Maribeth traveled to Mooseheart to receive his Pilgrim Degree, the highest honor you can receive from the Moose Organization. Larry was an outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, fishing, camping and gardening. The highlight of their marriage was taking a cruise to Alaska and going salmon fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Maribeth, his son, Travis Hohn, step-son, Justin Hoek and four grandchildren: Molly and Mason Hohn and Jazzmyn and Vyncent Hoek.

He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother, infant son, brother, Gerald and sister, Janice Buckley.


Friday, December 8, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens Ave
Mitchell, SD 57031


Saturday, December 9, 2017
10:30 AM
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
1401 W Cedar
Mitchell, SD 57301


Calvary Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Terry L. "TLG" Gilbertson on December 12, 2017
Larry was a great guy but even a better Moose guy. He will be greatly missed and our thoughts and prayers to Maribeth at this difficult time.
Posted by Levi wollman on December 11, 2017
Sorry to hear about your dads loss
Posted by Doug & Penny Hohbach on December 11, 2017
Travis we are so sorry to hear this, haven't talked with Larry since Jerrys funeral. You and his family are in our prayers.
Posted by Jennifer Hohn Knezel on December 9, 2017
Prayers are with the family from the Dennis Hohn family.
Posted by Ron & Linda Schwartz on December 8, 2017
Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. We will miss his smiling face at the river.
Posted by Elwin & Rosalie Hohn on December 8, 2017
Our thoughts & prayers are with you through this difficult time, we extend our deepest sympathy.
Posted by James Tegethoff on December 8, 2017
Sorry for your loss. Prayers sent for all.
Posted by Greg ans Mary Hanson on December 7, 2017
Larry's friendship and dedication to the Moose and all the volunteers will be missed by all of us. Our sincere sympathy.
Posted by Tim tingle on December 7, 2017
My prayers r with u
Posted by Darlis Perry on December 7, 2017
You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sorry for your loss.
Posted by Bonnie LaMont on December 7, 2017
To the family of Larry Hohn, sorry for your loss.
Posted by Vicky Bailey on December 6, 2017
Prayers to all. So sorry for your loss. R.I.P. Larry.
Posted by Ruth Weber-Olinger on December 6, 2017
Sympathies to you all. Have fond memories of Larry from the Moose. Now he & Bob can reminisce!
Posted by Colleen Tegels DeJong on December 6, 2017
Sorry for your loss. Larry will be missed by many. Prayers for the family.
Posted by Wayne & Judy (Sigmund) Mueller on December 6, 2017
We are so sorry, Mary Beth & Travis for this huge loss in your lives!
Though the years have taken us all many different directions, as one of the 'Sigmund cousins' Judy has lots of memories of those cousin times!!! Our prayers are with you!!
Posted by Doug and Kathy Bruse on December 6, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Posted by Sue Gerlach on December 6, 2017
Sorry to hear. Praying for you all.
Posted by Sharlene Barns on December 6, 2017
Larry always took Janice and I to the dances with him. He told us what time to be at the car to go home. Miss those days. Travis and family, I am sorry for your loss. He will be missed.
Posted by Ted & Pat Nelson on December 6, 2017
Our prayers are you. Our sincere sympathy
Posted by Charlie & Vicki Larson on December 6, 2017
So sorry for your loss, my God be with you all. Larry was one of the good guys, he will be missed.
Posted by Nancy Kelly on December 5, 2017
Larry was always friendly & kind to me!! I've known him since I was 5yrs old when we would all play together at Navins bar while Uncle Homer & his Dad Norman were having a few adult beverages!!! Those days bonded us as life-time friends!! He also chaperoned my class on Skip day in the Hills!! Hugs & prayers to Travis and Larrys wife!! RIP Larry
Posted by Nadine Ozanne on December 5, 2017
So sorry for your lost.
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