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Larry Fish

Larry "Punka" Fish

Tuesday, November 29th, 1938 - Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
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Obituary

Larry “Punka” Fish, 82, of Paris Township, passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at Aurora Medical Center – Burlington.

He was born in Richland Center, on November 29, 1938. On December 12, 1959, he married the love of his life, Mayva Blaha.

Larry taught himself how to play the harmonica, guitar, and “the rattle bones”. From 1996-2006, “Punka” drove his ponies Jericho and Kendall, from Kenosha County joining with the wagon train in Richland Center. He was also heavily involved in 4H and was instrumental for starting the small animal auction at the Kenosha Co. Fair. He was known to be a writer, musician, entertainer, and craftsman. He loved gardening, polka music, and building bird houses. “At the end of every rainbow, the bluebird sings its sweet low melody of freshness and comfort.”

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Mayva; five children, Yolanda Fish, Lynette (Dennis) Lessard, Brian (Barb) Fish, Tracy (Don) Fliess, and David (Karen) Fish; grandchildren, Jared (Millie), Ebony, Joel, Mayva (Matt), Amanda, Matthew, Lukas, Myles, Liam, Scott (Britt), and Shauna; and great-grandchildren, Joseph, Elena, Madison, Alexis, and Marcella. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will take place on Friday, May 21st, at Kenosha Bible Church, 5405 67th Street, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at 10:00a.m. Interment will be private.


Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, May 21st, 2021 | 9:30am - 10:00am
    When
    Friday, May 21st, 2021 9:30am - 10:00am
    Location
    Kenosha Bible Church
    Address
    5405-67th Street
    KENOSHA, WI 53140
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    Notes
    10:00 a.m. Service

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JB

Jo Buttner

Posted at 12:20pm
Rode many a mile behind Punka's wagon will miss him deepest sympathy Jo Burdick Buttner
KM

Kathleen Sophia Mattison

Posted at 05:01pm
Punka always made the "Good Times" Better....... Telling a story, playing a tune, or just smiling. I always enjoyed riding horse next to his wagon. Gave my some laughable memories and stories to share. Dearly missed. Thanks for the memories💗
BJ

Bethadel Johnson

Posted at 03:12pm
Sorry to hear of larry pas sing. I think of you people often.beth Johnson pns
TD

Tom, Debbie

Posted at 09:54pm
Deepest sympathies to all of you during these times. Hold on to all of the good memories.
LK

Laura Knudsen

Posted at 05:35pm
My sincere condolences. I enjoyed working with Larry in PT and all his stories , songs, and jokes. God bless.
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