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Leonard Lauth, 64, Beaver Dam

October 18, 2018

Leonard “Len” Lauth, 64, Beaver Dam, passed away Oct. 7, 2018, at home in Beaver Dam.

Len was born Oct. 18, 1953, to Virgil and Patricia Lauth. Len graduated from St Patrick’s grade school and Beaver Dam High School. In high school, he ran track, participated in forensics and performed in plays. He was also an active member in Leipsic 4-H, serving as president of the Dodge County Junior Leaders. After graduating high school, he worked for the family dry cleaning business.

A talented actor, he continued acting in Beaver Dam Community Theatre plays such as, “King and I,” “Out of Order,” “The Foreigner,” “Lend Me a Tenor” and “Wait Until Dark.” Len enjoyed hunting and fishing until medical issues prevented him from participating. He also enjoyed spending time in northern Wisconsin.

He is survived by his mother, Patricia of Beaver Dam; four sisters, Rita (Jack) Rhodes of South Beaver Dam, Janet (Fred) Minnig of Beaver Dam, Mary Pat (Bill) Boschert of Beaver Dam, Nancy (Paul) Thompson of DeForest; two brothers, Mike (Lori) Lauth of Waterloo, Tom (Terry) Lauth of Eyota, Minnesota; a son; two daughters; five grandchildren; and further survived by nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Virgil; brother, Richard; and other relatives.

A memorial gathering will take place at Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam, Monday, Oct. 22, from 4 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 5:30 p.m.

If desired, memorials in Len’s name may be directed to Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre.

Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services in Beaver Dam is honored to be serving the family. Send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at cstonefs.com.