Lawrence ‘Larry’ R. LaPaglia Jr.

LaPaglia-Larry obit

Lawrence “Larry” R. LaPaglia Jr., 42, of Wheatfield, N.Y., passed away Friday, April 4, 2014, at his residence, surrounded by his family.

He was born in Buffalo, N.Y., on May 11, 1971, a son of Lawrence R. Sr. and Nancy Rexicker LaPaglia who survive.

On Sept. 8, 2006, he married the former Patricia Forrer in Niagara Falls and she survives, along with two brothers, Richard (Carrie) LaPaglia and Joe (Becky) LaPaglia of Buffalo; sisters, Sharon (Mark) Johnson of Buffalo, Suzanne Bachraty of Cheektowaga, N.Y., Kristine LaPaglia and Kathy Majeski, both of Elma, N.Y., and Gina (Russ) Capizzi of Grand Island, N.Y.; father- and mother-in-law, Steven and Debra Forrer of Lakeview; brother-in-law, Travis Forrer of Lakeview; sister-in-law, Jennifer (Ryan) Seifert of North Lewisburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Father Ted Jost conducted a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday at St. Jude the Apostle Parish, North Tonawanda, N.Y., and interment was in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga, N.Y.

Arrangements were handled by Wattengel Funeral Home, North Tonawanda, N.Y.,