Larry Tresness
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Obituary of Larry Tresness

Larry G. Tresness, Buffalo Grove, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the age of 75. He grew up in Tomahawk, Wisconsin, and is survived by his wife Irene (nee Martinez) of 47 years, daughters Melissa Pomerantz and Allison (Chris) Mason and brother Andrew (Mary) Tresness. He was predeceased by his father Leo in 1974 and mother Zora in 2008.

An adored uncle and a cherished friend to many, he loved the outdoors and believed in living life to its fullest. A retired paper salesman, Larry was an avid fisherman and golfer who enjoyed telling jokes and making people laugh.

Visitation will be held from 3-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Kolssak Funeral Home in Wheeling, Illinois. Burial at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Prairie Rapids Cemetery in Nokomis, Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. For more information 847.537.6600 or