Lawrence Mattis, 90, of Grayling, passed away on January 14, 2018.
He was born on January 11, 1928, in Dearborn, Michigan, to the late Lawrence Paul and Juanita (Shank).
He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII on the USS Fulton. He was a life member of the VFW in Wayne, Mich.
Larry married the former Joan M. Willette on October 7, 1950, in Dearborn.
He owned and operated Larry and Joan's Place for over 37 years.
Larry previously served as a Crawford County Commissioner and was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on February 21, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Grayling.
For those that wish to remember Larry by memorial contribution, family suggestion is Crawford County Commission on Aging or St. Mary's Catholic Church.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.sorensonlockwood.com.
Arrangements by Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.