Larry D. Mustamaa

MARQUETTE, MI – Larry Douglas Mustamaa, age 70, of Marquette, entered eternal life Friday, March 8, 2019, at The Lighthouse Rehab Center in Ishpeming.

Born September 21, 1948, in Detroit, a son of Lauri and Elvie (Pesola) Mustamaa, Larry was raised in the Republic-Black River area, and graduated from Republic High School, Class of 1966. He enrolled at Suomi College, graduated, and later enrolled at Michigan Technological University. Following his graduation from Tech, Larry went to study for a year in Helsinki, Finland.

Returning to the Marquette area, he was employed as a caregiver with Pathways for many years, also assisting at the St. Vincent de Paul store. In his younger years, Larry enjoyed being out in nature and fishing and always enjoyed reading into his adult years.

Larry is survived by numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A graveside service will be held this spring at the Northland Chapel Gardens and will be announced.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Pathways,

Fassbender Swanson Hansen Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed online at