|3/11/2014 10:37:00 AM|
Roger A. Walberg
Roger A. Walberg, 74, of Aitkin, formerly of Brooklyn Park, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Golden Valley Rehabilitation and Care Center.
Funeral Services were held on Monday, March 10. Pastor Randy Stauter officiated.
Roger is survived by his wife of 53 years, Annette, of Aitkin; children, Richard (Brenda) of Coon Rapids, Beth (Dan) Snell of Lino Lakes, Loren (Georgi) of Ramsey, and Bruce (fiancé, Lonna Wilson) of Minneapolis; grandchildren, Jessica, Travis, Kyle, Erin, Elissa, Jake, Jared, Justin, John, Megan and Noah; eight great-grandchildren; siblings, Marvin of Waite Park, Howard (Cheri) of Annandale, and Dennis of Annandale; parents-in-law, Clifford and Betty Hammer.
He is preceded in death by his parents and sister-in-law, Joan Walberg.
He was born on Sept. 28, 1939, in French Lake Township to Alden Ferdinand and Ruby Caroline (Anderson) Walberg. He attended school at Annandale, graduating with the class of 1957.
Roger was united in marriage to Annette R. Hammer on June 25, 1960, in Albert Lea. After graduation, Roger began a 30-year career with KP Manufacturing. He then worked for Parabody and finally, Life Fitness where he retired in 2001. Roger and Annette were members of Glen Community Church in Glen, as well as Forever Young in Aitkin.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, wood carving, collecting fishing lures, playing cribbage, and watching the Game Show Network. He enjoyed the time he and Annette spent in Mission, Texas. Above all, Roger treasured the time he was able to spend with his family.
Pallbearers: Travis Walberg, Kyle Walberg, John Walberg, Jake Siegler, Craig Wahlberg, Josh Schnell and Noah Shonyo.
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