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Donald P. Fobbe
Donald P. Fobbe, 92, of Maple Lake died Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at his home.
Mass of Christian Burial was held on Saturday, March 29, and was followed by the burial at St. Timothy's Catholic Cemetery, Maple Lake. Military Honors were provided by the Maple Lake American Legion Post 131, the Maple Lake VFW Post 7664, and the Minnesota National Guard Honor Guard.
He is survived by his wife, Naomi; children, Betty (George) Veches of Buffalo, Diane (Joe) Cassellius of Annandale, Susan Johnson of Maple Grove, Anne (Joe) Hollencamp of Maple Lake, Timothy (Chris Dombrovski) of Annandale, Kimberly (Bill) Ziegler of Alexandria, and Kenneth of Annandale; grandchildren, April, Abby, Jill, Jodi, Nicole, Scott, Jerry, Kent, Samantha, Preston, Rachel, Julia and Emma; great-grandchildren, Jordan, Calvin, Kainen, Suede, Brindle, Madison, Lily, Faith, Hailey and Brody; brothers, Ralph of Maple Lake and Mark (Pearl) of Maple Lake; and sister-in-law, Ethel Fobbe of Maple Lake.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Ellen; daughter Ellen Fobbe; great-grandson baby George; brothers, John, Raymond and Roy Fobbe; and sisters, Viola DeMarais and Mabel Emon.
Donald Patrick Fobbe was born Oct. 2, 1921, in Chatham Township to John and Ellen (Ward) Fobbe. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. Donald worked for 35 years as a construction superintendent for Orfei and Sons in St. Paul, retiring in 1986. He was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church, Maple Lake American Legion Post 131 and Maple Lake VFW Post 7664.
Urnbearers: Timothy and Kenneth Fobbe.
Music: Marge Pavlik, organist, and the St. Timothy Choir.
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