Ralph E. Colberg(1932 - 2014)

Ralph E. Colberg, 81

St. Cloud

Aug. 28, 1932 ~ Feb. 28, 2014

Ralph E. Colberg, age 81, St. Cloud, MN died Friday, February 28, 2014 at his home.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Benson Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at Benson Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Friday. Burial will be in North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN.

Ralph was born on August 28, 1932 in Aberdeen, South Dakota to Ralph G. and Helene (Holdridge) Colberg. He graduated from St. Cloud Tech High School. Ralph served in the US Army from 1955 - 1957. He married Helen Vogelsang on October 5, 1961 in St. Cloud, MN. Ralph was employed by Dezuriks for over 37 years. He was a member of the Pantowners. Ralph loved woodworking and spending time with his family, especially his granddaughters.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Colberg of St. Cloud, MN; sons, James Colberg of St. Cloud, MN; Gene (Nouphay) Colberg of St. Cloud, MN; two granddaughters, Asia Colberg and Kami Colberg.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The family would like to send a special thank you to the St. Cloud Fire Department, St. Cloud Police Department and Gold Cross Ambulance for their care and concern during their response to our time of need.


Funeral Home

Benson Funeral Home
1111 25th Avenue South St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 252-3132

Published in the St. Cloud Times on Mar. 4, 2014