March 27, 1947 - February 21, 2013 Of Cottage Grove Beloved husband of Carol; loving father of Shannon, Kelly (James) Hoover, Erin; grandpa of Alaina, Kaitlin, Olivia, Isabelle, Abigayle. Preceded in death by parents Nora & Ingval Lee, Bette Toole, Elmer Thibodeau. Visitation 4-8 PM Monday at KOK FUNERAL HOME, 7676 80th St. S. Cottage Grove and 10-11 AM Tuesday at church. Memorial Service 11AM Tuesday at ST. LUKE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 700 Hinton Ave. S. Cottage Grove. Inurnment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.