Age 83 of Somerset, WI Formerly of St. Paul, MN Died peacefully on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, following a short battle with cancer. He will be dearly missed by his wife of 61 years, Alice; children, Charles, Mary Wandersee, Michael (Kim), Sharon (Jerry) Kludtke, Barbara (Rick) Leverty, Thomas, and Patrick (Sherry Struemke); 18 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Charles retired after 29 years with 3M. He was a Navy veteran and a member of American Legion and other organizations. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial Monday, January 27 (11 AM) at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Somerset, WI. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service at church. Private interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. www.cullencreafuneralhome.com
Published by Pioneer Press on Jan. 26, 2014.