Maynard R. Rossberg, Maple Lake


Maynard R. Rossberg, age 66, of Maple Lake, died Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Memorial services were 2:00 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Maple Lake, with Rev. Gary Bass officiating. Burial will be at a later date at the Hasty Cemetery.  Friends were invited to call from 5-7 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday, both at the funeral home.
Maynard Reynold Rossberg was born Sept. 17, 1946, in Monticello, to Alvin and Eleanor (Walberg) Rossberg. He grew up in Annandale, graduating from Annandale High School with the class of 1964. He furthered his education at Anoka Technical College for small engine repair. Maynard served his country in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War. On Sept. 14, 1968, he was united in marriage to Barbara Schelinder at Faith Lutheran Church in Monticello. Maynard worked in construction for most of his life, mostly working in concrete and windows. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking and working with his hands and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Barb, of Maple Lake; children, Allen (Jude); Jill (Jamie) Dean, and Tammy (fiancé, Tracy Evans), all of Monticello, and Lance “Buck” (special friend, Kaylene St. Andrew), of Clearwater; brothers and sisters, Alvin Jr., Richard (Jackie), of Monticello, Darlene Frazier, of Becker, Clairion, of Clearwater; Roger (friend, Melody), of Maple Lake, and Dennis, of Black Duck; 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Eleanor; and brothers, Kenny and Curtis.
Military honors were provided by the Minnesota National Guard Honor Guard, Maple Lake V.F.W. and the Maple Lake American Legion. Arrangements are entrusted with Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Maple Lake.
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