Age 74 of Lake Elmo
Wayne lived a very full and rich life. Sadly, Covid took Wayne from us too soon, on December 6, 2020.
He is survived by his Aunt Lavern, his Uncle Donny (Marilynne), his nieces, Jodi (John) Laluk, Jill (Tony) Buerge, Jennie (Kirk) Buckle, Jari-lou (Roger) Smarch; 15 great-nieces and nephews; 17 great-great-nieces and nephews; many cousins and extended family members. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Dorothy; sisters, Geraldine Richert and Janet Anderson. Wayne lived his life with gratitude in his heart. He was friendly, cheerful, and helpful to others. He was mechanically inclined, loved bowling and fishing. He was a faithful member of his church, and very much loved by his family. Private burial service Wednesday, December 9. Memorials preferred to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5274 Stillwater Blvd. N. Stillwater, MN 55082