|We'll miss ya Herb|
There’s never an easy way to say goodbye to someone or to let go of someone. Especially when that person had a certain aura and presence about them.
Garrett Lee Rasmussen, age 69 of Chisago City, passed away peacefully in his home Sunday, August 14, 2016, surrounded by family. Garrett was born on January 15, 1947 to Wallace and Irene Rasmussen in Minneapolis. He grew up in Mound, Minnesota and graduated from Mound Senior High in 1965. He played Little League and Babe Ruth baseball. As a boy he enjoyed fishing and hunting. He played the trombone in the high school band, and once took a week long train trip, with the band, to play concerts in Washington DC. They also played the opening day concert at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York.