January 29, 2007 at 12:37 p.m.
He is a WWII veteran of the United States Army.
He is preceded in death by his daughter; first wife, Helen "Sis" and sister, Eileen.
He is survived by his wife, Josie; three children; five step-children; 23 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; brother, Loren; sister, Donna; and numerous extended family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 30, 2007, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 5879 Wyoming Trail, Wyoming. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery.
Mattson Funeral Home & Cremation Service handled arrangements, 651-464-3556, www.mattsonfuneralhome.com.