|Birth: ||Jun. 29, 1914|
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 2003|
Norbert Athman, 89
Norbert J. Athman, a resident of Lastrup, MN, died Dec. 22, 2003, at the Pierz Villa in Pierz, MN.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Dec. 24 at St. John's Catholic Church in Lastrup, MN, with Father Roger Thoennes, Father Al Stangl and Father Greg Poser officiating. Burial was in the parish cemetery.
Norbert J. Athman was born on June 29, 1914, in Granite Township to the late Bernard and Katherine (Ellering) Athman. He attended country school near Lastrup. He married Margaret Stangl on Oct. 7, 1940, in Pierz. Norbert was a lifelong farmer in the Lastrup area, and he retired from farming in 1978 when he moved to Lastrup. He was an avid deer hunter, loved to play cards; smear was his game, especially with his grandkids. He loved ice fishing and he enjoyed anyone who talked about fishing and exchanging stories. He also enjoyed auctions and the sales barn in Pierz. Norbert has been a resident of the Pierz Villa for the past three years.
Norbert is survived by his son Frank Athman of Pierz; daughters Virginia Kapsner and husband Jerome of Pierz, Mary Poser and husband Sev of Pierz and Alice Bayerl and husband Bill of Menomonie, WI; brothers Edward of Pierz and Bernard of Little Falls, MN; sisters Irene Gaebel of Lastrup, Bernadine Loidolt of Pierz and Alice Poser of West Allis, WI; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret; one son, Dennis; parents Bernard and Katherine; brothers Irwin, Cel, Virgil, Victor and Alex; and two sisters, Marie Banach and Evelyn Branson.
Casketbearers were his grandsons.
Morrison County Record
Bernard M. Athmann (1887 - 1951)
Katherine Ellering Athmann (1892 - 1967)
Margaret A Stangl Athman (1920 - 1998)
Dennis Norbert Athman (1942 - 1968)*
Irene K Athman Fischer (1913 - ____)*
Norbert J Athman (1914 - 2003)
Marie Magdalene Athman Banach (1916 - 1993)*
Evelyn Charlotte Athmann Branson (1920 - 1999)*
Coelestin Frank Athman (1922 - 1986)*
Virgil John Athman (1925 - 1997)*
Victor J Athmann (1925 - 1926)*
Alex August Athman (1928 - 1975)*
Edward Bernard Athman (1929 - ____)*
Bernadine A Athman Loidolt (1931 - ____)*
Saint Johns Cemetery
Plot: Section 1, Row 9
Created by: Gary Poser
Record added: Sep 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29488017