|Birth: ||Oct. 11, 1912|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 1995|
Verne Gustav John Fredin - Passed away March 1, 1995 at the age of 82 years, 4 months & 20 days.
He was born October 11, 1912, in Sibley County to John and Wilhelmina (Lucas) Fredin. He married Esther Marie Totman on June 5, 1936, at the Swan Lake Church.
After her death, he married Esther M. (Kamrath) Laabs on March 3, 1982 in Renville Co, MN. Esther was born mar 3, 1915. They divorced in Meeker County on July 14, 1994.
Verne owned the Gamble Store and the Phillips 66 station in Cosmos prior to retirement. He was a charter member of the United Methodist Church of Cosmos.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Randy Koehler of Brainerd; grandchildren, Randy Fredin, Delgene Fredin, Zachary Koehler, Melodee Koehler, and Kristopher Koehler; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Frances Heath of Sartell, MN. He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther (Totman) in 1981; and son Donald in 1983.
Services: Saturday, March 4, 1995 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, Cosmos MN.
Officiating Clergy; Rev. Mary Tappe and Rev Edmund R. Youngquist.
Pallbearers: Bob Ahlers, Ed Jasinski, Kris Koehler, Randy Fredin Jr, John Verne Fredin and Delgene Fredin.
Interment: The Winthrop Cemetery, Winthrop MN.
Esther Ida Marie Kamrath Laabs (1915 - 1998)*
Esther Marie Totman Fredin (1919 - 1981)*
Donald Floyd Fredin (1936 - 1983)*
Verne Gustav John Fredin
age of death 82 years old
Plot: Lot No: E1/2 of 7 Block No: B-1
Maintained by: Don McCarty
Originally Created by: Colin Colehour
Record added: Jul 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20512608