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Elmer George Finken
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Birth: May 16, 1931
Sauk Centre
Stearns County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 22, 2009
Faribault
Rice County
Minnesota, USA

Elmer G. Finken, 77, of Montgomery, died Friday, May 22, 2009 at Pleasant Manor Nursing Home in Faribault, Minn.

Visitation will be at Schoenbauer Funeral Home in Montgomery on Tuesday, May 26 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral service will be at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Montgomery on Wednesday, May 27 at 10:30 a.m. Private family burial will take place at St. Paul's Cemetery in Sauk Centre at a later date. Military honors will be provided by the Montgomery Area Veterans Honor Guard.

Elmer, the son of Peter and Elizabeth (Dusek) Finken, was born in Sauk Centre, Minn., on May 16, 1931. Elmer served in the U.S. Army National Guard from 1951 to 1952. He and Leona Kinney were married on August 6, 1960 in Villard, Minn., and they made their home in Montgomery, where Elmer taught until his retirement in 1995.

He was a lifetime member of the NRA, and also held memberships in the Sportsman's Clubs in Wheatland Township and Montgomery.

Elmer is survived by his wife, Leona; three children, Theresa and Mary Finken of Plymouth and Dan Finken of North Mankato; and three grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Dorothy Heimel.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter John Finken (1913 - 1995)
  Elizabeth Lorraine Dusek Finken (1914 - 2006)
 
 Sibling:
  Elmer George Finken (1931 - 2009)
  Dorothy Adeline Kind Heimerl (1932 - 1998)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Cemetery
Sauk Centre
Stearns County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: DaveVangsness
Record added: May 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37518840
Elmer George Finken
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