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 Fred Henry Splittgerber

Fred Henry Splittgerber

Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, USA
Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 73)
Burial Pelican Rapids, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 100007497 · View Source
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Fred Splittgerber, age 73, a resident of Pelican Rapids, MN, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Pioneer Care in Fergus Falls, MN. He was surrounded by his family. Fred Henry Splittgerber was born December 31, 1938 in Fergus Falls, MN hospital, the son of Henry and Thelma (Leeper) Splittgerber of rural Erhard, MN. He worked several years for Ouren Brother's Construction and All Builder's Construction of Fergus Falls. He was a self-employed carpenter until his retirement. Fred was united in marriage to Darlene Joyce Melkert on November 28, 1959 at Tonseth Lutheran Church, near Erhard, MN.

He was a member of Pelican Rapids Baptist Church.

His hobbies were fishing, woodworking, being outdoors, yard work and gardening, planting trees and flowers, and being with his grandchildren.

Fred is survived by his wife, Darlene, Pelican Rapids, MN; son, Steve (Ailene) Splittgerber of River Falls, WI, daughter, Lori (Dale) Johnson of Pelican Rapids, MN, and son, Larry (Tammy) Splittgerber of Belle Plaine, MN; grandchildren: Tyler (Stephanie) Splittgerber, River Falls, WI, Chrissy Splittgerber, St. Louis Park, MN, Cody Splittgerber, River Falls, WI, Michelle Johnson and Marissa Johnson of Pelican Rapids, MN, Sean Splittgerber and Veronica Splittgerber of Belle Plaine, MN; great-grandchild, Chloe Mae Splittgerber; brother, Dennis (Carol) Splittgerber of Erhard, MN, and sister, Vonnie (Mark) Kenyon of Vergas, MN; brother-in-law, Earl (Barb) Melkert; and many nieces and nephews.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation: One hour prior to the service at the church.
Service: 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Pelican Rapids Baptist Church, Pelican Rapids, MN
Clergy: Pastor Louie Sutter
Burial: Lake Lida Baptist Cemetery, Pelican Rapids, MN

Funeral Home: Larson Funeral Home, Pelican Rapids, Minnesota

Online Guestbook:

Pianist: Carol Splittgerber
Duet: Tyler and Stephanie Splittgerber
Pallbearers: Fred's Grandchildren

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  • Maintained by: ✿T Burt
  • Originally Created by: Marjorie
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100007497
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Fred Henry Splittgerber (31 Dec 1938–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100007497, citing Lake Lida Cemetery, Pelican Rapids, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by ✿T Burt (contributor 47009168) .