Bryan John “Pickle” Silbernagel

Bryan John “Pickle” Silbernagel

Death 12 Jul 2009 (aged 35)
Burial Melrose, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 56367622 · View Source
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Bryan Silbernagel
1973 - 2009

Bryan J. "Pickle" Silbernagel, 35, of Fergus Falls and formerly of Melrose, took his own life on Sunday, July 12, 2009, at his home in Fergus Falls.

Bryan John Silbernagel was born July 28, 1973, in Fridley, Minn., to John and Marie (Kelsch) Silbernagel. He graduated from Melrose High School in 1991 and attended Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Fergus Falls. Bryan worked at Sky Vision in Fergus Falls, did construction in Minneapolis, and was currently working for Bakken Underground in Harris. Bryan enjoyed family trips, camping, golfing, baseball, and spending time with family and friends. He was especially excited and proud that he was going to be a grandfather in October.

Survivors include his wife, Alonna Silbernagel of Fergus Falls; sons, Chris Schizzano (girlfriend, Kaylee Munter) of Grand Forks and Nick Schizzano (girlfriend, Tayler Vatnsdal) of Fergus Falls; parents, John and Marie Silbernagel of Melrose; father and mother-in-law, Jerry and Mary Johnson of Fergus Falls; sisters, Lisa Silbernagel (Pete Ortega) of Rosemount and LeAnn (Todd) Ostendorf of Melrose; brothers-in-law, Jeremey Johnson of Woodbury and Michael (April) Johnson of Alexandria; sister-in-law, Alisa (Wayne) Keidel of Fergus Falls; nieces and nephews: Becca, Megan, Brittany, Brandon, Chloe, Oskar, Kaylee, Angela, Peter, David, Morgan, Jonathan, and Andrew; grandmothers, Katherine Kelsch of Linton, N.D., and Evelyn Gonderman of Fergus Falls; and his puppy, Lily Silbernagel.

Bryan was preceded in death by his grandparents.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home in Melrose; parish prayers at 7 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 18, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Melrose

Clergy: Rev. Ken Thielman and Deacon Ernie Kociemba assisting

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Melrose

Funeral home: Patton-Schad Funeral and Cremation Services, Melrose

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