Russell E. Vetsch, 80 of Ham Lake, died Monday, April 8, 2013.
Russell was an Army veteran and a welder for Trussbilt Inc. for 35 years. During retirement, he enjoyed woodworking and gardening.
He is survived by loving wife of 53 years, Wilma; sons: Curtis (Caroline) and Darren (Lisa); grandchildren: Dyllon, Rebecca, Heather and Sylvia; brothers: Willard (Verona) and Bob (Ardis); sisters: Ardelle (Roger) Volden and Bernie Zembel; several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by parents, Edward and Helga Vetsch; sister, Delores Griep and brother, Norman Vetsch.
A memorial service was held at Kozlak-Radulovich Blaine Chapel on April 16.