Francis Warnemunde, 92

Francis Milo Warnemunde, age 92, of Le Center, died Monday, July 29, 2013, in Le Center.

Visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Le Center on Friday, August 2, 2013, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Funeral services will also be at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Le Center on Friday, August 2, 2013, at 10:00 a.m.

Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Kilkenny. Military Honors will be provided by the Le Center Honor Guard.

Milo was born on March 30, 1921, in Timberlake, SD, to John and Mayme (Dynes) Warnemunde. He served in the United States Army in World War II from 1942 to 1945. He was united in marriage to Patricia Anne Ripley on September 28, 1948, at St. Canice Catholic Church in Kilkenny.

He enjoyed card club, farming, watching westerns on TV, professional wrestling and Le Center High School wrestling, and very rarely missed a tournament.

He is survived by children Mary Ann (and Pat) Hentges of New Brighton, Fran (and Margaret) Warnemunde of Burnsville, Tim (and Patty) Warnemunde of Montgomery, Allen (and Paula) Warnemunde of Mankato, Joseph (and Bernadette) Warnemunde of Albuquerque, NM, and Nancy Warnemunde of West Chicago, IL; 13 grandchildren; four greatgrandchildren; and a sister Luella Young of Portland, OR.

Milo was preceded in death by his wife Patricia Anne; daughter Cynthia Connor; granddaughter Cassie Connor; three brothers and one sister.

Arrangements are with the Le Center Funeral Home in Le Center. 507-357-6116. www.lecenterfuneralhome.c om.