Funeral services for Roscoe D. Mohwinkel, 61, Truman, MN, will be held on Thursday, April 28th, 2005, at 10:30 am at St. John's Lutheran Church ? Antrim, rural Truman, MN, with Rev. Matthew Rusert officiating. Interment will be held at the church cemetery. Mr. Mohwinkel died Saturday morning April 23, 2005 at his home in Truman. Visitation will be held at Zaharia Family Funeral and Cremation Service of Truman on Wednesday evening from 4-8:00 pm and one hour before the services in the church on Thursday.
Roscoe Dean Mohwinkel was born on December 2nd, 1943, in Fairmont, MN, to Dorwin "D.G.? and Luella Mae Boesch Mohwinkel. Roscoe attended St. John's Lutheran School-Antrim and country school District 18 before graduating from Truman High School in 1961. On May 10th, 1964 Roscoe married Beverly Richter at Zion Lutheran Church in Lewisville, MN. They lived in Garden City, MN where Roscoe was a sales representative for Standard Oil. In 1977 Roscoe and his family moved to the family farm in rural Truman where they lived until September of 2004. They then moved into the Booz Apartments in Truman. Roscoe was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church-Antrim. Roscoe was a real people person who simply loved spending time with family and friends, especially his grandchildren. He loved spending his life with Bev, driving his corvette, riding motorcycle, farming, working with his cattle and his German Shepherds.
Roscoe is survived by his wife, Bev, Truman, MN; two daughters and sons-in-law, Regina Caswell and her husband Mark of Naperville, IL, Tami Lieffring and her husband Jim of Truman, MN; six grandchildren, Garrett, Chelsey, Elizabeth, Jacqueline, Rebecca and Luke; one sister and brother-in-law, MaryEtta Buhr and her husband Stan of Manhattan, IL, and six nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and step mother, Lorraine Mohwinkel.