Obits – Fred F. “Fritz” Segner
Fred F. “Fritz” Segner, age 86, of St. Bonifacius, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Center in Waconia.
Mass of Christian Burial was Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church in St. Bonifacius with Father Tom Balluff as celebrant of the Mass. Visitation was Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. and one hour prior to the Mass All at the church. Interment St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery.
Fritz was born on Dec. 20, 1925 in St. Bonifacius the son of Fred and Rose (Schmidt) Segner. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Boniface Catholic Church in St. Bonifacius. On Sept. 26, 1953 Fred was united in marriage to Dianne Maas at St. Boniface Catholic Church by Father Wohlfort.
Fritz was a loving husband, dad, grandpa and great-grandpa. He enjoyed going up north to the cabin hunting, fishing and just being on the lake boating around. Fritz was president of NWA Ford Fraternity. Fred and Dianne loved to spend time together traveling to many different destinations. Fritz liked making a trip to Mystic Lake on different occasions. He had an appreciation for many various kinds of music.
Fred was preceded in death by his son Thomas Segner; parents Fred and Rose Segner; father-in-law and mother-in-law Louie and Lorraine Maas; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Gordon Bezdichek, Robert and Rose Maas, LaVonne Maas OSB, Jerry Hilgers, Don Moonen, John Nalevanko.
Fritz is survived by his loving family: wife Dianne; children and spouses Mark and Rebecca Segner of Waconia, Joel and Kimberly Segner of St. Croix Falls, Wis., Julie and Fred Gongoll of Mayer, Jeffrey Segner of Hinckley; daughter-in-law Sylvia Segner of Arizona; grandchildren Kristin and Eric Iverson, Rachel and Luke Thunberg, David Gongoll, Rianna Segner, Shane Segner, Stephen and Shaina Segner, Martha Segner, Bethany Segner, Kathryn Segner; great-grandchildren Leighton Iverson, Warner Iverson, Graham Thunberg; sister Connie Bezdichek and friend Don Rose of Farmington; brother and sister-in-law Lee and Arlene Segner of Arizona; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Eileen Nalevanko of Long Lake, Leon and Carol Maas of St. Bonifacius, Marilyn Hilgers of Waconia, Arlys and Don Knopick of Crystal, Bonnie Moonen of St. Bonifacius; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Casket Bearers Shane Segner, Stephen Segner, David Gongoll, Mark Segner, Jeff Segner, Joel Segner.
Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia; www.johnsonfh.com.