Obits – Douglas R. Venske

Douglas R. Venske
Douglas R. Venske

Douglas R. Venske, age 51, of Winsted, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2013 at his home in Winsted.
Funeral Service held on Friday July 26, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia with Rev. Steve Anderson officiating: Visitation Thursday 5 to 8 p.m. and also at the funeral home one hour prior to the service; interment Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Mayer, Minn.
Douglas Venske was born on Nov. 9, 1961 in Watertown, Minn., the son of Marvin and Cordella (Henning) Venske. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany.
Doug loved going to all kinds of fairs and town celebrations. He enjoyed going on walks, spending time with his nieces and nephews, going to garage sales, and helping out at the farm. He will be missed.
Doug was preceded in death by his parents Marvin and Cordella Venske; brother Bruce Venske and  a brother in infancy.
Doug is survived by his loving family: siblings and spouses: Richard and Marlane Venske of Arlington, Roger and Roberta Venske of Winsted, Dennis and Marlene Venske of Winsted, Sharon Venske of Winsted, Kenneth and Ginger Venske of Chaska, Karen and Donald Kuhnau of Montrose; nephews and nieces Steven and Trish Venske, David Venske, Beth Venske, Kelsey Venske, Evin Venske, Gary Voight, Sue and Todd Neumann, Tammy and Chad Ittel; eight great nieces and nephews.
Casket Bearers Steven Venske, David Venske, Evin Venske, Todd Neumann, Loren Kieser, Scott Bayerl.
Arrangements with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia;