Obits – Robert J. “Bobby” Dircks

Robert J. “Bobby” Dircks
Robert J. “Bobby” Dircks

Robert J. “Bobby” Dircks, age 52, of Chaska, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013.
Mass of Christian Burial was Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waconia with Father Bennet Tran as Celebrant of the Mass; visitation was Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia and at the church one hour prior to the Mass; interment St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.
Robert was born on July 18, 1961 in Shakopee, Minn., the son of Douglas and Catherine (Worm) Dircks. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waconia. On Feb. 8, 1997, Robert was united in marriage to Mary Jane Ohnsorg at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waconia by Father Martin Siebenaler.
Bobby loved spending time with his family and friends. Traveling with his family was something he looked forward to. Bobby was a dog lover. He truly treasured his dog Dakota. Farming was a big part of his life. He will be missed.
Robert is preceded in death by his grandparents, Joe and Victoria Dircks, Fred and Sophie Worm; father-in-law Richard Ohnsorg.
Bobby is survived by his loving family; wife Mary Jane “MJ” Dircks; children Devin Dircks and Dana Dircks, all of Chaska; father and mother Doug and Cathy Dircks of Chaska; mother-in-law Dorothy “Toots” Ohnsorg of Chaska; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Jim and Jane Ohnsorg of Chaska, Karen and Bill Diedrich of Apple Valley, Linda and Bob Arp of Eden Prairie, Lorie Ohnsorg of Chaska, Kathy and Drew Dimler of Waconia; nieces and nephews Shelly and Jim Cavers, Kris Matson, Tony and Krissy Ohnsorg, Jill Ohnsorg and special friend Matt Staples, Dave Ohnsorg, Wendy Brokken, Eldean and Sarah Diedrich, Janelle and Tony Lynch, Vincent and Kayla Arp, Kelly Arp and special friend Jeff Luethje, Jessica Arp and special friend Joe Premo, Joe Dimler, Angela Dimler; great nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins other relatives and friends.
Casket Bearers are Robert Thuening, Tony Ohnsorg, Dave Ohnsorg, Eldean Diedrich, Vincent Arp, Joe Dimler.
Arrangements with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia;