Preceded in death by his wife Marie and son Michael. Survived by daughters, Mary & Margaret (Randy); sons, John Jr., Peter (Sally) & Pat (Janette) and daughters-in-law Julia Beagan & Dee Johnson; 9 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister Ruth Betz and nieces & nephews. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday 11 AM at ST. FRANCIS DE SALES CATHOLIC CHURCH (Palace at Osceola). Visitation Tuesday 5-8 PM at KESSLER & MAGUIRE FUNERAL HOME 640 W. 7th St. 651-224-2341. Visitation also 1 hr prior to mass. Interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery.