August 28, 1925 – Monday, August 20, 2012
Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Greenfield, MN
Friday, August 24, 2012
The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael, MN
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Albert Harold Deisting, age 86, of Buffalo passed away on Monday, August 20th, 2012.
The son of Christ & Bertha Deisting; Albert was baptized by Pastor W.P. Haar Sr. He was also confirmed in the Christian faith at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greenfield, and has been a life long faithful member.
On May 3, 1952, Albert H. Deisting and Phyllis M. Asplund were joined in holy matrimony at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Hopkins. God blessed their marriage in many ways, including the gift of three sons Gary, Randy, and Mark.
Albert was a dairy farmer in Buffalo. Farming was Albert’s life and hobby. Along with farming he enjoyed playing cards, socializing with family and friends, and in later years, spending time with his four grandchildren. While farming kept him busy, Albert and Phyllis also loved to travel and were able to visit all forty-eight lower states, Canada and Mexico.
Survived by loving wife of sixty years: Phyllis M. Deisting; sons: Randy (Nancy) Deisting of Buffalo and Mark (Charlene) Deisting of Maple Grove; grandchildren: Ashley & Michael; Allison & Missy; sister: Elaine Klatt of Buffalo; brothers: Carl (Betty) Deisting of Willmar and Robert (Dolores) Deisting of South St. Paul; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by son: Gary Deisting, his parents, infant brothers: Herbert and Ervin, brother: Walter and sister: Leona Klatt.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, August 23rd from 4-8 P.M. at the Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home.
Further visitation will be held on Friday, August 24th one hour prior to services at the church.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 24th at 2:00 P.M. at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greenfield. Pastor Dennis K. Strong will preside. Interment will follow at Salem Lutheran Cemetery.
Casket Bearers will be Dwight Deisting, Bob Klatt, David Klatt, Ken Klatt, Ted Levens, and Tim Levens.
The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to www.thepetersonchapel.com