5/8/08 – Thursday, May 8, 2008
Elijah E. Spurbeck, stillborn of Buffalo, was delivered Thursday, May 8, 2008 at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.
Elijah Edwin Spurbeck weighed 5 pounds / 13 ounces and was 19 inches long. He was delivered to Jason and Heidi (nee Grant) Spurbeck. Elijah is survived by his parents; siblings: Matthew, Mackenzie, and Jason Jr. Spurbeck, Buffalo; paternal grandparents, Jon and Janet Spurbeck, Brainerd; maternal grandmother Debra (Dan) Lindgren, Becker; maternal step-grandmother, LeAnn Grant, Farmington; paternal great-grandfather, George Spurbeck, Iowa; maternal great-grandparents: Charline and Leland Mickelson, Apple Valley, Rose Grant, Northfield, Marilyn Lindgren, Granada; paternal aunts and uncle: Jennifer, and Joanna Spurbeck, both of Brainerd and Jon Spurbeck, Monticello; maternal aunts and uncles; Tony (Jocelyn) Grant, Eagan, Tammi (Bryan) Fletcher, Lakeville, Chris (Leah) Lindgren, Little Falls, Brent Mickelson and Brittany (Jon) Hall, all of Oklahoma, and Preston Lindgren, St. Cloud; great-aunts and uncles; and many cousins. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Edwin Dale Grant; paternal great-grandparents: Richard Grant, Donna Spurbeck, Frank and Mildred Roberts, and Daniel Sitter; and one cousin.
Visitation for Elijah Spurbeck will be Wednesday, 4-8 P.M. Visitation resumes at church one hour before the funeral,
Funeral services are Noon, Thursday, May 15, 2008 at Zion Lutheran Church with the interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery.
Memorials are preferred.
Pastor Ken Hanson will officiate. Dan Lindgren and LeAnn Grant will provide special music. Jason Spurbeck will bear his son™s casket. Honorary bearers are: Tony Grant, Bryan Fletcher, Preston Lindgren, and Jon Spurbeck.