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John Douglas Sellers passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 in St. Michael, Minnesota.  He was 71 years old. He was born on September 12, 1951 in Watertown, South Dakota the son of Silas and Stella(Olson)Sellers.

John loved spending time with his daughters, sons-in-law and all his grandchildren.  They brought him so much joy.

He is free and soaring in heaven with the angels.

He is survived by his daughters: Amy Crowell (Ryan), Kristy Edling (Brett), Alison Thuney (Brandon) and Sarah Buckmaster (Jason); brother: Joe Sellers (Jim) and many grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his parents: Silas and Stella Sellers, and a grandson: Blake Steven Buckmaster.

A funeral service for John Sellers will be held on Friday, October 28, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at the Buffalo Evangelical Covenant Church, Buffalo, Minnesota.  Pastor Reid Gilbert will officiate. Interment will be held at the Swedish Mission Cemetery in Buffalo, Minnesota.

A visitation will be held AT THE CHURCH on Friday, October 28, 2022 ONE HOUR PRIOR to services.

Casket Bearers will be Ryan Crowell, Brandon Thuney, Jason Buckmaster, Brett Edling, Kaden Thuney, Levi Thuney

On-line condolences can be directed to

The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael – Albertville Funeral Home in St. Michael, Minnesota assisted the family with funeral arrangements.

8 Guestbook Entries

  1. Monte

    So sorry for your loss, Amy and family. My condolences

  2. Steven Olson

    So sorry to hear about my cousin John’s passing. Just saw him recently at Ft Snelling, and we had a great visit! He will be missed!

  3. Sherry Graf, cousin of John Sellers

    So sorry to hear of John’s untimely passing! So sorry for your loss. He will be remembered as a loving, caring person. He will be missed. We enjoyed visiting with him at Aunt Maxine’s burial at Ft Snelling, then enjoyed a meal at the reception at the hotel after the burial. You and your families are in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time.

  4. Jim olson

    Very sorry for your loss, John will be missed. I remember him as always having something to talk or laugh about. Rest in peace. Cousin Jim Olson and family.

  5. Jeff Olson

    Very sorry to hear of cousin John’s passing. We also had a nice visit with him in Minneapolis at my mother’s burial. Our thoughts and prayers to out to the family.

  6. Candi (Olson) Ewert, cousin

    I was so sorry to hear of John’s passing. I have many happy memories of John at family gatherings when we were younger. Although we lost touch for a number of years, our family was so happy that he attended our mother’s burial at Ft. Snelling and memorial service following the burial. I was glad that we were able to visit with him and share some memories. Prayers to his daughters and families during this sad time.

  7. Candi (Olson) Ewert, cousin

    I was so sorry to hear about John’s passing. I have many happy memories of family gatherings with John and other cousins. Although we lost touch in recent years, our family was so happy that John joined us at our Mother’s burial service at Fort Snelling and the Memorial service afterwards. Sending prayers to his daughters and family during this sad time.

  8. Joy kalk

    Sarah and family, sorry to hear about your dad you are in my prayers😥


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