Todd Jerome DesMarais, age 51 of Buffalo, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019. He was born March 18, 1968 in Buffalo, the son of Jerome and Mary (Kobbe) DesMarais.
Todd was baptized and confirmed at St. Francis Catholic Church in Buffalo.
Todd graduated from Buffalo High School with the class of 1986 and graduated from St. Cloud State University.
Todd was a fourth-generation partner in the livestock business, accompanying his Dad to many events.
Todd was a master fisherman and enjoyed playing little guy and varsity football in his younger years, growing up on the farm, gardening, and was passionate about cooking.
He was a generous, well mannered, man who was easy to be loved by all. He was a big teddy bear with a loving heart. His biggest love was for his son, Chase and his nieces. He had a great sense of humor and could make anyone laugh. He will be deeply missed.
He is preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents.
He is survived by his son, Chase and Chase’s mother, Kristine DesMarais; parents, Jerome and Mary DesMarais; sister, Lynne (Chris) Wadzinski; nieces, Brooke and Grace Wadzinski; special supporter, Rich; and many aunts, uncles, and numerous friends.
A memorial service will be held Friday, November 1, 2019 at 2:00 PM, with visitation beginning at 12:00 PM, at The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Todd’s son, Chase’s educational fund.
Serving the family is The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. 763-682-1363. www.thepetersonchapel.com.