Rolland Russell Pogreba

March 17, 1937August 21, 2021
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Rolland Russell Pogreba, 84, of Staples, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

Rolland wore a lot of hats in his life. He was called son, brother, uncle, friend, husband, dad, gramps, pa, and also Hausenfifer and Big K. He will be greatly missed in every life he touched.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Clara, and brothers, Anthony, John, and Leo.

Rolland will be deeply missed by his wife of 58 years, Virginia; children, Bryan (Mary) Pogreba, Vicki (Bill) Busker, Bernadette Pogreba, and Tammy Marlow; grandchildren, Jessica (Trevor) Williams, Megan Pogreba, Alex (Tyler) Rickbeil, Nicole Craine, Adam Craine, Cassie Marlow, Connor Marlow, Ben (Sheila) Busker, Kelly (Dave) Erickson, and Jerrod (Kate) Busker; eight great-grandchildren; five brothers; six sisters; many nieces and nephews, other family and friends.

Funeral Service will be Monday, August 30 at 11am with visitation one hour prior at Sunset Chapel, 2250 St. Anthony Blvd NE, Minneapolis. A Celebration of Life will also be held in the Browerville/Staples area at a later date.

Interment at Sunset Cemetery, Minneapolis.

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  • Adam Craine
  • Connor Marlow
  • Mike Larson
  • Duane Pogreba
  • Trevor Williams
  • Tyler Rickbeil

Past Services

Monday, August 30, 2021


Monday, August 30, 2021

Funeral Service

Monday, August 30, 2021

Committal Service

Saturday, October 02, 2021

Celebration of Life