OBITUARY

Roger Lee Forslund

August 17, 1931September 8, 2020

Roger Lee Forslund, was born on August 17, 1931 in Isanti, MN. Roger took the next step of his journey on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the age of 89.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Geraldine and his brother Lawrence.

Roger was an army veteran whose loves were traveling North America with his family; he was an avid walleye fisherman and UNO player, as well as the proud owner of Acosti Forms. He had a funny anecdote for every situation. Roger had lots of friends from around the world and leaves behind quite an extended family.

He is survived by his children; James (Linda), Patricia (Jerome) Colborn, Nancy (Howard Ellis), John; special niece, Lynne Bruns of Arizona; grandchildren, Ryan Forslund, Megan Forslund, Michael Forslund, Christie (Dan) Huberty, Kyle Colborn; and his four great-grandchildren. He is dearly missed.

Please join us for a Celebration of Life on September 21st, 2020, from 4 to 8 pm with prayers at 7:30 pm, at Kapala-Glodek-Malone Funeral Home, 7800 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, MN. Feel free to leave a message, photo, or memory below in support of Roger's family. Thank you.

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  • He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Geraldine and his brother Lawrence.
    He is survived by his children; James (Linda), Patricia (Jerome) Colborn, Nancy (Howard Ellis), John; special niece, Lynne Bruns of Arizona; grandchildren, Ryan Forslund, Megan Forslund, Michael Forslund, Christie (Dan) Huberty, Kyle Colborn; and his four great-grandchildren.

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Services

  • Celebration of Life

    Monday, September 21, 2020

  • Interment

    Monday, September 28, 2020

Memories

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John Lundeen

September 17, 2020

Roger was a great person friend and loved his family. My friendship goes back 50 years to office controls. He taught me a lot about fishing ,sales and being a good person. I have tried to stay in touch with him up to 2 days after his birthday.. I know he will be missed all. My prayers are with you. Sorry I can’t be there on Monday to celebrate his life. God bless. John lundeen



Debbie Flick

September 17, 2020

Your dad was a lovely person. Gene and I really liked him. Patty, you have your father's beautiful eyes. I hope your memories of love will carry you through. Of course, Jerry will share his fun memories with his fishing buddy. Sending love.

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