Butch W. Vierzba

Butch W. Vierzba, 63, Forest Lake, died Saturday, May 5, 2012.

A celebration of his life will take place at 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 9 at Roberts Family Funeral Home, Forest Lake, with visitation from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Interment will be at Morningside Memorial Gardens, Coon Rapids.

He is survived by his children, Ryan (Laura) and Broc (Trisha); grandchildren Dominic, Broc Jr., Irelynn and Taylor; and “Dooger,” his trusted Great Dane companion; special friends on Juniper Court in Forest Lake.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Cheryl; mother Rose; and grandparents Hazel and Felix.

Memorials are preferred to the Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue Society and may be sent in care of Roberts Family Funeral Home, 555 SW Centennial Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025.

  • Sharon Payne

    My deepest sympathies to the family – I enjoyed visiting with Butch and Dooger at Chuck and Don’s. Will miss seeing him at the dog park; my dane loved playing with Dooger. Blessings to you.

  • virginia edwards

    just found out about BUTCH”S passing. we were good friends for years with him & cheryl at BUD MEYER and for years after. they will both be missed. my answering machine message when he was calling always had the greeting;
    HEY YOU; YOU GOT ANY CHICKEN PARRRRRRRRRTS????? he just loved my boston accent.
    here’s to you & cheryl my friends, till we all meet again.
    your friend