He served in the Navy during World War II.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 27 at Cremation Society of Minneosta, 4343 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis.
Visitation will begin one hour before the service.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Lois; daughters, Kristin Bowman, Jodell Heller, Polly Somers (Mike); granddaughters, Margaret, Emma, Stacy, Angie and Shelley; and Lois’ family.
He was preceded in death by his son, Kevin.