Roger Seekins

Roger J. Seekins, 77, Hugo, died Saturday, March 9, 2013. He served with the U.S. Navy in the Korean War.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday, March 18 at Forest Lake American Legion Post 225, 355 W. Broadway Ave., Forest Lake. Private interment will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis.

He is survived by Lucy, his wife of 56 years; daughter, Julie (Kevin) Gronlund; son, Jay (Cheryl) Seekins; grandchildren, Guy (Emily) Davis, Dani (Sam) Trushinski, Brooke Seekins, Brittany Seekins; sister, Shirley (Don) Otto; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by parents, Carl and Lois; eight brothers and sisters.

Roberts Family Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.