Melvin “Mel” M. Fiereck, 92
Aug. 9, 1926-Feb. 25, 2019
Melvin M. Fiereck, 92, of Sartell, died Monday, Feb. 25 at Country Manor Nursing Home in Sartell. His funeral will be held at noon Friday, March 1, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 219 Second St. N., Sartell. The Rev. Eberhard Schefers will officiate and entombment will be in Assumption Cemetery in St. Cloud. Visitation will be from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Country Manor Nursing Home in Sartell for residents and from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and one hour prior to services Friday at the church. Parish prayers will be at 5 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, St. Cloud.
Survivors include his wife; children, Linda (Michael) Holm of Plymouth, Pamela Vogel of Chaska, Michael (Phyllis) of Big Lake, Sheila (Joseph) Bethke of Buffalo, Patrick (Sheila) of Big Lake, Lisa (Kris) Friedrich of Sartell and Laurie (Doug) Rodewald of Maple Grove; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; brother and sisters, Lorraine “Bebe” Warhol of Phoenix, Betty Haynes of Sierra Vista, Ariz. and Jerry (Audrey) Fiereck of Gilbert, Ariz.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.