Lowell H. Romann, age 85, of Annandale died Monday, July 1, 2013 at his home surrounded by family.
Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. with Funeral Services held at 12 noon on Friday, July 5, 2013 at the Annandale Evangelical Free Church with Pastor Dennis Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery, Annandale.
Lowell Herbert Romann was born July 30th, 1927 to Herbert and Martha (Schmidt) Romann in Perham. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII from 1945-1947. On March 7th, 1953 in Iowa he was united in marriage to Geraldine Schwartz. Lowell worked at H.A. Gas Spring Company in Minneapolis for 27 years. In 1977 Lowell and Gerry moved to Maple Lake where they continued a commercial cleaning business and hobby farm. They moved to Annandale in 1987 where Lowell enjoyed helping his son Russ with his lawn service. Lowell liked to hunt, fish, and spend time with his large family.
Lowell is survived by his wife of 60 years Gerry of Annandale; children Tyrone (Shirley) Cory of San Jose, CA, Gardel Cory of San Jose, CA, Lauretta (Richard) Hefley of Merritt Island, FL, Robert Romann of Prior Lake, Nancy Romann (fiancé Scott Seemann) of Crystal, Christine (Daniel) Fouquette of Maple Lake, Russell Romann, Gail Klinkner (Kevin Robasse) and Teri (Ronald) Berry all of Annandale; 19 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. His sister LaVern Dale preceded him in death.
Pallbearers will be Brandon & Blake Romann, Paul & Brian Fouquette, Justin Pallies, Michael Berry, Eric Hefley, Bobby Klinkner, and Raymond Schwartz. Margaret Strand will provide the music for the services. The arrangements are entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Annandale.