Melvin Stumpf, 76-year-old resident of Little Falls, MN, formerly of Royalton, MN, passed away December 23, 2016 at St. Ottos Care Center in Little Falls.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 AM on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Royalton. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 28, 2016 from 4-7 PM at the Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls and also one hour prior to the service at the church in Royalton. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Melvin Stumpf was born on August 14, 1940 in Pierz, MN to the late Ferdinand and Alma (Dehler) Stumpf. He graduated from Father Pierz Memorial High School in 1958. Melvin was united in marriage to Mary Ann Scepurek on August 3, 1964. The couple made their home in Royalton, and Melvin worked as a custodian at the Royalton Elementary School for 19 years. Melvin also owned and operated Bowlus Liquor for five years. He was a member of the Royalton Lions Club, Catholic Aid, St. Jude Shrine, and Holy Trinity Church. Melvin enjoyed fishing, processing smokingmeats, woodworking, playing cards, watching the Game Show Network and spending time and visiting with family friends.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Mary Ann Stumpf of Little Falls, MN; children, Jenny Lowe of Little Falls, MN, Debbie (Gary) Wenner of Royalton, MN, Steve Stumpf of Royalton, MN, Charlotte (Randy) Bruns of Lester Prairie, MN, Allan (Pam) Stumpf of Royalton, MN; siblings, Olivia Maciej of Royalton, MN, Wilbert (Mary Rose) Stumpf of Panama City, FL; brother in law, Richard Long; sister in law, Phyllis Stumpf; grandchildren, Matthew (Crystal) Wenner, Michael (Amanda) Wenner, Samatha Koll, Nicholas Klitzke, Stephanie Koll;step-grandchildren, Jeffrey Cassler and Jenna Cassler; great grandchildren, Alexis, Reese, MaKenna, and Emma Wenner; step-great-grandchildren, Kalon Casler, Karmendie Casler and Sophia Bicondoa.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son-in-law, Jeff Lowe; siblings, Jerome (Bev) Stumpf, Leo Stumpf, Mildred (Felix) Bieniek, Mary Ann Long; and brother in law, Al Maciej.