Ricky Dean Clasen, age 57, of New Germany, died Friday, Jan. 19, 2013.
He was born March 26, 1955, to Clifford and Theresa (Navratil) Clasen.
Rick attended school in New Germany and Waconia.
He lived his entire life on the family farm that was settled by his great-grandfather, as did his father and grandfather.
Ricky is survived by his mother, Theresa; sister Candy (Jim Weinzierl); brothers Keith and Jerry; and nephews Ryan (Kirsten Lesner) and Scott (Sarah) Weinzierl; along with three grand-nieces, Brittany, Kelsey and Claire; and two grand-nephews, Zac and Cole.
He was preceded in death by his father, Cliff; his grandparents, John and Mary Navratil and Raymond and Norma Clasen; and many uncles and aunts.
Services have been held.