Roger Harold Diesen, age 76, of Maple Plain, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at the Cottage Wood Senior Living in Buffalo.
Memorial services will take place Saturday, Sept. 28 at 4 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano, with a gathering of family and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the services. Inurnment with military honors will be at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano.
Roger was born Jan. 24, 1937, in Minneapolis, to Harold and Martha (Nordlie) Diesen.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Janice; and a daughter, Terri.
Roger is survived by his children Cheryl (David) Young, and Christopher Diesen; grandchildren Tony (Jennifer) Underwood, Cory Young, and Brandon Barrentine; and two great-grandchildren, Megan and Chad.