John R. Madsen, age 85, of Spring Park, formerly of Delano, died Thursday, April 30, 2013.
A praise and worship service will take place Saturday, May 11 at 1 p.m., followed by a celebration memorial service at 2 p.m., both at Watertown Ev. Free Church, 509 Jefferson Ave. SW in Watertown.
Memorials are preferred to Carver County Gideons, PO Box 485, St. Bonifacius, MN 55375.
John is the beloved husband of Jennette Madsen, his beautiful wife for 62 years.
He is the dear father of John and Judy Madsen of Minneapolis, Rob and Bev Madsen of New Hope, Mary and Christopher Cleveland of Kettle River, Jim and Martha Madsen of Watertown, Carol and Will Gerdes of Caledonia, Peter and Jennifer Madsen of Lester Prairie, and Sarah and Eric Rousar of Mayer.
John is further survived by 36 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. He leaves a great legacy.
John is alive in Christ, forevermore! To God be the glory, great things He has done!