Guy Anthony Niesen, age 50, of Lester Prairie, died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
He was born Oct. 2, 1962, in Shakopee, the son of James and Marjorie Sundin Niesen.
Guy grew up in Watertown, and lived in Las Vegas, NV for the last 30 years. He had recently moved to Lester Prairie.
He was formerly a block layer for a construction company.
Guy is survived by his son, Jimmy, of Mound; daughters Amanda of Shakopee, and Natasha of St. Cloud; two grandchildren; brothers and a sister, Gary (Sue) Niesen of Anson, TX, Mike (Barb) Niesen of Watertown, Nick (Kellie) Niesen of Montrose, Eric (Jill) Niesen of Murray, KY, Chris (Joan) Niesen of Waverly and Kathy (Jim) Niesen-Habisch of Lester Prairie; special friend: Lynn Hrncier; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Marjorie Niesen; a brother, David Niesen; a sister, Mary Niesen; his grandparents; and special aunts and uncles.
There was a time of gathering Saturday, Aug. 10 at 11 a.m. at the home of Sam and Marsha Sundin in Lake Lillian, with the Rev. Art Wiese officiating. Mark Maiers was the urn bearer. “The Old Rugged Cross” and “Amazing Grace” were sung by Deb Sundin; and “Name” was sung by Wyatt Morcomb and Nicholas Niesen. Readings were by Douglas, Thomas, and Brittany Smith, and Miranda Niesen. Inurnment was at Tromso Cemetery in Lake Lillian.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family. Online condolences may be made to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.