A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at St. Mary’s Cathedral Catholic Church in St. Cloud, MN for Marlyn J. Libbesmeier, age 93 of Waite Park, MN. He died last March 23, 2020 during the Covid 19 Pandemic at Quiet Oaks Hospice House. The Reverend Brady Keller will be the celebrant. Visitation will be one prior to the Memorial Mass at the church. Entombment was held on March 27, 2020 after private family visitation was held at Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, MN.
Marlyn was born on March 24, 1926 on the home farm in St. Cloud Township to Andrew and Albertha (Braun) Libbesmeier. He lived on the farm his entire life. Marlyn proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He married Esther (Mehr) Libbesmeier on August 24, 1957 and together they had five children. Marlyn was a lifelong farmer who loved the land and dairy farming.
Marlyn is survived by his wife, Esther; children, James (Marie Spott), David (Brenda), Alan (Deb Schmitt), Brenda, Brian (Mary); 13 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Roger.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to St. Mary’s Cathedral maintenance fund.