Wayne Tesch Sr.

WAYNE MICHAEL TESCH SR., age 72 formerly of Waseca, died on Friday, March 8, 2019 at the Central Health Care Center in Le Center.

Born on May 4, 1946 in Waseca, Minnesota, he was the son of Eldor and Hildegard (Kreuger) Tesch.  Wayne was employed at Brown Printing Co. in Waseca for many years before moving to Springfield, MO.  While there he worked in furniture manufacturing.  Wayne enjoyed family vacations and going to Branson, MO.  He was a member of First Lutheran Church in Waldorf.

He is survived by his children, Gene Tesch of Wisconsin, Jody Tesch of Faribault, Wayne Tesch Jr. of Springfield, MO, Billie Jo Tesch of Georgia, and Eddie Tesch of Owatonna; 13 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.   He is also survived by siblings, Karen Lang of Gaylord, Jerry (Debbie) Tesch of Le Sueur, and Mark (Roxanne) Tesch of Blooming Prairie; brother-in-law, David Arndt of Waldorf; and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Judy Arndt.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM at First Lutheran Church in Waldorf.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, one hour before services at the church.  Burial will follow at First Lutheran Cemetery in Waldorf. 

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