Mark Vogelsang of Howard Lake passed away on March 11, 2016
Funeral Service: 11 AM Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at St. James Lutheran Church of Howard Lake.
Visitation: 5-8 PM Tuesday at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Howard Lake and 1 hr Prior to service at church on Wednesday
Interment St. James Lutheran Cemetery on Dutch Lake
Mark Matt Vogelsang was born December 15, 1966 in St. Cloud, Minnesota and baptized there. He was confirmed at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake. Attending Howard Lake-Waverly High School he graduated in 1986 and furthered his education at Hutch Tech receiving a degree in Electronics & Automotive.
He was highly intelligent in the field of electronics and would take things apart just to see how they worked. Currently he was employed by Pentair in New Brighton. He enjoyed playing video games, going to movies, listening to music, taking photos and traveling.
It was on March 11, 2016 that Mark passed away at the age of 49 years, 3 months and 25 days.
Mark is survived by his father and mother Gerald and Donna Vogelsang; siblings Brian (Jan) Vogelsang, Nancy (Doug) Neumann, Darlyce Vogelsang (and Robert Smith), Janice (Steve) Edmonson; nephews and nieces Christina Roberts, Stacy Riemer, Aaron Neumann, Nick Neumann, Katie Heins, Amy Johnson, Adam Johnson, Amanda Edmonson and Stephanie Edmonson; and eighteen great-grandnephews and grandnieces.
Pallbearers are Aaron Neumann, Nick Neumann, Adam Johnson, Jamie Heins, Steve Gatz and David Carriveau.