Workman, David Paul 63

Workman, David Paul
age 63, of Cokato passed away on August 5, 2017. He was born December 13, 1953 in Cokato, MN to Donald and Elaine Workman. He was brought up in the christian faith in the Howard Lake MN area. He graduated from Howard Lake High School in 1972. He was united in marriage to Betty Mahlstedt on February 14, 1975. This union was blessed with the birth of a son, Nicholas. David worked 23 years at Mid-Am in Winsted, MN and 17 years at Randy’s Environmental Services in Delano, MN. He retired early do to a cancer diagnosis in 2014.
David was an avid reader, loved woodworking and remodeling, as well as quilting and needle craft. He enjoyed cooking, baking and canning. He especially enjoyed camping and spending time with his family.
Preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Joyce.
Survived by his wife, Betty, son, Nicholas and his wife, Julie, grandchildren, Taylor, Jessica, Isaac, Aimee, and Ryker Workman, siblings, Judith (BJ) Segal, Jim (Rosemarie) Workman, Richard (Katherine) Workman, Robert (Deborah) Workman, Daniel Workman, Patrick (Sheri) Workman, Timothy (Barbara) Workman, and Pamela Workman.
A celebration of life will be held at 5:00 PM on Thursday, August 10, 2017 with a gathering of family and friends from 3-5 PM, all at the First Presbyterian church of Howard Lake. Arrangements by Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Howard Lake, www.swansonpeterson.com, 320-534-3401