September 18, 2020

Stevens County Times

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Wallis “Wally” H. Feuchtenberger

February 16, 1939 ~ April 3, 2020 (age 81)

There will be a private family service for Wallis “Wally” Feuchtenberger of Morris, Minnesota. Burial will be at the Apostolic Christian Faith Cemetery in Hancock, Minnesota.

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Wallis Howard Feuchtenberger was born on February 16, 1939 in Darnen Township, Stevens County, Minnesota to Joseph and Emma (Luthi) Feuchtenberger.  He was raised near Morris, Minnesota where he attended country school in Darnen Township and later graduated from West Central School of Ag in Morris.  Following his graduation, he began farming. On June 24, 1961, Wally was united in marriage to Diane Max in Morris. They made their home on a farm in rural Hancock where they raised their nine children.  In 1997, Wally and Diane moved into Morris, Wally continued farming until his retirement in 2016.

Wally was a member of the Apostolic Christian Faith Church, the Steven’s County Pork Producers, and the Hancock School Board.  He loved being a farmer and everything about farming. Most importantly, he cherished his time spent with all of his family and his church community. 

Wally died peacefully on Friday, April 3, 2020 at the Courage Cottage in Morris; he was 81 years old.

He is survived by his wife, Diane of Morris; children: Dennis (Laurie) Feuchtenberger of Hancock, Kenneth (Sally) Feuchtenberger of Hancock, Timothy (Beth) Feuchtenberger of Sioux Falls, SD, Kim (Eric) Koehl of Morris, Sara (Kevin) Wagenbach of Princeville, IL, Craig (Paula) Feuchtenberger of Hancock, Holly (Dan) Bradle of Secor, IL, Heidi (Ryan) Messner of Hancock; siblings: Doris (Jerry) Gausman of Morris, Gerald (Karen) Feuchtenberger of Morris, Susie (Virgil) Wehking of Morris, Marilyn (Karl) Koehl of Hancock, Bob (Gwen) Feuchtenberger of Morris; brother-in-law, Ron (Barb) Max of Hutchinson; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.  He is preceded in death by his daughter, Amy Feuchtenberger; parents; sister, Laurie Feuchtenberger. 

Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in care of arrangements for Wally.