Kurt Roiger

Kurt Roiger, age 53, of Sanborn, passed away on January 1, 2020, as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Watonwan County. 

Visitation will be on Monday, January 6, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield and will continue on Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at St. Raphael Catholic Church in Springfield, MN.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the church on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. 

The clergy will be Father Phil Schotzko. Inurnment will be held at a later date. 

Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield. On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com. 

Kurt Robert Roiger was born on May 19, 1966 to Gerhardt and Deloris (Wersal) Roiger. He attended Sanborn Public School. After graduating high school Kurt helped his dad farm and milk cows. Kurt took over the farm in 1991 when his parents moved to town. Kurt loved to fish and hunt. He enjoyed taking his kids out fishing in the boat on summer days as well as deer hunting. Kurt enjoyed shooting hoops and spending time with his grandkids. He was a member of the Darfur Sportsman’s Club. 

He is survived by his children - Dawn (Derek) Krebs of Springfield, Deven Roiger of Sanborn, and DeAnn Roiger of Jeffers; grandchildren - Aiden and Aubrey Krebs of Springfield; siblings - George (Mary Jo) Stage of Pelican Rapids, Jan (Ed) Rowley of Rochester, Gloria Roiger of Redwood Falls, Larry (Beverly) Roiger of St. Peter, Jeff Roiger of Sanborn, Doreen (Dale) Wenisch of St. Louis Park, and Terry (Robin) Roiger of Sanborn. Kurt was preceded in death by his parents - Gerhardt and Deloris Roiger; sister - Joyce Roiger; grandparents; and many aunts and uncles.

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