Michael Kleinsasser

Michael “Mike” Kleinsasser, 51, of Vesta formerly of Redwood Falls, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 at the Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. 

Time of Remembrance was held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Home in Redwood Falls, with a private family burial at a future date. 

Mike was born in Redwood Falls, Minnesota to David and Jean (Ermals) Kleinsasser on August 7, 1968. He grew up and went to school in Springfield. Mike enjoyed playing poker, 4-wheeling, fishing, spending time with his son, Mason, and other family members and friends.

 Mike is survived by his son, Mason Kleinsasser; brothers, Brad (Marci) Kleinsasser, and Rick (Diane) Kleinsasser; sister, DeeAnn (Mike) Kaneko; and aunt, Leah Merkwan; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. 

 Mike is preceded in death by his mom, Jean Stark and stepdad, Doug Stark, and his aunt, Linda Austin.

Blessed be his memory.

Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls. E-mail condolences may be sent via www.nelson-hillestad.com.

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