Avery Freimark, 74, of rural Wykoff

Avery Freimark

Avery Freimark, 74, of rural Wykoff, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, at his home.

He was born on May 17, 1944, in Rochester to Erhard and Frances Freimark.

He grew up on the family farm near Wykoff, attending Wykoff Public Schools.

He worked with his father and brother, Allerd, for many years on the family farm. Together, they milked 60 Brown Swiss cows and raised sheep, hogs and crops on the family farms. Later, he and his brother together purchased a nearby farm.

He is survived by his sisters, Aleta (Ralph) Capelle of Spring Valley and Amber Freimark of Wykoff; nieces, Autumn (Brad) Hoag of Plymouth, Minn., and Amanda (Nils) Wahlander of New Hope, Minn., and great-nieces, Kennedy, Cadence and Isla; cousins and several dear friends and neighbors, including one special neighbor boy that meant the world to him.

He was preceded in death by his brother.

A memorial service for him will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wykoff with the Rev. Michael Harman officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The family prefers memorials to St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wykoff.

Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home in Spring Valley is in charge of arrangements.