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Wallace "Manny" Sargent

Wallace "Manny" Sargent

Wallace "Manny" Sargent, 68 of Cass Lake, MN died Friday, January 24, 2014 at home.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 am Thursday, January 30, 2014 at the St. Charles Catholic Church in Cass Lake, MN with Fr. Kuriakose Nediakala officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 pm on Wednesday, January 26, 2014 at the St. Charles Catholic Church and one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Interment will be in the spring at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Cass Lake, MN under the direction of the Cease Family Funeral Home of Bemidji.

He was born August 12, 1945 in Cass Lake, MN the son of Wallace and Evelyn (Turner) Sargent, Sr. He was raised and educated in Cass Lake, graduating from Cass Lake High School in 1963. He served with the US Army. He attended Haskell Institute in Kansas. He lived in the Minneapolis area from the early 60s through the 80s painting and doing carpentry work. He moved back to the Cass Lake area and worked for Leech Lake RTC. He married Marcella J. Roy April 26, 2008 in Cass Lake. His greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He enjoyed pow-wows, cribbage, keno, crossword puzzles, landscaping and was an avid reader. He will be greatly missed by his family.

He is survived by his wife Marcella Sargent of Cass Lake; sisters: Judy Moe of Cass Lake, Karen Pagel of Cass Lake and Charlotte Smith of Lancaster, CA; son: Brian Hester of Granite Falls, MN; step-daughters: Kathleen Roy of Minneapolis, Andrea (Paoa) Tauaa of San Diego, CA, Sharlene Roy of Cass Lake and Alane Roy of Cass Lake and 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers Mervel, Kenneth and Larry Sargent and step-son Todd Roy, Sr.

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