: 11:00 A.M. on Friday, July 23, 2010 at Jones-Pearson Funeral Home in Park Rapids, MN.
VISITATION: One hour prior to services at the funeral home.
INTERMENT: Mounds Cemetery at LeSueur, MN
SURVIVORS: her husband, James of Park Rapids; her sister, Dorothy Osterman of Park Rapids; her brother, Walter (Kathi) Rarer of Annandale, MN as well as many beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
December 27, 1945 – July 18, 2010
Sandy Rohloff, age 64 of Park Rapids, MN formerly of LeSueur, MN passed away unexpectedly at her home on Sunday, July 18, 2010.
Sandy was born on December 27, 1945 in Fergus Falls, MN to Donald and Esther (Fleischfresser) Rarer. It was in the Crosby-Ironton, MN area that she attended public school through the sixth grade. At the age of 12, Sandy moved with her family to LeSueur, MN where she graduated from the LeSueur Public High School with the Class of 1963. As a young woman, Sandy gained employment working as a clerk with the Local drug store in LeSueur. Later she started working for the Green Giant Company as a print shop employee in a career that spanned many years. After Green Giant closed, Sandy began working for the Crystal Farms Egg Company where she remained until her retirement in 2000. Sandy was united in marriage to James Edward Rohloff on June 25, 1977 in LeSueur. She loved horses and along with her husband had owned several of them over the years. She enjoyed attending garage sales and did her best to fill up all of their garages with her discovered treasures. She was a wonderful cook and baker who will be long remembered for her delicious homemade hotdishes, roast beef dinners and pork roasts. She looked forward to spending time with her family and enjoyed reading in her quiet times. Sandy was a member of the Otto Hendrickson American Legion Post Auxiliary #212 of Park Rapids and the Guy L. McDermeit VFW Post Auxiliary of Menahga. Above all, Sandy devoted her life to her husband, James who she loved with all her heart.
She will be lovingly remembered by her husband of the past 33 years, James of Park Rapids; her sister, Dorothy Osterman of Park Rapids; her brother, Walter (Kathi) Rarer of Annandale, MN as well as many beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Sandy was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers: Gerald and Donald Jr.
Services will be held 11 AM Friday, July 23, 2010 at the Jones-Pearson Funeral Home in Park Rapids with the Reverend Steve Norby officiating. Rev. Norby will provide the special music and will sing, “Beautiful Savior”, “Amazing Grace”, “Just As I Am” and “Thy Will Be Done”. Interment will be in the Mounds Cemetery at LeSueur, MN. Friends may call beginning one hour prior to the service at the Funeral Home. Following the service a luncheon will be hosted by the Otto Hendrickson American Legion Post #212 in Park Rapids.
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