Machmeier, Roger Erle 1928-2024 Roger Erle Machmeier, 96, of Lindstrom, Minnesota, died at Lindstrom Senior Living on July 6, 2024. Roger was born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin at Luther Hospital in 1928 to Rufus and Emma Machmeier and grew up on the family farm in rural Mondovi, Wisconsin. He attended the University of Minnesota, ultimately earning a Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering. After teaching at the U of M for several years, Roger ultimately worked for the USDA Extension Service, specializing in water quality research and education. Roger is preceded in death by his wife of 60 years Joretta (Gibson) Machmeier; son Todd Louis Machmeier; son Philip Machmeier; and sister Judith Whelan. He is survived by his daughter Ann Machmeier; son Bruce (Lisa) Machmeier; daughter-in-law Deb Machmeier; grand-children Samantha Machmeier; Peter (Ashley) Machmeier; Elizabeth (Bennett) Machmeier; William Machmeier; and second wife Marlys Danielson of Osceola, Wisconsin. Roger's funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 13, 2024, at Grandstrand Funeral Home in Lindstrom, MN. Interment is at Oak Park Cemetery in Mondovi, Wisconsin. Please direct donations to the DNR's Minnesota Volunteer Magazine. Grandstrand Funeral Homes grandstrandfh.com

Published on July 10, 2024


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