Rocheleau Ernest A., age 87, of Brooklyn Park, died on Feb. 3 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Preceded in death by son, Dale; brothers, Meldon, Delmar, Merle and sister, Lillian. Survived by loving wife of 65 years, Hellen; daughters, Marlys (Bob) Brooks and Colleen (Harry) Look; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Annette) Brooks, Brendan Brooks and Lisa (Lyle) Eaton; and great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Alexandra Brooks, Brielle and Dane Eaton; brother, Andrew; sisters, Betty Thomas, Lorraine Steere, June Royce and many nieces & nephews; special friend, Jack Ring. Ernie was a loving and caring husband and father. He had 40 years of service with Butler Mfg, and among his interests, he enjoyed building projects, hunting and fishing, and the outdoors. Funeral service 11 am Thursday at Victory Lutheran Church, 43rd & Thomas N. Visitation one hour prior to service at church and 4-8 pm Wednesday at Washburn-McReavy Robbinsdale Chapel, 4239 West Broadway. Interment Crystal Lake Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Victory Church, or North Hospice. Washburn-McReavy Robbinsdale Chapel 763-537-2333

Published on February 5, 2002

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