Lee John Sather

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Lee John Sather

Lee John Sather
March 25, 1960 • February 3, 2019

Memorial services for Lee Sather of Glenwood, Minnesota, were held Monday, February 11, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Indherred Lutheran Church in Starbuck, Minnesota with Rev. Paul Johnson officiating.  Visitation was Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at the Starbuck Funeral Home in Starbuck and continued one hour prior to the service at the church Monday.  Burial was in the church cemetery.

Lee John Sather, son of Paul and Gladys (Erickson) Sather, was born March 25, 1960 in Starbuck, Minnesota.  Lee grew up on a farm south of Benson.  He was baptized and confirmed at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson.  Lee graduated from Benson High School in 1978.  After graduation, Lee attended North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND where he received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business.  Following his schooling, he returned to the Starbuck area where he worked for Ascheman Oil Company and Ag Vise.  In 2003, Lee began working at Jennie-O Turkey Store in Montevideo where he was employed until the time of his death.  

Lee enjoyed cross country skiing, traveling all over the world and was an avid runner. He will be remembered as being smart, kind and willing to help anyone.

Lee died unexpectedly Sunday, February 3, 2019.  He was 58 years old.

He is survived by his twin sister: Lynn Sather of Starbuck; uncle: Arthur Erickson of Glenwood; aunt: Ada Erickson of Starbuck and many cousins.  He was preceded in death by his parents: Paul and Gladys Sather; grandparents: John and Inga Sather and Arnold and Hannah Erickson and several aunts and uncles.

Starbuck Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

To send condolences to the family please visit www.starbuckfh.com

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