Gregory Marsolek, a resident of Baxter, formerly of Little Falls, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale, as the result of an automobile and bicycle accident in Baxter.
A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, August 4 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Sobieski, MN with Father Jimmy Joseph officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may gather from 9:30 A.M. until the hour of service on Saturday at the church.
Gregory Marsolek was born Nov. 17, 1960, in Little Falls, to Jerome and Anne (Super) Marsolek. Greg grew up in Little Falls, where he attended Little Falls Community Schools graduating with the class of 1978. As a young man Greg enjoyed baling hay in Swan River Township on the family farm. He worked various jobs as a short order cook through out his life in North Dakota and Minnesota. He most recently has lived in Baxter for the past10 years. Greg enjoyed fishing, bicycling and spending time with his family and friends.
Left to cherish his memory are his mother Anne Marsolek of Little Falls; children, Graham (Debbie) Marsolek of Waite Park, Dustin Marsolek of St. Michael and Emily (Josh) McCarty of Zimmerman; siblings, Ronald (Diane) Marsolek of Fifty Lakes and Mary Lou (Tim) Krabbenhoft of Aurora, Colo.; grandchildren, Gavin Marsolek, McKenna Marsolek and a baby boy on the way; nieces and nephews, Kari Krabbenhoft, Travis Krabbenhoft, Michelle (Jeff) Bickford and Trish (Dan) Owens; dear friend, Joe Smalling of Baxter and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jerome Marsolek; brother, Roger Michael Marsolek; grandparents, Andrew and Elizabeth Marsolek, Mike and Elizabeth Super and many aunts and uncles.
Casketbearers were Joe Smalling, Kari Krabbenhoft, Travis Krabbenhoft, Dan Owens, Jeff Bickford and Josh McCarty.
Emblom-Brenny Funeral Home