Roy J. Gosiak, 53

Roy J. Gosiak, a resident of North Prairie,  passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the St. Cloud Hospital.

A Mass of Christian burial was held  Tuesday, Aug. 28, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in North Prairie,  with Father Laurn Virnig officiating. Burial was at Holy Cross Parish Cemetery in North Prairie.

Roy J. Gosiak was born  March 30, 1959, in Little Falls,  to Ambrose and Martha (Psick) Gosiak. Roy grew up in the Little Falls area. He was a valuable employee at Hardrives Construction Company in St. Cloud,  for the past 27 years. He recently retired in the spring of 2012. Roy enjoyed barbecuing, gardening and hunting.

Roy is survived by his son, Nathan Gosiak of Little Falls; daughters, Krystal Gosiak of Burtrum and Amanda Gosiak of Swanville; parents Ambrose and Martha Gosiak of Little Falls; 10 sisters and two brothers; four grandchildren, Natallie, Aaron, Landon, and Ariah.

Roy was preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers.

Pallbearers were Nathan Gosiak, Matthew Spiess, Josh Erickson, Edward Gosiak, David Gosiak, Amanda Gosiak and Krystal Gosiak.

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