Albert J. Sura, 89
Albert “Bert” J. Sura, a resident of rural Little Falls, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at his home.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, March 16, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Little Falls, with Fr. Nicholas Landsberger officiating. Interment was in the parish cemetery.
Albert “Bert” John Sura was born Jan. 7, 1924, in Swanville, the son of Peter and Mary (Kallis) Sura. As a child, he moved with his family to a farm in Little Falls Township where he grew up. He attended country school through the eighth grade. After his schooling, he began working on the farm. He farmed all his life. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Little Falls. Along with farming, Bert enjoyed fishing, gardening and the occasional trip with his nephews to the hunting shack.
Bert is survived by his brothers, Jim (Barb) Sura of Grand Rapids and Alois (Joan) Sura of Minneapolis; sisters, Connie Osowski of Blaine and Eleanor Krogman of Minneapolis; sisters-in-law, Joan Sura of Crosby and Harriet Sura of Wisconsin; and many nieces and nephews.
Bert was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Matt Sura, Don Sura, George Sura, Joe Sura and Frank Sura; and sisters, Angie Gunderson, Clara Osowski, Rose Peterson.
Emblom-Brenny Funeral Service