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Virgil Anthony Lieske

August 30, 1930 — October 8, 2022


Virgil Anthony Lieske

Virgil “Pete” Anthony Lieske, age 92, of Austin, Minnesota, passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2022, at Mayo Clinic Health System Austin. Pete was born August 30, 1930, to Alvin and Annette (Morissette) Lieske in Henderson, Minnesota. He served in the United States Army. Pete enjoyed attending church, spending time with family, sitting in his park and watching wildlife from his window.

Survivors include his children, Robert Lieske, Richard (Cathy) Lieske, Joel “Tony” Lieske, Jeannine (James) Hagedon, Peter (Jen) Lieske, Raphel (Michelle) Lieske; grandchildren, Cory Lieske, Cari (Bryce) Cejka, Allison Lieske, Morgan Lieske, Brandy Hagedon, Samantha (Eren) Bashford, Nicholas Hagedon, Jacob Lieske, Nathen Lieske, Mallorie Lieske, Makayla Lieske, and Mia Lieske; great grandchildren, Carson Ceika, Chloe Ceika, Caelyn Ceika, and Roland Lieske; and his sister, Sister Annette Lieske. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Annette Lieske; wife, Gerry in 2004; wife, Janet in 2013; and brothers, Russell, Howard, Robert Lieske.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Geneva, Minnesota. Private family interment will be in Brown Cemetery in Henderson, Minnesota. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Carmelite Monastery – 8251 Mt. Carmel Road, Lake Elmo, MN 55042. Worlein Funeral Home of Austin is assisting the family with arrangements.
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