January 29, 1955 – September 18, 2011
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 23, 2011 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Cold Spring, MN for Mark Nierenhausen, age 56, who died Sunday at the Quiet Oaks Hospice House. Entombment will be in the St. Boniface Parish Cemetery.
A visitation for Mark will be from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. Thursday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Visitation will continue from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Friday morning at the St. Boniface Catholic Church.
Mark was born in St. Cloud, MN to Sylvan “Flash” and Bernadette “Bernie” (Eickhoff) Nierenhausen. He married Rose Frank on April 15, 1978 in St. Nicholas. He worked for the Cold Spring Granite Co. and later owned Mark Nierenhausen Granites. Mark loved collecting antiques, working on antique cars, woodworking and spending time with his wife and family.
Survivors include his wife, Rose; children, Bradley (Caroline) of Cold Spring, Terese (Joe) Kessler of Rosemount, Brent (Kayla) of Cold Spring; parents; sister, Anita “Nitz” (Bruce) Weber of Richmond; brothers, Paul (Gail) of Cold Spring, John (Jan) of Cold Spring, Luke (Kim) of Wilbraham, MA, James “Jinx” (Mary) of Cold Spring, Greg (Steph) of Crosslake, and 4 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents.