A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, February 28 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose with Rev. Marvin Enneking officiating and Rev. Ken Thielman concelebrating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 8 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose. Parish prayers will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home.
Hubert Herman Sunderman was born May 24, 1923 in Daysland, Alberta, Canada to Anthony and Anna (Volbert) Sunderman. He married Delores Gruber on August 26, 1947 in Lake Henry, Minnesota. He farmed north of Melrose all his life with his wife. Hubert resided at Park View Apartments for the last five years until moving into Pine Villa in January. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose. Hubert enjoyed anything having to do with farming including auctions, farm machinery, crops and cattle, and he loved spending time with his family.
Survivors include his daughters, Sharon (DeWayne) Mareck of St. Cloud, Beverly (Dale) Radermacher of Monango, North Dakota, and Debra (Charles) Uphoff of Melrose; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; brothers and sister, Roman (Aurelia) Sunderman of Melrose, Delores Bromen of Elk River, Bernard “Bernie” (Mary Lou) Sunderman of St. Cloud, Harold Sunderman of Elk River, and Victor (Dorine) Sunderman of Melrose.
Hubert was preceded in death by his wife, Delores Sunderman on June 28, 2010; parents; and granddaughter, Wendy Radermacher.
Serving as casket bearers will be Scott Mareck, Kurt Mareck, Brent Mareck, Eric Mareck, Ross Uphoff, and Troy Radermacher. Serving as cross bearer will be Jody Kirchner and scripture bearer will be Chantel Beuning. Gift bearers will be DeWayne Mareck, Dale Radermacher, and Chuck Uphoff.
Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Melrose.