Frederick Oluf Rindal, 93, of Osseo, died Friday, March 23, 2018 surrounded by his family on the family farm where he was born.
Fred was born July 29, 1924 on the family farm in the Town of Clear Creek, Eau Claire County, WI to Lars and Ida (Syverson) Rindal. Fred began his farming career at the age of 10 when his father died.
Fred married Marie Lynn on December 21, 1946 in Eau Claire.
Fred farmed for most of his life and for a few years, had his own milk route. When he retired from farming, he hauled farm equipment for LaMoine Anderson and drove school bus for the Osseo-Fairchild School District for 25 years.
Family was very important to Fred and he always showed his love for his wife, children and grandchildren. Although he worked hard, he enjoyed playing cards and had a great sense of humor.
Fred is survived by his wife of 71 years, Marie; children, Sandra (Donald) Edison of Minong, Susan Rindal of Oconomowoc, Jerrol (Connie) Rindal of Fall Creek, Kathleen (Gary) Knuth of Fairchild, Steven (Donna) Rindal of Osseo, and Karen (Randy) Haas of Osseo; thirteen grandchildren, Patrick, Colleen, Carrie, Megan, Peter, Karl, Aaron, Kevin, Lori, Ashley, Ryan, Wyatt and Maisy and ten great grandchildren. He is further survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Lars and Ida, brother Adolph Rindal and sisters, Martha Walker and Louise Hanson (Hagen).
Funeral services will be 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Strum with Rev. Valerian Ahles officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Strum.
Friends may call at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 – 12:00 p.m.
The family would like to thank Mayo Hospice for their thoughtful care.
Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left at Schiefelbeinfuneralhome.com.