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Darold Wayne Tesch

March 8, 1931 — November 13, 2017

DAROLD WAYNE TESCH, age 86, of Elmore, died Monday, November 13, 2017, at Parkview Care Center. Memorial services will be held on Monday, November 20, 2017, at 11:00 AM, at Elmore United Methodist Church in Elmore, with Rev. Mark Brickzin officiating.  Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Elmore.  Visitation time will be from 4:00pm 6:00pm Sunday, November 19, 2017, at Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 400 E. 14th Street in Blue Earth, and one hour before the service at the church.  Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com Darold was born March 8, 1931, In Kossuth County, IA, the son of Herman and Eva (Arndt) Tesch. On October 29, 1950 he married Evelyn B. Clark. Darold was a long distance truck driver for multiple companies over the years. He also was a foreman on road construction, and helped with harvest for good friends, Scott Volz and Duane Boehm Dad loved family and everyone was always welcome in their home. He was always willing to help out someone if his health allowed it. He was so proud of his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He always had a kiss, a hug, and an “I Love You” for each one of them. Dad especially loved the gag gifts given to him at Christmas by hi children and grandchildren. You were so special to all of your family. We will miss you so much!!! Darold is survived by his, daughter, Rhonda (Craig) Lloyd of Elmore, daughter, Debbie (Gene) Murphy of Blue Earth, brothers, Don Tesch of Blue Earth, Ken (Stephanie) Tesch of Richland, WA, Dennis Tesch of Blue Earth, sister, Kathy (Dale) Tourtellott of Gaylord, MN, sister-in-law, Shirley Elmore of Lake Crystal, daughter‑in‑law, Mildi Tesch of Elmore, 6 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Darold was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn Tesch, son, Barry Tesch, parents, brother, Dean Tesch, brother-in-law, Clayton Clark, and brother-in-law, Mervin Elmore.
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Sunday, November 19, 2017

4:00 - 6:00pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home and Cremation Service

400 E 14th St, Blue Earth, MN 56013

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Monday, November 20, 2017

11:00 - 11:45am (Central time)

Elmore United Methodist Church

311 Mondale St, Elmore, MN 56027

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Monday, November 20, 2017

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