Roger G. Rebelein, age 83, of Alden passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2020.
Roger George Rebelein was born on December 14, 1936 in Albert Lea to George and Clara (Richter) Rebelein. He graduated from Alden High School. On September 29, 1962, he married Bonita “Bonnie” Benson and together they had four children. In 1970, Roger and Bonnie moved to the Rebelein family farm in Alden and that is where he farmed, and they raised their family. He was involved with Gideons, jail ministry, Ruby’s Pantry, and the local truck stop ministry. Roger also loved to go fishing, do woodwork, and have coffee with his group of friends. Most of all he loved to spend time with his family and friends.
Roger is survived by his children, Cindy (Matt) Norland, Mark Rebelein, Daniel (Paula) Rebelein, and Christine Rebelein; grandchildren, Joshua and Angela Norland, and Benjamin and Luke Rebelein; sisters, Arlis Smith and Audrey Christensen; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Roger is preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Bonnie; parents, George and Clara; and brother-in-law, Donald Smith.
A memorial service for Roger will be held at a later date once the gathering restrictions are lifted. Online condolences are welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com.