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Gary Wathen

July 20, 1938 — October 30, 2021

Forest lake

Gary E. Wathen, age 83, of Forest Lake, Minnesota, died peacefully on Saturday, October 30, 2021.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Gilbert and Hazel (Perkins) Wathen; granddaughter, Jordan Perleberg; son-in-law, Tony Poliseno.  He will be deeply missed by his wife of 41 years, LaVonne; children, Cheryl Bennett, David Wathen, Jacqueline Poliseno, Terry (Ann Larson) Wathen, Carma Puffer, Sharon (Wally) Schendel, Katherine (Michael) Ryan; 18 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; other family and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake.  Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m., until the time of service at the funeral home.  Interment at Victor Hill Cemetery, Wyoming, Minnesota.

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Visitation

Thursday, November 4, 2021

10:00 - 11:30 am (Central time)

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Thursday, November 4, 2021

Starts at 11:30 am (Central time)

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Interment

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Starts at 12:30 pm (Central time)

Victor Hill Cemetery, Linwood Township, Minnesota

20070 Jodrell St NE, Wyoming, MN 55092

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