Merle Laubenstein, age 78, of Pine River, passed away April 30, 2019, at Lakewood Care Center in Staples. He was born to Harold and Marie Laubenstein on February 14, 1941, in Pine River.
Merle is survived by his wife, Leanne; sons, Dean (Kathleen), Dale; daughter, Tami Stramer (Jon); grandchildren: Sara (Jeffrey), Justin, Jamison, Kara (Matthew); and great grandchildren, Hunter and Logan. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Cindy Swedberg.
Memorial services will be 1 PM on Saturday, June 1, at Riverview Church, Pine River. Burial will be in Pine Ridge Cemetery. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.