Todd M. Sawatzke, 45, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 28, 2013 at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls, SD.
A Memorial Service was held on Friday, February 1, at Lynner Funeral Home in Clarkfield, officiated by Linda Estling
Todd was born July 13, 1967 in Duluth to parents Ronald and Beverly (Wyandt) Sawatzke. He was raised in Finlayson, attending and graduating from Finlayson High School in 1986. The last few years of his life he led a quiet and happy life in Boyd.
He will be greatly missed by many friends and family.
Todd is survived by his son David (Amber) of Sturgeon Lake, his father Ronald Sawatzke of Boyd, mother Beverly Sawatzke (Richard Hoadley) of Finlayson, brother Douglas of Finlayson, sister Heidi LaPage (Jerrie) of Clayton, WI and sister Shelly Goodman (Dave) of Castle Rock, CO. He is also survived by an extended family of step brothers and sisters as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his stepmother and friend Neila Sawatzke.
Arrangements were by Lynner Funeral Home of Clarkfield.