Hurley F. Hommerding


Mass of Christian Burial was Jan. 3, 2024, at Annunciation Catholic Church in Mayhew Lake for Hurley Hommerding, age 83, who passed away at the St. Cloud Hospital. The Rev. Thomas Knoblach officiated and entombment was at Hilltop Mausoleum in Sauk Rapids. 

 Hurley was born Aug. 24, 1940, in St. Cloud to Anton and Catherine (Jones) Hommerding. He married Mary Pappenfus Sept. 13, 1969, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sauk Rapids. Hurley worked as a truck driver for Saldana and also drove van for Rice Elementary School students. He was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church in Mayhew Lake. Hurley was a hard-worker, and enjoyed trips to the casino, fishing, putzing in the shed, boating, lake life and spending time with family.

 Survivors include his wife Mary of Sauk Rapids; daughters Lisa Hommerding of Rice and Robin (Jeff) Petron of Rice; grandchildren Toni, Brandon, Adrian, Brady and Carter; and great-grandchildren Alayni and Bryxtyn. He was preceded in death by his parents; son Rick on March 27, 2010; brothers Sonny, Harold, and Quinton; and sisters Lavonne Buttweiler and Mary Kay Thompson.

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