The Free Press, Mankato, MN

August 20, 2013

John R. Hagel

—   John R. Hagel

    John R. Hagel, age 50, of Faribault, died on Monday, August 19, 2013 at St. Charles, MO while he was away for business.

    Funeral services will be held at Christ Lutheran Church,  Faribault, on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. with the Reverend Craig Breimhorst officiating.

    Visitation will be at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault, on Friday, August 23, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. and also at the church for one hour prior to the services on Saturday.

    John R., the son of Nilan O. Hagel, Sr. and Jean (Place) Hagel, was born on May 21, 1963 in Faribault.  He graduated from

Faribault High School in 1981.  John married Deborah A. Truebenbach on September 21, 1984 in Faribault.  He has been employed in the bus

sales and service for many years and most recently at CH Bus Sales, Faribault.  John loved to work and enjoyed fixing cars and homes and

doing yard work.

    He is survived by his wife, Deb; two daughters, Jamie (and Jake) Jaeger of Mankato and Bailey Hagel of Mankato; three brothers,  Edward (and Charmaine) Hagel of Bashaw, Alberta, Canada, Louis (and  special friend, Peggy Van Thomme) of Faribault and Nilan Hagel, Jr.

of Faribault; his father and mother in law, Wes and Tammy Truebenbach  of Cleveland; sister in law, Kim (and Lyndon) Kunkel of Good Thunder; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

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