Passed away on November 9, 2018
Survived by loving wife of 60 years, Maureen (Downs); children Catherine (Gregory) Salchow, Donald (Michele), Colleen (Dennis) Piechowski; nine grandchildren Connor, Colin, & Maura Salchow; Michael, Maria & David Hughes; Mackenzie (Zachary) Leverty, Michaela & Matthew Piechowski. Preceded in death by granddaughter Meghan Salchow. Served in the US Air Force, retired employee of Hamm's Brewery after 37 1/2 years, longtime eastside youth coach of football & hockey with Johnson Area Hockey Assoc., enjoyed gardening & spending time with family at the lake. Mass of Christian Burial Friday (11/16) 11:00 AM at PRESENTATION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1725 Kennard St., Maplewood. Private interment Guardian Angels Cemetery. Visitation Thursday (11/15) 4-7 PM with Prayers at 7 PM at SANDBERG FUNERAL HOME, 2593 E. 7th Ave., North St. Paul, & one hour prior to Mass at church. Thank you to the staff at Ramsey Care Center and United Hospital for their care.