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John Lemkins

March 22, 1950 — October 4, 2019


John Lemkins age 69 of Fridley, passed away suddenly at his home on October 4, 2019. He is survived by his son Jonah, brother Richard, niece Alex, sister Silvia, niece Sonia, nephew Richie (Anet), and his former wife and best friend Margret.

John worked as a software engineer for Unisys Corporation in Eagan, Newport, and Germany. He was an extremely engaged and caring father who believed in the power of love and forgiveness. He was fiercely loyal to his family and devoted to his son. He made long lasting friendships along the way and had a profound impact on a lot of people. His positive energy and warmth will remain with us forever.

Please join us to celebrate John’s life and share your memories at a small gathering at Margret and Jonah’s home (5045 Washburn Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN  55410) on Saturday, October 26 at 1 – 4 pm.

In lieu of memorials, please consider a donation to the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center or a charity of your choice.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John Lemkins, please visit our flower store.

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Saturday, October 26, 2019

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

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