Big Lake Douglas John Uhrhammer, age 63, of Big Lake, passed away at his residence on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
There will be a Celebration of Life held at a future date. Funeral arrangements are with the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.
Doug was born on Dec. 2, 1950, in Sherburn, to Erwin and Amelia (Studer) Uhrhammer. He graduated from Sherburn High School in 1969 and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. After the Army he attended Mankato State University and received a B.S. Degree in Economics in 1974, and a M.A. Degree in Urban Studies in 1981. Doug worked in the Economic Development industry most of his life.
Doug is survived by his wife, Marcia Goossen; children, Nathan (Julie) Uhrhammer, April (Keith) Scheidt, and Will Uhrhammer (fiance, Cyerra Hanson); three grandchildren, Zakkry, Scott and Anna; sister, Bonnie (David) McLellan; brother, Dan Uhrhammer; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Erwin and Amelia.