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Lonnie R. Trasamar, 63

Jul 1, 2018

Blue Earth Lonnie R. Trasamar, age 63, a husband, father, grandfather and brother passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at the United Hospital District in Blue Earth. Lonnie was born on Nov. 22, 1954, in Minneapolis and adopted by Milton and Dolores Trasamar of Elmore. He graduated from Elmore High School in 1973 and received his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota in 1978.

Lonnie was broker/realtor of Trasamar Realty in Elmore, where he met his future wife, Cindy Homan. They were married on July 25, 1981, at St. Ann’s Church in Slayton. In 1986, Lonnie and Cindy moved to Blue Earth, where they later welcomed their two sons Ryan and Jon. Lonnie was also President of Blue Earth State/MidAmerica and Wells Federal Bank before returning to the real estate industry, his true passion, at Barslou Realty LLC. Throughout his life, Lonnie enjoyed golf, horse races, music, US presidential history and many family trips to Walt Disney World. Lonnie loved his life, his family, his friends and hobbies, and made an impact on everyone he encountered with his expressive personality.

Lonnie is survived by his wife of 36 years, Cindy; two sons, Ryan (Heather) Trasamar, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Jon Trasamar (girlfriend Allie Haen), of Blue Earth; grandson, Lincoln, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; and sister, Phyllis (Dick) Birk, of Madison, South Dakota. Lonnie was preceded in death by his parents and father and mother-in-law, Marce and Joyce Homan.

Funeral services were held at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth, on Friday, June 15, Father Peter Klein officiated. Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth was entrusted with arrangements.