Fran VanDeWiele

July 15, 1953-Jan. 1, 2018

GARVIN — Services for Fran R. VanDeWiele, 64, of Garvin will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Victory Christian Church in Balaton. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. today at the Tracy Area Funeral Home and will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Following the funeral service, at Fran’s request, his body will be donated to the University of Minnesota to promote medical education. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Murray County Hospice and Shetek Lutheran Ministries. Stephens Funeral Service – Tracy Area Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

He died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at his home.

He was born July 15, 1953, in Tracy, to Ray and Bev (Lavicky) VanDeWiele.

Survivors include his wife, Teresa of Garvin; children, Travis of Burnsville, Amy Trulock of Big Lake and Abby Hubin of Westbrook; eight grandchildren; and his mother, Bev.