John Norval Fuhrman, 72, of New Brighton, Minn., formerly of the Decatur area, passed away April 21, 2013.
John graduated in 1959 from Monmouth High School.
Among survivors are his wife, Joyce Fuhrman, of New Brighton; five children; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, Roy (Maryann) Fuhrman, of Denver, Colo.; brother-in-law, Robert Mernin; and many loving family and friends.
John was preceded in death by his parents, Norval and Dorothy Fuhrman, and a sister, Grace Kammeyer.
Funeral services were held today at Christ the King Lutheran Church in New Brighton, Minn.
Preferred memorials may be made to Joyce Fuhrman, 2800 17th Terrace NW, New Brighton, Minn., 55112, who will distribute them according to John's wishes.