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Mark D. Brost




AGE: 57 

ADDRESS: N3223 Mokry Road, Medford; A Township of Medford resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: Monday, April 29 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Rochester, MN

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 4 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Phil Juza

VISITATION: Hemer Funeral Home, Medford from 4-7 PM on Friday, May 3; also at church from 10 AM until the time of services at 11 AM on Saturday, May 4

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: February 9, 1962 at Medford

EDUCATION: Holy Rosary Catholic School, Medford and was a 1980 graduate of Medford Sr. High School; Attended Motorcycle Mechanics Institute in Phoenix, AZ

MARRIAGE: January 28, 2016 at Medford to Patty Parrish and they have been together for the past 9 years; In 1998 at Medford to Patricia Netzer and they were later divorced; In 1982 at Medford to Kim Thieme and they were later divorced 

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education, he worked on the family farm raising veal calves until 2001. Then he worked in the bakery at Kraft/Nestle Pizza Corp. until ill health forced his retirement. He enjoyed spending time with his family, motorcycle riding, playing cards, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing & doing field work for his best buddy, Luke Lamberty.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: The love of his life, Patty Brost of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Ashley (Pedro Montes) Brost of Owen, Courtney (James) Cook of Rib Lake & LaTeasha Brost of Medford
Step-Children: Heather (Larry) Frelichowski of Medford, Lisa (Jon Martin) Zink of Iron River, MI, Jessica (Jason) Kopp of Minocqua, Jennifer (Vincent) Pipkorn of Argonn, WI and Brian Moberg Jr. of Medford 

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: Emma & Faith Nowak, Ethan & Lucas Cook; Step – grandchildren: Dominic Frelichowski, Braxton Pipkorn & Evelyn Martin 

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Randy (Anne) Brost of Medford, Sharon (Jim) Grunewald of Medford & Michele (Bruce) Krug of Medford

SURVIVING PARENTS: Mother – Darlene (Denzine) Brost of Medford


Further survived by his special best friend – Luke Lamberty of Medford, many nieces, nephews & cousins



PALLBEARERS: Trenton Grunewald, Larry Frelichowski, Brian Moberg Jr., Austin Salzgeber, Jordan Brost, Mike & Justin Grunewald

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to the family for a future designation

-For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com 


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