Robert “Bobby” Mertens, age 83, a longtime resident of Prior Lake, MN and Cross Lake, MN, passed peacefully with his loving wife at his bedside, at Augustana Emerald Crest, in Shakopee, MN.
Bobby’s life will be honored with services all held at St. Michael Catholic Church 16311 Duluth Avenue SE, Prior Lake. A visitation will be Wednesday, February 6, from 3-7 pm and Thursday, February 7, from 9:30-10:45 am, with a Mass of Christian Burial, at 11 am.
Memorials are preferred and will be distributed in Bobby’s memory, by the family.
He will be forever missed by wife, Carole: children, Kerry Wedin, Kelly Mertens, Paul Mertens, Tess (spouse,Lee) Mertens Johnson, Greg (spouse, Jenny) Mertens, Joe (spouse,Shari) Mertens, Amy (spouseRyan) Jurek;11 grandchildren, ; 7 great-grandchildren, sister-in-law, Carol Mertens; other family and friends.
Ballard-Sunder Funeral and Cremation proudly served and cared for the Mertens family.