Gordon Wegner

Gordon Wegner

Gordon Dennis Wegner, 85, of International Falls, Minn., died Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at his home.

Gordon was born Feb. 15, 1934, in International Falls, where he grew up and attended school.

Gordon was a master bricklayer beginning his career with Paul A. Lawrence Company. He later started his own concrete business. The last 20 years of his career he worked as a construction manager for Elzinga and Volkers contracting of Michigan.

Gordon enjoyed his time at the hunting shack feeding the birds, getting firewood and spending time with his grandchildren.

He loved smoking his big cigars and riding his three-wheeler.

Gordon was preceded in death by his loving wife, Kay Wegner; and son, Daniel Wegner.

Gordon is survived by his three children and spouses – daughter, Wendy (Rick) Matiski, two sons, Dennis Wegner and Tim (Heidi) Wegner; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be conducted at a later date.