Michael Lyle Severson

Michael Lyle Severson

  • Funeral Date: 3/20/15
  • Funeral Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Date of Birth: 1/22/52
  • Date of Death: 3/15/15
  • Funeral Location: Bierman Funeral Home, Northfield

Michael Severson, age 63 of Rush city and formerly of Northfield, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. Funeral Services will be 6:00 pm Friday, March 20th at the Bierman Funeral Home in Northfield. Visitation will be Friday beginning at 4:00 pm until the time of Services.

Michael Lyle Severson was born January 22, 1952 in Northfield, son of Lyle and Eloise (Robinson) Severson. He grew up in Northfield attending Longfellow Elementary School and the Northfield High School graduating in 1970 where he participated in both football and wrestling. He then moved to Minneapolis and worked as a chef at Luigi’s Italian Restaurant in downtown Minneapolis.

On August 15, 1975 he was united in marriage to Renee Marie Dubuque at Crane Lake. He then served in the US Navy from 1975-1979 and was stationed in South Carolina. After his discharge he and Renee and their 2 sons moved to Phoenix, AZ where Mike attended school for respiratory therapy for two years.

In 1981 they moved back to Minneapolis and Mike worked as a personal care aid for an older gentleman for a number of years, delivery driver and in roofing. In 2001 they moved to Rush City where he worked a delivery driver. In his free time he enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and woodworking and was an avid vegetable gardener, canning and preserving much of what he grew.

Mike is survived by wife Renee of Rush City; sons Joshua (Sarah) of Becker, Justin of Saint Augusta; brother Larry (Helene) of Bloomington; sisters Kay (Gil) Mracek of Grand Rapids, Pam Juvland of Hinckley; grandchildren Dominic, Jaxon and Lyle; nieces, nephews and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

In lieu of flowers memorials preferred.

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