Frederick J. Almgren, age 80, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2023 at Mayo Clinic in Eau Claire. He was born March 25, 1942 in Litchfield MN to Fredrick and Margaret “Louise” (Hughes) Almgren. He married Karen Polanski on January 23, 1965 at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church in Minneapolis MN. He worked for 41 years as an engineer for Electrolux/Frigidaire and also owned Fred’s Archery in St. Cloud MN for many years. He was a Minnesota sports enthusiast and loved hunting, fishing, being outdoors and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife: Karen “Annie” of Bloomer, children: Jeffrey Almgren of Fosston MN and Joel Almgren of Bloomer; sisters: Mary Lou Almgren of San Diego CA and Bev Neuman of Ham Lake MN; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild; numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Fredrick and Margaret “Louise”; brothers: Gary and Robert Almgren; sisters: Joyce Peterson and Jean Danielson; in-laws: Floyd and Johanna Polanski.
Funeral Services will be held at a later date.