OTTUMWA — Vern “Richard” Rominger, 59, of Carlton, Minnesota, passed away peacefully at home on June 6, 2014. After a long battle with appendix cancer, he went to be with the Angels.
Vern was born to Richard and Mildred Rominger of Ottumwa.
Vern is survived by his loving wife, Linda (Erickson) Rominger; daughter Cari (Jack) Elliot; son Jake Rominger; three grandchildren; brothers Ric and Paul; as well as mother-in-law Karen Robnik and father-in-law Tom (Eileen) Erickson; and special family friend Kathy Lee.
Services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at United Protestant Church (Morgan Park). A luncheon will be served immediately after the service in the church hall.
There will be a spaghetti dinner/silent auction fundraiser benefit for Linda and Vern from 3-8 p.m. June 21 at Trapper Pete’s Steakhouse in Scanlon, Minnesota.