Services celebrating the life of Victor Sand, age 91, of St Anthony, will be 11:00 AM Saturday, April
16, at the St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony.  Victor died Wednesday at the Pine Villa
Nursing Home in Melrose.  Friends may gather after 9:30 AM Saturday at the church.  Arrangements
are being made by the Miller-Carlin-Brenny Funeral Home in Albany.

Victor was born August 11, 1919 in St. Anthony, Krain Township to Nicholas and Anna (Olberding)
Sand.  Victor married Rufina Theisen on September 4, 1951 in St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud.
The couple settled onto the family farm and raised their five children.  Rufina died in December of
1994.  Victor was a member of the St. Anthony Catholic Church.  He was proud that he lived his entire life
on one farm.  He cared for his cows and he loved his dogs, Yeller and Blitz.

Victor is survived by his children, Bernadette (Gerald) Cummings, Boise, ID; Benno (Marlys) Sand,
Excelsior; Marie (Timothy) Ostby; Spicer; John Sand, St. Anthony and Madonna (Erik) Reichman,
Austin, TX.  He is also survived by his brothers and sisters; Theresa Goebel, St. Anthony; Loretta
Petermeier, St. Rosa; Lawrence Sand, Freeport; Vera Ritter, Melrose and eight grandchildren.

Victor is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and his brothers and sisters, Henry Sand; Alfred
Sand; Alma Pundsack; Richard Sand; Helen Sand; Alvina Koglin; Elrieda Kerfeld; Monica Ritter and
an infant sister, Mary Sand.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Gillette Children’s Hospital or the Stearns County
Humane Society.