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Daniel Jon Cigelske

Daniel J. Cigelske, age 63, of Parkers Prairie, died unexpectedly on Thursday, November 11, 2021, at his home.

A private graveside service will be held at Parkers Prairie Cemetery.

Daniel Jon was born on April 6, 1958, to Junior and Helen (Birr) Cigelske in St. Cloud, Minnesota. He was baptized in St. Cloud and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Parkers Prairie. Daniel graduated from Parkers Prairie High School in 1976. Following his education, he worked in the silo business alongside his dad, which he thoroughly enjoyed. He also worked as a carpenter in the area. Daniel was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. He enjoyed the companionship of his dogs, Oreo, Mandy, and Sammy, all of whom were specifically trained by Dan. He will long be remembered for his gift of gab and cheerful disposition.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Ronald Lemke.

Daniel is survived by his brother, Kenneth (Paula) Lemke of St. Cloud; two sisters, Debra (Michael) Jahnke and Lisa (Bryan “Moose”) Revering of Parkers Prairie; three nieces, Jennifer (Becca) Eisel, Patricia Jahnke, and Kayla (Scott) Duberowski; two nephews, Steven Lemke and B.J. Revering; great nephew, Cohen Jahnke; three great-nieces, Aubrey, Harper, and Addison Duberowski; best friends, Lee Edenloff and his family, and Danny Hanson.

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Sorry for your loss of Dan. He had a Kind presence that surrounded him.

Roy Nodsle Dec 18 2021 10:58 PM

My thoughts, prayers and sympathies are with you at this difficult time.

Deb Buker Nov 16 2021 9:36 PM

So sad to hear of Danny's sudden passing, he left us way too soon. Working for the silo company in the 70's, the Cigelskes were like my second family. Now Danny is with Junior and Hellen in that big 24x70 in the sky. I'm sure they're keeping it straight. I miss you all so much. Elmer

Allen Ost Nov 16 2021 4:30 PM

So sorry to hear of Dan's passing! I always enjoyed running into him in town and talking. (He always gave me a bad time and a smile). Deb and family; Lisa and family - our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Amy Oeltjenbruns Nov 15 2021 6:46 PM

So very sad to hear of Danny's passing. He was a great guy and was very social with everyone. He enjoyed his coffee time uptown. Prayers to his family.

Linda Martinson Bates Nov 15 2021 9:42 AM

Daniel knew my brother Steve velde and gini velde his wife. So sorry for your loss. When I worked at knute Nelson care Center in housekeeping I would clean his room and we would talk about Steve and gini. Daniel was definitely a talker for sure. Very nice guy!!!!

Julie Propst Nov 14 2021 7:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Daniel Cigelske

Julie velde propst Nov 14 2021 7:41 PM

Sympathy to the family.

Nancy Ost Nov 14 2021 4:42 PM

Elliot and I are very saddened to hear the news of Danny passing away. We have a lot of great memories of him while he lived in Warroad and worked at Marvin Windows for many years. He was a good and caring person who enjoyed visiting. He will never be forgotten. Love and sympathy to your families. Teresa and Elliot Larson

Teresa & Elliot Larson Nov 14 2021 3:22 PM

So sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy and prayers are sent to you.

Andy and Dorothy Suchy Nov 14 2021 1:30 PM

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