Nick Weiland, 79, of Hoffman, died Saturday, October 12, 2019, at the Barrett Care Center.
Nicholas William Weiland Jr. was born on June 22, 1940, the son of Nicholas Sr. and Anna (Pusl) Weiland in Morris, MN. He was baptized into the Catholic faith in Morris and graduated from Hoffman High School in 1958. Nick farmed small grains and livestock all of his life.
He was a member of the Hoffman Lions Club and a member of the American Legion, having served in the Minnesota National Guard from 1964 – 1970.
Following his retirement from farming, Nick hauled gravel for six years, helped local farmers during fall harvest, and enjoyed gardening and canning. Nick could often be found riding his four-wheeler around Hoffman.
Nick is survived by two siblings, Betty (Kenneth) Hedstrom of Hoffman and Bob (Carolyn) Weiland of Alexandria; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Nick was preceded in death by 10 siblings.
Mass of Christian Burial: 11:00 AM Saturday, October 19, 2019, at Our Lady of the Runestone Catholic Church in Kensington, with visitation one hour prior to services at the church.
Clergy: Father Peter Kirchner
Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Morris, Minnesota