Aime St. Germain, 96, of Argyle, MN, passed away on Friday morning, June 21, 2019 at North Star Manor in Warren, MN.
Aime was born on October 2, 1922 on the family farm in rural Argyle. He attended country school and the Crookston AC. Aime was united in marriage to Elaine DuFault on March 4, 1943 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Grand Forks, ND. The couple made their home on a farm outside of Argyle where they farmed and raised their children. Aime was a proud life long farmer. Elaine died on June 21, 2017.
He was a charter member of the Argyle Lions (he was the last charter member living). Aime was also a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Aime was known as the “Corn Man”. He would deliver corn all over Argyle and give away 3 cobs just to “give them a taste”. He loved to fish and spent many hours at Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake with his family. One of his most beloved titles was “The Mayor of Luna”.
Left to mourn his passing are children, Carol Larson of Stephen, MN, Linda Kuznia of Stephen, MN, Edward (Judy) St. Germain of Argyle, MN, Joel (Renae) St. Germain of Argyle, MN, Susan Neegard of East Grand Forks, MN and Mary St. Germain of East Grand Forks, MN; eighteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Aurore Bedard and Theresa (Winton) Knutson and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son, Jay; grandson, Brad St. Germain; great-grandson, Riley Kuznia; sons-in-law, Rick Neegard and Curtis Larson and siblings, John, Ida (died at 16 months), Rolland, Edwidge Riopelle, Delores Dufault, Lucille Pokrzywinski and Ida Rivard.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: 10:30 AM on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Argyle, MN.
VISITATION: One hour before services.
INTERMENT: St. Rose Catholic Cemetery, Argyle, MN
IN LIEU OF FLOWERS: Memorials preferred to Argyle Lions.
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