Roger Sandum, 68, of Blue Earth, Minn., died Sunday Sept. 16, 2012, at the Mayo Clinic in Fairmont, Minn.

Roger Dale Sandum was born Sept. 2, 1944, to Thorvald and Effie (Johnson) Sandum in Fairmont.

On Nov. 19, 1962, he married Donna Spencer. He lived in Spring Valley at one point in his life.

Survivors include his wife of Blue Earth; one son, Daren, and one grandson, Brett, both of Murrieta, Calif.; one sister, Roselyn (Rodger) Bubendorf; two brother-in-laws, Dale Spencer (friend Donna) of Stone Lake, Wis. and Douglas (Judy) Spencer of Elmore, Minn.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-in-law, Darwin Spencer.

A memorial service was held Sept. 22 at the Hope United Methodist Church in Blue Earth with the Rev. Janet Crissinger-Clark officiating. A private inurnment will be held at a later date.

Jacobsen & Winter Funeral Home in Blue Earth assisted the family with arrangements.

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