May 24, 1932 – December 28, 2014


Funeral services for Werner Peter Fuchs are at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 17th at St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Richmond, MN with a visitation starting at 9:00 a.m. at the church prior to the service. Fr. Edward Vebelun will officiate. Private burial will take place at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls. Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home, Richmond, MN.

Werner was born May 24th 1932 in Lake Henry, Minnesota to William and Ermalinda (Meyer) Fuchs. Werner attended school in Lake Henry. Served as a Private in the US Army and was discharged in June of 1953. He married MaryAnn E. Olmscheid on June 21st 1954 in Melrose, MN. He was a loving husband, father and friend to many. He enjoyed boating, attending auctions, gardening and visiting with family and friends. He had a successful career with Frito Lay for 28 years. He spent his retirement at the lake home that he and MaryAnn had built in Richmond, MN.

Survived by his three sons and their spouses: Roger (Debbie) Foxx of Ham Lake, Kevin (Jane) Fuchs of Columbia Heights, Doug (Pam) Fuchs of Coon Rapids; 8 grandchildren, Brandon (Allison) Foxx, Brittney Foxx, Tyler Foxx, Marti (Adam) Miller, Adam Fuchs, Karla (Brandon) Johnson, Alexander Fuchs and Jillian Fuchs; 3 great grandchildren, Gratia and Kian Foxx, Ezlynn Miller; brothers Melvin Fuchs, St. Cloud; Ronald Fuchs, Roscoe.

Preceded in death by his parents and brother, Luvern Fuchs.

Memorials Preferred.