January 9, 1925 ~ March 27, 2012
Julian J. Mrozla, 87, Fargo, formerly Cooperstown, N.D., passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at Essentia Health, Fargo.
Julian was born January 9, 1925 to Stephan and Josephine (Gerstenberger) Mrozla in Long Prairie, MN. He graduated from Long Prairie High School and entered Military Service in 1943. He served in Italy in the European Theatre. He was honorably discharged in 1945.
Julian attended St. John's University, the University of Minnesota, and graduated from the Minneapolis School of Business.
Julian married Donna (Irgens) at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Long Prairie, MN, on April 14, 1951. They made their home in Cooperstown, N.D. where Julian managed and owned Model Clothing. Julian was ordained a permanent Deacon in 1983 and served St. George's Church in Cooperstown. In 1986, Julian and Donna moved to Fargo. Julian served as Deacon at St. Vincent De Paul and St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo before retiring.
Julian enjoyed playing the piano and spending time with family and friends at the family's lake cabin.
Julian was preceded in death by his son, Thomas, daughter, Mary, 3 brothers, and 3 sisters.