October 29, 1964 ~ March 6, 2020
Wayne L. Block, 55, Moorhead, passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at his home under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Wayne was born October 29, 1964 to Norbert and Virginia (Horst) Block. He attended school in Grand Forks before earning his Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management. He worked several jobs in the construction field. He married Joan Delisle on June 12, 1986 in Fargo. They made their home in Moorhead, Minnesota.
He was an avid fisherman and he enjoyed spending time with his family. He also enjoyed going snowmobiling, watching the Minnesota Vikings and he was the ultimate “ponderer.”
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Joan, Moorhead, MN; children, Nathan Block, Moorhead, MN, Nicole Block, Moorhead, MN; mother, Virginia Block, West Fargo, ND; sister, Debbie (Jerome) Krabbenhoft, Harwood, ND, Laura McDermott, AZ, Tammy (David) Schneider, West Fargo, ND; brother, Michael (Lori) Block, Fargo, ND and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Norbert Block and infant sister, Becky Lynn Block.
Wayne’s family would like to acknowledge the great care he received from Hospice of the Red River Valley, especially Hannah and Robyn. Joan would also like to acknowledge her operating room co-workers at Essentia Health for their patience, love and support during this time.
Funeral Mass: 7:00 P.M. Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo with visitation starting at 5:00 P.M.
Interment: St. Otto's Cemetery, Webster, South Dakota.