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Wayne Block

October 29, 1964 - March 06, 2020

Funeral Mass - Thursday

March 12, 2020
- 7:00 PM

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo

Visitation - Thursday

March 12, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, West Fargo

Arrangements

Boulger Funeral Home

Wayne Block

October 29, 1964 - March 06, 2020

Obituary

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.

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13 responses to “Wayne Block”

  1. Laura J McDermott says:

    I loving memory of my brother, Wayne who always kept a smile on my face with his jokes and stories and made me laugh during some of the most difficult time of life.
    You will always be in my my heart and only a thought away. Rest in peace and don’t forget to save me a spot next to you at the best fishing place. ❤️
    I Love you!
    Laura

  2. Angie Skarphol says:

    Joan, Nathan and Nichole
    Thinking of you with deepest of sympathies, may your heart find peace knowing he’s not suffering anymore. May he live on in the memories you have! Hugs to you all

    Angie Skarphol

  3. Mistie says:

    Joan, Nathan and Nichole, I am
    Thinking of you with deepest of sympathies, may your heart find peace knowing he’s not suffering anymore. May he live on in the memories you have! Hugs to you all. 💕

  4. Mindy M Wadholm says:

    Joan, you have an amazing family. May you stick together and grow stronger together.

  5. Mistie Creech says:

    Joan, Nathan and Nichole,
    I am thinking of you with deepest of sympathies, may your heart find peace knowing he’s not suffering anymore. May he live on in the memories you have! Hugs to you all

  6. Naomi Burkland says:

    Joan and kids- my heart goes out to you! Praying for you guys during this time.

  7. Susan Kungel says:

    I was so sad to read about Waynes passing. Wayne was a gem and so full of life! He always had positive things to say and stories from the heart! Nothing was about Wayne, it was always about the person he was talking to. When anyone was down and out, Wayne would always make sure that person was either smiling when they parted or knew he was thinking of them. He had a heart of gold and will truly be missed~♥️

  8. Susan Kungel says:

    I was so sad to read about Waynes passing. He was a true gem! Nothing was ever about him. When you talked to Wayne it was always about the person he was talking to. If someone was down and out, he would always make sure they had a smile on their face when they parted or knew he was thinking about them! Wayne had a heart of gold and will truly be missed~♥️

  9. Patty Fairbanks says:

    A good guy, he was funny, and could always make you smile and laugh. He had a heart of gold, and truly cared.
    He loved his family very much, and that love will always be there. He will be missed, but not forgotten.

  10. Mary Eveson says:

    Joan and family. I am so sorry for your loss. My heart breaks for you all.

  11. Bruce Fischer says:

    I have known Wayne for many years. but as happens to a lot of us, we lost track of each over the years.
    Whenever I think of Wayne, I remember him as a happy guy, in love with Joan and happy with the life he and Joan had together. When I think of Wayne, I remember a kind and good man.
    Even though I have not talked with Wayne for many years, I will miss him, and I grieve for his family

  12. Ted and Rickie Esslinger says:

    To Joan, Nathan, Nicole & all of Wayne’s Family: We’ve been in self quarantine and just learned today of Wayne’s passing last month. We just wanted to express our belated but sincere sympathies to you all. Wayne was “one of the good guys” and I will certainly miss his occasional phone calls and visits here at our home. We hope the entire family is doing well.

  13. Shannon says:

    A little over a year and I now know you are gone. My ♥️ Aches. You Wayne Block have left me so many happy, fun, loving memories. If I had only known.
    Miss you brother. See you soon.

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