Edwin Barnett,63, of Ogema, MN passed away on 10/25/21. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2021, 11AM, at the Strawberry Lake Mennonite Cemetery in Ogema, MN.
Edwin Warren Barnett was born on January 21,1958 in South Dakota to Evert and Elnora (Wichern) Barnett. His family moved to the Waubun area where he attended school. After high school, he joined the work force. He worked in home construction, pouring concrete, and Snappy’s in Detroit Lakes. He retired in 2009, due to health concerns.
On July 7, 1991, he was united in marriage to Susan Warren in White Earth. The couple blended their families and became one big family. He always enjoyed being with the kids and grandkids. He could be found in the garage tinkering with his lawn mower or fixing the grandkid’s mini bikes. He also enjoyed wood working and would make many Christmas gifts for the family. On Sundays he enjoyed watching Nascar and his favorite driver Dale Earnhart.
Left to mourn Edwin’s passing are his wife of 30 years Susan; children Tina Thompson of Detroit Lakes, Justin Barnett of Detroit Lakes, Edwin Barnett Jr of Detroit Lakes, Tony Barnett of Detroit Lakes, Christopher Barnett of Detroit Lakes, David (Dorothy) Warren of Decatur, IL, Anthony Brugier of Detroit Lakes, and Lisa Warren of Detroit Lakes; sister Wanda Lego of Waubun; Brothers Scott Belland and Nick Belland; numerous grandkids, nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Preceding Edwin in death are his parents Evert and Elnora; son Phillip Warren; and beloved mother in-law Beverly Stoll.
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