Sidney Lee St. John

Sidney Lee St. John, age 81, of Fond du Lac, passed away quietly at the home of his daughter on Sunday, October 17, 2021. He was born on March 9, 1940, in Fairmont, MN, the son of Sidney and Mary Martha (McClellan) St. John. Sidney grew up in Trimont, MN, a consolidation of the villages of Triumph and Monterey, MN. On June 14, 1959, he married Wanda Caroline Bierberdorf in rural Jackson County, MN. She preceded him in death on August 26, 1996. Mr. St. John was a 1965 graduate of the University of Minnesota and worked for F.W. Woolworth Company as an executive for 35 years throughout the Midwest.

He is survived by his daughter, Tamera (Gary) Clausius; son, Tom (Paula) St. John; five grandchildren, Nathan (Karen) Kraemer, Gavin Clausius, Nichole (Josh) Krueger, Danielle (Brian) Osborn, and Sarah Kraemer; 13 great-grandchildren; and brother, Michael (Leah) St. John. He was preceded in death by his wife; and brother, Steven St. John.

At Mr. St. John’s request, there will be no funeral services at this time. The family plans to gather for a celebration of life in November. Cremation has taken place.

Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at