Michael A Housen age 65 of Monticello, MN died on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at his home in Monticello, MN. Michael Housen was born January 1, 1951 in Alexandria, Minnesota to Marvin and Frances (Walter) Housen. On July 15, 1972 he was united in marriage to Kathi Adrian. The couple resided in Golden Valley most of the 44 years He graduated from Osakis High School in 1968. He was a great wrestler for Osakis High School. Michael went on to earn a Computer Programming & Systems Degree from Alexandria Technical School in 1970. He used his degree over the years in his work endeavors; selling life insurance and his passion in real estate. Mike enjoyed sports, hunting, fishing, golf, ping pong and most off all spoiling his granddaughter Cali. Survivors include his wife Kathi, daughters Ana (Ken) Heurtas, Sophia, Somer (Justin)Anderson, Bella (Rob), granddaughter Cali. Mike is lovingly remembered by his sisters; Linda (Jim) Rudolph of St. Cloud; sister Sylvia (Wayne) Rudolph of St. Cloud; sister Nancy (Paul) Walesheck of Cedar Park, TX; sister Faye (Al) Kobilansky of Willmar; sister Wanda (Gary Herr) Housen of St. Cloud; sister Joyce (Jack) Nolan of Maple Grove and loving nieces, nephews and other relatives.
There is a special gift in life that some of us receive; It's not a fancy car or house or a brilliant jewel to wear; NO, that very special thing is a person near and dear, someone we call "BROTHER," the greatest gift of all.
Love & Miss You Brother
Linda, Sylvia, Nancy, Faye, Wanda and Joyce