March 3, 1948 - June 11, 2020
James Earle Rasmussen
Age 72, of Richfield, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on June 11, 2020, at his lake home in Aitkin, MN. A retired electrical engineer from General Electric, long time President of the Hennepin Overland Railway Historical Society. Survived by loving wife, Roma Lee Rasmussen; sons, Corey (Jenn) Rasmussen and Christopher (Heidi) Rasmussen; grandchildren, Carson Scott, Emma Rasmussen, and Amelia Rasmussen; brother, Frank (Connie) Rasmussen; numerous relatives and friends. Preceded in death by parents, Harold and Dorothy Rasmussen.
Visitation 4-7 PM on Wednesday, June 24, at Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel, 6527 Portland Ave. S., Richfield.
Due to the current COVID-19 guidelines, a private Mass of Christian Burial will be via Zoom on Thursday, June 25, at 1:00 PM.
Jim Rasmussen Mass of Christian Burial
Interment Lakewood Cemetery.
Memorials preferred to Hennepin Overland Railway Historical Society or St. Richard’s Catholic Church.