Doyle Langfald, 1958-2017

Published 1:00 am Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Funeral services for Doyle D. Langfald will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in rural Myrtle. The Rev. David Efflandt will officiate. Visitation will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Bonnerup Funeral Service in Albert Lea and again one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will take place at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery.

Doyle passed away Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. He was 59.

Doyle Langfald

Doyle David Langfald was born  June 16, 1958, to David and Mary (Peterson) Langfald in Albert Lea. He grew up in Frost and graduated from Frost High School in 1976. Doyle married Patti Holmseth in 1977. The couple would later divorce. In 1983, Doyle found the love of his life and soulmate, Darla Robbins. The couple has been together for 34 years. Together, the couple raised five children. Doyle worked at Cargill for 32 years, becoming the head of receiving for Cargill. Most recently, he worked at Larson’s Contracting. Doyle was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. He was an avid Vikings fan and was a Budweiser collector, having many steins showcased in his home. Doyle loved the outdoors and found peace when he was outside. Doyle loved his family and friends. He would do anything for anyone and always thought of others before himself.

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He is preceded in death by his twin grandchildren, Jack and Oliver Williamson; and an uncle, Danny Schulz.

Doyle is survived by his soulmate of 34 years, Darla Robbins; parents David and Mary Langfald; children Holly (Tony Adams) Langfald, Trice (Trevor) Studier, Amber (Chuck) Anderson, Heather (Jimmy Baseman) Langfald and Melanie (Jordan Williamson) Langfald; grandchildren Logan, Griffin and Whitney Studier, Chase, Madisyn, Cadence, Brooklyn and Eli Anderson, and Andilynn “Andi” Langfald; siblings Scott (Dawn) Langfald, Jody (Randy) Wirtjes and Angie (Paul) Armon; mother-in-law, Darlene Moller; as well as many other loving relatives and friends.

Blessed be his memory.