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Wayne Erwin Oachs

August 12, 1936 - July 6, 2022

U.S. Veteran

A celebration of life will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29th at 6838 Morris Thomas Road.

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Wayne E. Oachs, 85, died Wednesday, July 6th, 2022 in his home.


Wayne was born on August 12, 1936 in Blue Earth, Minnesota to Thorl and Beatrice (Spence) Oachs. Wayne started his own business, Oachs Sewer Service, in 1986 and enjoyed spending his winters in Weslaco, Texas. While in Minnesota for the summers, he liked to go fishing with family and friends and fly his airplane. Wayne’s lively personality was one of a kind.


Wayne is preceded in death by parents, Thoral and Beatrice Oachs, twin sons Scott and Stanley, daughter Sheila Oachs-Kosel, brothers Alvin and Gary, brother-in-law Richard Romanoski, sister-in-law Janet Oachs, and niece Annette. He is survived by son Steven Oachs (Patty Opoien), grandsons Alex (Hannah) Oachs and Eric Kosel, granddaughter Adriane (Ryan) Wright, great granddaughter Lyla Wright and son-in-law Steven Persig, brothers Ronald, Eugene (Pat), and David (Karyn) Oachs, and sisters Diane Romanoski and Sharon (Steve) Mohelski.