Korynta, Sean Ronald “Culmer” (1966-2013)

Sean R. Korynta , “Culmer,” 46, of Oslo, MN passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013 after his courageous battle with cancer.

He was born June 8, 1966 to Ronald and Arlys (Nordling) Korynta in Warren, MN. He graduated from Oslo Public School in Oslo, MN. Later, he graduated from the Skin and Body Institute in Grand Forks in massage therapy. Sean worked in the construction / concrete industry until his illness. He was an avid hunter and fishermen. Sean was known as the “Grey Ghost” by many people. He would love to tell the occasional hunting and fishing stories. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends especially his niece/ Godchild, Emma Jo. Sean would play Barbies with Emma Jo, and also played in her singing band. Sean will be always remembered for his big heart and his big muscles. He had two favorite sayings, “Nothin’ but Goodness,” and “Peaceamagogo.”

Left to mourn his passing are his parents, Ron and Arlys of Oslo; brother, Chad (Pennie) Korynta of Stephen, MN; nieces, Shelby Korynta and Emma Jo Korynta; nephews, Jackson Korynta, Zach Fincher and Ben Ewing; several Aunts and Uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Oscar and Frieda Nordling and Leo and Agnes Korynta; brother, Todd Korynta; uncles, LeRoy Korynta, Curtis Nordling, and LeVern Nordling.

[Interred Saint Joseph’s Calvary cemetery (Oslo)]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky