Benson Funeral HomeSt. Cloud, MNLove Lasts Forever
About UsStaffPlanningLocationResourcesGrief SupportObituariesMerchandiseLodgingContact Us
Alan G. Mesna,   Age 70
Funeral Time: Memorial Mass at a later date
Funeral Location: Memorial Mass at a later date
Burial Location: Assumption Cemetery, St. Cloud, Minnesota
    Alan G. Mesna, 70
    Sauk Rapids, MN
    March 3, 1950 – April 15, 2020
     Alan George Mesna, age 70, Sauk Rapids, MN died peacefully Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at his home after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
     Due to the COVID 19 pandemic a memorial mass will be held at a later date. Burial will be in Assumption Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN
     Alan was born March 3, 1950 in St. Cloud, MN to Leeland and Marjorie (Weidner) Mesna. He was second of six children. He graduated from Cathedral High School in 1968 and then went on to Texas Christian University. He graduated in 1972 with a Choral Music Degree. Alan married Suzanne Spoden on August 19, 1972 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, St. Cloud, MN.
     Alan taught choral music for several years and then joined Schmitt Music Company selling pianos for 34 years, which was his passion in life. He was a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church. Alan was also a member of the St. Cloud Rotary Club for 39 years. One of his greatest joys was selling raffle tickets at Summer Time By George.
     Alan is survived by his wife, Suzanne, of 47 years; sons Andy (Jessica) Mesna and Aaron (Trisha) Mesna; four beloved grandchildren, Noah, Isaac, Lucy and Lily; three sisters, Carole Mesna, Anne (Glenn) Pierskalla, and Lois (Keith) Troska; and two brothers, Bob (Marilyn) Mesna and Gary (Lynn) Mesna.
     Alan was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Marjorie Mesna.
     Alan often spoke of the importance of Faith, Family and Friends.
Send your condolences
Benson Funeral Home invites you to use the form below to share your memories and offer your sympathy to the family of the deceased. We will be honored to pass them along.

Your Information
Please use the below space for your condolence:

Please enter the letters/numbers shown below (we have implemented this security measure to decrease the amount of spam received by the funeral home):

Family Login
Send flowers
Click Here for a list of local florists.


Benson Funeral Home • 1111 25th Avenue South • St. Cloud, MN 56301 • (320) 252-3132 •

About Us | History | Tours, Education & Aftercare | Staff | Pre-Planning | Making Arrangements | Service Considerations | Facility | Directions | Resources | Grief Support | Obituaries | Merchandise | Lodging | Contact Us | Family Login

Click for Saint Cloud, Minnesota Forecast

Copyright © Benson Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.