Mark Lende age 62 of Cottage Grove, MN, formerly of Willmar, MN died Sunday, August 16, 2015 at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roger and Carol (Barlund) Lende; brother, Wayne Lende; sister, Joanne Martin. Mark is survived by his nephew, Jason Lende; niece, Cayshia (Aaron) Baker; and extended family. A graveside service was held Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Rutherford Cemetery (County Road 12 and County Road 15) in Stillwater. Following the graveside service a Memorial Gathering was held at Bakken-Young Funeral Home (502 3rd St.) Hudson, WI. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Hudson.