Jeffrey Luhman, age 51, of Isanti died unexpectedly April 1, 2010 at Cambridge Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 7th at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel with Rev. Amy Gohdes-Luhman officiating. A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 6th at our Isanti Chapel. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Jeffrey Howard Luhman was born November 7, 1958 in Hastings to Harvey and Mary Luhman. He was raised in the Howard Lake/Chaska area. Jeff graduated from Chaska High School, Class of 1977. He joined the Army right after high school in 1977 and he was presently serving in the Army National Guard. On August 20, 1994 he married Bethany Buchholz and they made their home in Isanti. Jeff especially enjoyed hanging out with his family and grandchildren. He also enjoyed riding his motorcycle, hunting and taking care of his pigs. One of his favorite sayings was Going Up North Doing Man’s Stuff. Jeff will be deeply missed by family and friends.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Allie Jo. Jeff is survived by his wife, Beth and their son Cody of Isanti; four other children, Doug (Kristy) Luhman and children Skylar and Evan of Rockford, Jennifer Luhman and William Bolton and children, Kyleigh, Isabella, William and Todd of Shakopee, Cory Buchholz and daughter Alyssa of Blaine, Bridget Wolfe and children Austin and Kinsey of East Bethel; step-father, Fran (Diane) Christensen of Chaska; four brothers, John (Melissa) Luhman of Carver, Paul (Christine) Luhman of Apple Valley, Tom (Amy) Luhman of Northfield, Dr. Christopher (Andrea) Luhman of New Brighton; and by many other relatives and friends.