Wendell Joseph Nesse, 72, peacefully passed away in his sleep at his home in Albert Lea, MN on Monday April 17, 2023.  The funeral service will be held at Ascension Lutheran Church in Albert Lea on Friday April 21, 2023 at 2pm.  A visitation will be held the night prior April 20 from 5-7pm at the Bayview/Freeborn Funeral home along with an hour before the service.  Pastor Mark Boorsma will be officiating.