Obituary: Wendell DeBoer took up running at 48 and didn't quit until he was 85

  • by: Paul McEnroe , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 21, 2014 - 8:12 PM

You might have seen him out there on one of those nasty winter mornings — the kind that separates the fair-weather jogger from the hardy few who will face, without complaint, a windchill of 30 below. And while you might have shaken your head in admiration or concern, one thing was clear: You were going to see him again the next day, and the day after that.

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