Obituaries

Dorrel ‘Slim’ James Steele

Dorrel ‘Slim’ James Steele FAIRMONT — Dorrel “Slim” James Steele, 89, of Fairmont, Minn., died peacefully Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Casa Grande, Ariz., with his loving family by his side. A Celebration of Life service was held at Sunscape Chapel in Casa Grande, Ariz. A private ...

Ronald K. Craven

Ronald K. Craven COON RAPIDS — Ronald K. Craven, 74, formerly of Huntley, Minn., passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 10, 2018, surrounded by family. A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018, at Washburn-McReavy Chapel, 1827 Coon Rapids Blvd., in Coon Rapids, Minn., with ...

Ronald K. Craven

Ronald K. Craven COON RAPIDS — Ronald K. Craven, 74, formerly of Huntley, Minn., passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 10, 2018, surrounded by family. A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018, at Washburn-McReavy Chapel, 1827 Coon Rapids Blvd., in Coon Rapids, Minn., with ...

Harry J. Picka

Harry J. Picka FAIRMONT — Visitation for Harry J. Picka, 79, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2018, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Harry passed away Monday evening, April 16, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Lakeview ...

Darlene R. Anderson

Darlene R. Anderson ST. JAMES — A Celebration of Life service for Darlene R. Anderson, 79, of St. James, formerly of Trimont and Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church in St. James, Minn. Burial will be held at a later date in Elm Creek Cemetery, ...

Ruth L. Wimsett

Ruth L. Wimsett BLUE EARTH — Funeral services for Ruth L. Wimsett, 96, of Blue Earth, formerly of Elmore, will be 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Prairie Township Chapel Cemetery, Scottland, Ill. Wimsett died Tuesday, ...

Henrietta Sidona Konradi-Tusa

Henrietta Sidona Konradi-Tusa ST. PETER — Mass of Christian Burial for Henrietta Sidona Konradi-Tusa, 86, of St. Peter will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Jackson. Interment will immediately follow the service at Good Shepherd Cemetery, Jackson. Henrietta ...

LaVonne F. Rosenberg

LaVonne F. Rosenberg WELCOME — A Celebration of Life service for LaVonne F. Rosenberg, 80, of rural Welcome, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 20, 2018, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome, Minn. Burial will be in St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Cemetery, Welcome. ...

Darlene R. Anderson

Darlene R. Anderson ST. JAMES — A Celebration of Life service for Darlene R. Anderson, 79, of St. James, formerly of Trimont and Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church in St. James. Burial will be held at a later date in Elm Creek Cemetery, rural Trimont. ...

Selma Behnke

Selma Behnke BUFFALO LAKE — Selma Behnke, 99, of Buffalo Lake, Minn., formerly of Marshfield, Wis., and Fairmont, Minn., died Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Hutchinson Health Hospital, just one month short of her 100th birthday. Visitation for Selma will be 11 a.m. to noon Friday, April 20, ...

Lee Tucker

Lee Tucker ARMSTRONG — Lee Tucker, 91, of Armstrong, Iowa, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Valley Vue Care Center in Armstrong. Burial will be held 11:30 a.m. Saturday at German Valley Township Cemetery, rural Titonka, Iowa. Additionally, there will be a memorial service 2 p.m. Saturday at ...

Beverly Jean O’Connor

Beverly Jean O’Connor ELMORE — Beverly Jean O’Connor, age 77, died peacefully Monday, April 16, 2018, from ovarian cancer at her home surrounded by family. A visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2018, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth, Minn. A graveside service will ...

Valeria Ann Stauffer

Valeria Ann Stauffer WINNEBAGO — A memorial service for Valeria Ann Stauffer, 96, of Winnebago, will be held 2 p.m. May 12, at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth. Inurnment will be at Riverside Cemetery, rural Winnebago. Stauffer died Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Heartland ...

Harry J. Picka

Harry J. Picka FAIRMONT — Services for Harry J. Picka, 79, of Fairmont, are pending. Picka died Monday evening, April 16, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Methodist Hospital in Rochester. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Richard E. Olson

TRIMONT — A Celebration of Life service for Richard E. Olson, 78, of Trimont, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018, at First Lutheran Church in Trimont, Minn. Burial will be held at a later date in First Lutheran Cemetery, rural Trimont, Minn. Full military honors by the ...

Brenda Fretty

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. — Services are pending for Brenda Fretty, 58, of Crystal River, formerly of Fairmont. Fretty died Sunday morning, April 15, 2018, at her home in Crystal River, Fla. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Sherron A. Quiring

FAIRMONT — Services for Sherron A. Quiring, 84, of East Peoria, Ill., formerly of Fairmont, and wife of Gordon Pullen, are pending with the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Quiring died Monday morning, April 16, 2018, at her home in East Peoria, Ill. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation ...

LaVonne F. Rosenberg

WELCOME — A Celebration of Life service for LaVonne F. Rosenberg, 80, of rural Welcome, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome. Burial will be in the St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Cemetery, Welcome. Rosenberg died Saturday evening, April ...

Richard E. Olson

TRIMONT — A Celebration of Life Service for Richard E. Olson, 78, of Trimont, Minnesota will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at First Lutheran Church in Trimont, Minnesota. Burial will be in First Lutheran Cemetery in rural Trimont, Minnesota with full military honors by the ...

Arlie H. Farnham

Arlie H. Farnham GRANADA — Because of inclement weather, services for Arlie H. Farnham, age 100, of Granada, now will be held 11 a.m. April 28 at United Methodist Church in Fairmont. Burial will be in the Center Creek Cemetery near Granada. Farnham passed away peacefully Wednesday, ...