Obituaries

Betty Rettke

Betty Rettke FAIRMONT — A memorial service for Betty Rettke, 87, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont, with burial to follow the service in Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Fairmont. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June ...

Dorothy Ann Nassen

Dorothy Ann Nassen BLUE EARTH — Dorothy Ann Nassen, 88, of Blue Earth, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018, surrounded by her family at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, June 25, 2018, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, with Rev. Katie ...

Beth Langworthy

Beth Langworthy DELAVAN — A memorial service for Beth Haynes Langworthy, 90, of Delavan, will be 10:30 a.m. June 30 at the Bass Lake Community Church in rural Winnebago. A private inurnment will be at the Lura Cemetery, Easton. Langworthy died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Mapleton ...

Kenneth A. Wendt

Kenneth A. Wendt CHANDLER, Ariz. — Kenneth A. Wendt, 91, of Chandler, Ariz., formerly of Fairmont, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018. A family memorial service was held May 25 at the Village of Ocotillo Assisted Living in Chandler. An inurnment will be held at a later date in Lincoln, ...

Janice Marie Shumski

Janice Marie Shumski GRANADA — Memorial services for Janice Marie Shumski, 78, of rural Granada, Minn., will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, Minn. Janice passed away Monday evening, June 18, 2018, at her home in rural Granada. Visitation ...

Thomas Jerome Krumholz

Thomas Jerome Krumholz SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Thomas was born Dec. 1, 1934, in Fairmont, Minn., to John Krumholz and Mona Dickinson. His grandfather, August Krumholz, came to the United States from Germany in the mid 1800s. Tom passed away May 23, 2018, in Valley Center, Calif., as a result ...

Kent Arthur Ringkob

Kent Arthur Ringkob JACKSON — A Celebration of Life for Kent Arthur Ringkob will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 614 Logan Ave., in Jackson. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Jackson, Minn. Kent was born Aug. 10, 1942, and passed away ...

Merrill Hanson

Merrill Hanson ESTHERVILLE, Iowa — Services for Merrill “Merle” Hanson, 85, of Estherville, Iowa, will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Estherville. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, Estherville. Hanson died Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at ...

Janice M. Shumski

Janice M. Shumski GRANADA — Memorial services for Janice Marie Shumski, 78, of rural Granada, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Inurnment will be held at Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Shumski died Monday evening, June 18, 2018, at her home in rural Granada. ...

Glen Arlo Krosch

Glen Arlo Krosch BLUE EARTH — Glen Arlo Krosch, age 77, of Blue Earth, formerly of Elmore, died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at his home. Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth, with Rev. Joel Lintner officiating. Burial will be in ...

Kent Arthur Ringkob

Kent Arthur Ringkob JACKSON — A Celebration of Life for Kent Arthur Ringkob will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 614 Logan Ave., in Jackson. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Jackson, Minn. Kent was born Aug. 10, 1942, and passed away ...

Court hears 911 call

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — In a plea to a police dispatcher to “help my sisters,” a 17-year-old girl in a childlike, quivering voice detailed years of abuse she and 12 siblings suffered in a house where she said they were shackled to beds, choked and went unbathed so long the stench was ...

Janice M. Shumski

Janice M. Shumski GRANADA — Services are pending for Janice M. Shumski, 78, of rural Granada. Shumski died Monday evening, June 18, 2018, at her home in rural Granada. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Opal Muriel Ethel Jones

Opal Muriel Ethel Jones WINNEBAGO — Opal Muriel Ethel Jones, age 99, of Winnebago, Minn., died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Heartland Parker Oaks. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018, at First Baptist Church in Winnebago, with Rev. Daren Barnett officiating. Burial ...

Kent Arthur Ringkob

Kent Arthur Ringkob JACKSON — A Celebration of Life for Kent Arthur Ringkob will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 614 Logan Ave., in Jackson. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Jackson, Minn. Kent was born Aug. 10, 1942, and passed away ...

Luella Stradtman

Luella Stradtman ST. JAMES — Funeral services for Luella Stradtman, 87, of St. James, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in South Branch Township. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Stradtman died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Pleasant View Good Samaritan Society ...

Samuel A. Matteson

Samuel A. Matteson BLUE EARTH — Funeral services for Samuel A. Matteson, 63, of Blue Earth, will be held 2 p.m. June 30 at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Medo Cemetery, Medo Township. Matteson died Thursday, June 14, 2018, at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. ...

Glen Krosch

Glen Krosch BLUE EARTH — Glen Krosch, 77, of Blue Earth, formerly of Elmore, died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Blue Earth.

Steven Allen Karge

Steven Allen Karge FROST — Steven Allen Karge, 61, of Frost, passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, at Abbot Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at United Lutheran Church of Frost, Minn., where Steve was a lifelong member, with ...

Kent Arthur Ringkob

Kent Arthur Ringkob JACKSON — A Celebration of Life for Kent Arthur Ringkob will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 614 Logan Ave., in Jackson. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Jackson, Minn. Kent was born Aug. 10, 1942, and passed away ...