Obituaries

Rachel E. Thompson

Rachel E. Thompson SWEA CITY — Rachel Erin Thompson, 37, passed away into God’s loving arms Friday, May 10, 2019, from natural causes at her Minneapolis, Minn., apartment. A celebration service of Rachel’s life will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in ...

Rodney G. Boeck

Rodney G. Boeck AMBOY — Rodney Gerhard Boeck, age 64, of Amboy, Minn., passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Visitation will be 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at St. John’s Lutheran Church Willow Creek, and the funeral service to be held 10:30 a.m., with Rev. John ...

Steven D. Petersen

Steven D. Petersen DUNNELL — Celebration of Life services for Steven D. Petersen, 72, of Dunnell will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Dunnell. Burial will be in Lake Fremont Cemetery, rural Dunnell. Petersen died Monday morning, May 20, 2019, at his home in ...

Shirley A. Bramstedt

Shirley A. Bramstedt ALPHA — A Celebration of Life service for Shirley Ann Bramstedt, 79, of rural Alpha, formerly of Blooming Prairie and Dunnell, will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alpha. Burial will be in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Petersburg Township, Jackson ...

Thomas D. Gerberding

Thomas D. Gerberding BLUE EARTH — A celebration of life for Thomas “Tom” Duane Gerberding, 72, of Blue Earth will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Blue Earth. Gerberding died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at his home in Blue Earth. Patton Funeral Home ...

Bruce Ringler

Bruce Ringler WINNEBAGO — A celebration of life for Bruce Ringler, 77, of Winnebago will be 4-7 p.m. June 8 in the Fellowship Hall at First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago. Ringler died Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at United Hospital District in Blue Earth. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home of ...

Mary L. Evans

Mary L. Evans TRUMAN — A funeral service for Mary L. Evans, age 76, of Truman, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at the Christian Church of Fairmont in Fairmont, Minn. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, at the Christian Church of Fairmont, and one hour prior to ...

Gerald J. Baker

Gerald J. Baker FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Gerald J. Baker, 77, of Mankato, Minn., formerly of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel in Fairmont. Interment will be in Center Creek Cemetery, rural Granada, Minn. Gerald passed ...

Floriene Nolte

Floriene Nolte FAIRMONT — Floriene Nolte, 90, of Fairmont, Minn., died May 17, 2019, at Madison County Memorial Hospital in Winterset, Iowa. A visitation will be 9:30-11 a.m. Friday, May 24, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fairmont, Minn., with a memorial service to follow at 11 a.m. A ...

Luverne C. Stade

Luverne C. Stade TRUMAN — A Celebration of Life service for Luverne C. Stade, 94, of Truman, formerly of Trimont, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Truman. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, rural Odin. Stade died Sunday morning, May 19, 2019, at ...

Steven D. Petersen

Steven D. Petersen DUNNELL — A Celebration of Life service for Steven D. Petersen, 72, of Dunnell will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Dunnell. Burial will be in Lake Fremont Cemetery, rural Dunnell. Petersen died Monday morning, May 20, 2019, at his home in ...

Mary L. Evans

Mary L. Evans TRUMAN — A funeral service for Mary L. Evans, 76, of Truman will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Christian Church of Fairmont in Fairmont. Burial will be in the Horicon Church Cemetery, rural Truman. Evans died Monday, May 20, 2019, at her home in Truman. Visitation will be 4-6 ...

Iris Mardelle Stroup

Iris Mardelle Stroup ESTHERVILLE — Iris Mardelle Stroup died Monday, May 20, 2019, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer, Iowa, at the age of 86. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville, Iowa, with Pastor John Sy-vertson ...

Mavis Oriel Johnson

Mavis Oriel Johnson TRUMAN — Mavis Oriel Johnson, age 91, of Truman, Minn., passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Heartland Senior Living in Truman. Her funeral will occur 11 a.m. Friday, May 24, at Waverly Lutheran Church, rural Trimont, Minn., with visitation one hour prior. The service ...

Luverne C. Stade

Luverne C. Stade TRUMAN — A Celebration of Life service for Luverne C. Stade, 94, of Truman, formerly of Trimont, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Truman. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, rural Odin. Stade died Sunday morning, May 19, 2019, at Mayo ...

Tamra J. Kolander

Tamra J. Kolander DUNNELL — Funeral services for Tamra J. Kolander, 57, of Dunnell are pending at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Kolander died Sunday, May 19, 2019, at her home in Dunnell. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Cameron Lynn McCollough

Cameron Lynn McCollough WEBSTER CITY, Iowa — Cameron Lynn McCollough passed away Friday, May 10, 2019, from a heart condition at the age of 68 years. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Foster Funeral and Cremation Center in Webster City. Funeral services will be held ...

Blanche Schaefer

LEWISVILLE — Blanche Irene (Larsen) Schaefer age 92, of Lewisville, MN, died on May 15, 2019. Service will be held at the Zion Lutheran Church-Lewisville, on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 11:00 am, visitation from 9:30 am to 11:00 am at the church. The clergy will be Pastor John Bennett. ...

Carol M. Martens

Carol M. Martens FAIRMONT — Carol Maurene Martens went to her eternal home in heaven Wednesday, May 15, 2019, just four days shy of her 86th birthday. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm (north location) and from 10-11 a.m. Monday, May ...

Delano A. Bergemann

Delano A. Bergemann WELCOME — A Celebration of Life service for Delano A. Bergemann, 86, of Welcome, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Welcome, Minn., with Pastor Anthony Christoffels officiating. Burial will be in the Fairview Memorial Park ...