Obituaries

James ‘Jim’ Burkhardt

James ‘Jim’ Burkhardt SHERBURN — James “Jim” Burkhardt was called to his eternal rest on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 28, 2017, at his home in Sherburn, Minn. Please join Jim’s immediate family (Jean Burkhardt; Paul and Debbie Burkhardt (Ryan and Clara); Dale and Jane Burkhardt ...

David F. Holtz Sr.

David F. Holtz Sr. SHERBURN — A funeral service for David F. Holtz Sr., 79, of Sherburn, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Kramer Family Funeral Home Chapel in Sherburn. Burial, with full military honors by the Thomas P. Saxton American Legion Post 356 and the Sherburn Veterans of Foreign Wars ...

Margaret J. Meier

FAIRMONT — Services for Margaret J. Meier, 100, of Fairmont, are pending with the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Meier died Tuesday evening, Feb. 28, 2017, at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the ...

David F. Holtz Sr.

SHERBURN — A funeral service for David F. Holtz Sr., 79, of Sherburn, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Kramer Family Funeral Home Chapel in Sherburn. Burial, with full military honors by the Thomas P. Saxton American Legion Post #356 and the Sherburn Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #8261, will be in ...

Erma H. Rosen

FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Erma H. Rosen, 96, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Erma passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 28, 2017, at the Lutz Wing Nursing ...

Maureen ‘Rene’ Hawkins

SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life service for Maureen “Rene” Hawkins, 82, of Sherburn, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2017, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 102 North Park St. in Fairmont, Minn., with Rev. Marilla Whitney, presiding. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, ...

Erma H. Rosen

FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Erma H. Rosen, 96, of Fairmont, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Rosen died Tuesday morning, Feb. 28, 2017, at the Lutz Wing Nursing Home in Fairmont. ...

Renata E. Benck

Renata E. Benck FAIRMONT — Services for Renata E. Benck, 90, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Burial will follow the service at the Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Renata passed away Thursday morning, Feb. 23, 2017, at ...

Robert E. Manzke

Robert E. Manzke EAST CHAIN — A Celebration of Life service for Robert E. Manzke, 89, of Fairmont, Minn., formerly of East Chain, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will be in Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Fairmont, with full ...

Ramona Firkins

Ramona Firkins BLUE EARTH — Ramona Firkins passed away Sunday afternoon, Feb. 26, 2017, at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, with Rev. Jeanette J. Bidne officiating. ...

Shirley Hellman

Shirley Hellman BANCROFT — A funeral Mass for Shirley Hellman, 85, of Bancroft, Iowa, will be 11 a.m. Friday at St. John’s Catholic Church in Bancroft. Burial will be held in Elmore, Minn. Hellman died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. Visitation will be 9:30-11 a.m. Friday at the church in ...

Eugene W. Tyson

Eugene W. Tyson MOUND — Eugene W. Tyson, age 72, of Mound, formerly of Granada, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. A service was held Feb. 25, 2017, at Bethel United Methodist Church in Mound. After growing up on his family farm, he worked as a farmer for several years. He soon ...

LeRoy Duncanson

LeRoy Duncanson TRUMAN — Funeral services for LeRoy Duncanson, 78, of Red Wing, Minn., formerly of Truman, will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Zaharia Family Funeral & Cremation Service of Truman. Interment will be held at Nashville Cemetery, rural Winnebago. Duncanson died Sunday, Feb. ...

Bernard W. Reilly

Bernard W. Reilly SWEA CITY — Bernard W. Reilly died Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at his home at the Main Street Manor in Swea City, Iowa. A funeral Mass will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ledyard. Interment with military honors will be held at ...

Renata E. Benck

FAIRMONT — Services for Renata E. Benck, 90, of Fairmont, MN, will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Burial will be following the service at the Lakeside Cemetery in Fairmont. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, ...

Maureen Hawkins

SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life Service for Maureen “Rene” Hawkins, 82, of Sherburn, Minnesota will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2017 at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, #102 North Park St. in Fairmont, Minnesota with Rev. Marilla Whitney Presiding. Burial will be in Lakeside ...

Terry David Haase

Terry David Haase BLUE EARTH — Terry David Haase, age 68, of Blue Earth, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at Patton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. ...

Renata E. Benck

Renata E. Benck FAIRMONT — Services for Renata E. Benck, 90, of Fairmont, are pending with the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Benck died Thursday morning, Feb. 23, 2017, at the Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont ...

Robert E. Manzke

Robert E. Manzke EAST CHAIN — A Celebration of Life service for Robert E. Manzke, 89, of Fairmont, formerly of East Chain, will be 11 a.m. March 4 at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial, with full military graveside honors by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 and the Martin ...

Harvey F. Bolton

Harvey F. Bolton ST. PETER — Harvey Fairfield Bolton, 79, of St. Peter, died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Benedictine Living Community in St. Peter. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at St. Peter Funeral Home, with visitation one hour prior to the service. ...