Obituaries

Patrick Murphy

FAIRMONT — Memorial Services for Patrick “Pat” John Murphy, 71, of Fairmont, MN, will be 1:00 PM on Friday, June 14, 2019 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont. A private family burial will be held at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019 from ...

Gladys Johnson

TRIMONT — A Celebration of Life Services for Gladys V. Johnson, 98, of Trimont, Minnesota will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 13, 2019 at First Lutheran Church in Trimont, Minnesota with Pastor Greg Hall Officiating . Burial will be in First Lutheran Cemetery in rural Trimont, Minnesota. ...

Janice (Moon) Eppard

Janice (Moon) Eppard RED WING — Janice Mae Eppard, age 87, formerly of Red Wing, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019. A service of memory will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at First Covenant Church, 2302 Twin Bluff Rd., in Red Wing, Minn. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, June 14, at First ...

Jerry Kinney

Jerry Kinney JACKSON — A memorial service for Jerry Kinney, 85, of Jackson will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Jackson.  Burial will take place at a later date. Kinney died Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at Sunset Hospice Cottage in Worthington. Visitation will be 5-7 ...

Richard Kelly

Richard Kelly JACKSON — A gathering of friends and family for Richard Kelly, 59, of Jackson, will be held 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Osterberg Funeral Home in Jackson. Kelly died Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Jackson. Osterberg Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.

J.R. ‘Dick’ Kotewa

J.R. ‘Dick’ Kotewa FAIRMONT — A Celebration of Life service for J.R. “Dick” Kotewa, age 86, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Military honors will be provided by Lee C. Prentice American ...

Dustin Nelson

Dustin Nelson TRIMONT — Funeral services for Dustin Nelson, 25, of Trimont, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 10, 2019, at Zion Lutheran Church in Fraser Township, rural Fairmont, Minn., with Rev. David P. Schultz officiating. Burial will be in the Church cemetery. Dustin died ...

Marlys Bowles

Marlys Bowles BLUE EARTH — Funeral service for Marlys Bowles, 78, of Blue Earth, formerly of Denver, Colo., will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Patton Funeral Home, 400 E. 14th St., in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth. Bowles died Thursday, June 6, 2019, at St. ...

Rhonda R. Sands

Rhonda R. Sands JACKSON — A memorial service for Rhonda Renee Sands, 52, of Jackson, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church in Jackson. Sands died Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at her residence in Jackson. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the ...

Lois E. Heckman

Lois E. Heckman ST. JAMES — A Celebration of Life service for Lois E. Heckman, 89, of rural St. James will be 1:30 p.m. Friday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, South Branch, in rural St. James. Burial will be in the St. John’s Lutheran Church cemetery. Heckman died Tuesday afternoon, ...

LaVeda M. Roy

LaVeda M. Roy FAIRMONT — Mass of Christian Burial for LaVeda Mae Roy, 83, of Fairmont, formerly of St. Paul will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont. Roy died Saturday evening, June 1, 2019, at her home in Fairmont. Kramer Family Funeral Home is ...

J.R. Kotewa

J.R. Kotewa FAIRMONT — A Celebration of Life service for J.R. “Dick” Kotewa, 86, of Fairmont will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Following the service, military honors will be provided by Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 and ...

Ewald W. Schnitzmeier

Ewald W. Schnitzmeier FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Ewald W. Schnitzmeier, age 94, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019, at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Fairmont. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church. Interment will ...

Kenny Manley

Kenny Manley ARMSTRONG — Services for Kenny Manley, 71, of Armstrong will be 10:30 a.m. June 12 at United Methodist Church in Armstrong. Burial will be in Armstrong Grove Cemetery. Military rites provided by VFW Post 3388 and American Legion Post 91 of Estherville. Manley died Monday, ...

Dustin Nelson

Dustin Nelson TRIMONT — Funeral services for Dustin Nelson, 25, of Trimont will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday at Zion Lutheran Church in Fraser Township, rural Fairmont. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Nelson died Saturday evening, June 1, 2019, at his home in Trimont. Visitation ...

Ramona K. Ricke

Ramona K. Ricke BLUE EARTH — Mass of Christian Burial for Ramona K. Ricke, 87, of Blue Earth, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Blue Earth. Ricke died Monday, June 3, 2019, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care ...

Greg Johnson

Greg Johnson BLUE EARTH — A memorial for Greg Johnson, 71, of Blue Earth, will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth, with a service at 6:30 p.m. Johnson died Friday, April 26, 2019, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center in Blue Earth. Patton Funeral Home in Blue ...

LaVeda M. Roy

LaVeda M. Roy FAIRMONT — Mass of Christian Burial for LaVeda Mae Roy, 83, of Fairmont, formerly of St. Paul, will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Fairmont. Roy died Saturday evening, June 1, 2019, at her home in Fairmont. Kramer Family Funeral Home is in ...

Constance ‘Connie’ I. Krahmer

Constance ‘Connie’ I. Krahmer FAIRMONT — Constance “Connie” I. Krahmer, age 78, passed away Thursday evening, May 30, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. Memorial services for Connie will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in ...

Arlo W. Gustafson

Arlo W. Gustafson FAIRMONT — Services for Arlo W. Gustafson, 93, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2019, at St. John’s United Church of Christ. Burial will follow the service in Lakeside Cemetery, with full military honors by Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 ...