Obituaries

Kevin W. Emery

Kevin W. Emery BLUE EARTH — Services for Kevin W. Emery, 62, of Blue Earth will be 1 p.m. Monday at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fairmont, with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post 36 and the Martin County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1222, ...

John Raymond Naas

John Raymond Naas FAIRMONT — A party in remembrance of John R. Naas, 64, of Fairmont will be held 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at the American Legion Post in Sherburn, Minn. John died unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. This party will honor ...

Kenneth L. Crissinger

Kenneth L. Crissinger SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life service for Kenneth L. Crissinger, 84, of rural Sherburn, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sherburn, Minn., with Rev. Steven D. Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the Sherburn ...

Frances Ingebritson

Frances Ingebritson MADELIA — Frances Ingebritson, 100, of Madelia, formerly of Winnebago, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at Luther Memorial Home in Madelia. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home of Winnebago is assisting the family with arrangements.

James W. Baker

James W. Baker NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA — A memorial service for James W. Baker, age 47, of Norwood Young America, Minn., formerly of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American ...

Betty A. Kaelberer

Betty A. Kaelberer TRUMAN — Celebration of Life service for Betty Ann Kaelberer, 77, of Truman, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John’s Lutheran Church of Antrim. Interment will follow in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery-Antrim, rural Truman. Kaelberer died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at her ...

Marie Ann Scott

Marie Ann Scott ORTONVILLE — Marie Ann Scott, 83, went to her eternal home Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at the Ortonville Area Hospital in Ortonville, Minn. Mass of Christian Burial was held 11 a.m. Dec. 3, 2018, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Ortonville, Minn. Visitation was held 2-5 ...

William A. Tusler

William A. Tusler CUSHING, Okla. — William A. Tusler, 68 of Cushing, formerly of Fairmont, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Tulsa, Okla., surrounded by family. No services are planned at this time. Palmer Marler Funeral Home of Cushing is assisting the family with arrangements. He was born ...

Darrel Floyd Hagedorn

Darrel Floyd Hagedorn FAIRMONT — Memorial services for Darrel Floyd Hagedorn, 89, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Burial will follow the service in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth, Minn. Visitation with a luncheon will ...

Robert J. Friesen

Robert J. Friesen ST. JAMES — A Celebration of Life service for Robert J. Friesen, 76, of St. James will be 11 a.m. Friday at First Lutheran Church in St. James. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, rural St. James. Friesen died Friday afternoon, Nov. 30, 2018, at the Luther Memorial ...

Walter Abel

Walter Abel FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Walter A.J. Abel, 95, of Fairmont, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Lakeview Funeral Home Chapel in Fairmont. Interment will be in Fairview Memorial Park, Fairmont. Abel died Monday morning, Dec. 3, 2018, at the Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center ...

Mark Barker

Mark Barker BLUE EARTH — A Celebration of Life service for Mark Barker, 61, of Blue Earth will be 1 p.m. Friday at the Ag Center Atrium, Blue Earth. Barker died Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at his home. Patton Funeral Home of Blue Earth is assisting the family with arrangements.

James W. Baker

James W. Baker NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA — A memorial service for James W. Baker, age 47, of Norwood Young America, Minn., formerly of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont, with full military honors by the Lee C. Prentice American ...

John R. Naas

John R. Naas FAIRMONT — A party in remembrance of John Raymond Naas, 64, of Fairmont will be held 5-8 p.m. Friday at the American Legion Post in Sherburn. Naas died unexpectedly on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. The party will honor John’s wishes to ...

Randy Buchan

Randy Buchan CLEAR LAKE, Iowa — Randy Willis Buchan, 82, of Clear Lake, Iowa, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at Oakwood Care Center in Clear Lake. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church, 112 N. Fourth St., Clear Lake, with Rev. Dr. Pat Hall ...

Walter A. Abel

Walter A. Abel FAIRMONT — Services for Walter A. Abel, 95, of Fairmont, are pending at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Abel died Monday morning, Dec. 3, 2018, at Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is ...

Darrel F. Hagedorn

Darrel F. Hagedorn FAIRMONT — Memorial services for Darrel Floyd Hagedorn, 89, of Fairmont will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairmont. Burial will follow the service in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth. Hagedorn died Monday morning, Dec. 3, 2018, at the Lakeview Methodist ...

Robert J. Friesen

Robert J. Friesen ST. JAMES — A Celebration of Life service for Robert “Bob” J. Friesen, 76, of St. James will be 11 a.m. Friday at First Lutheran Church in St. James. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, rural St. James. Friesen died Friday afternoon, Nov. 30, 2018, at Luther ...

Charles Rakness

FAIRMONT — Services for Charles “Chuck” L. Rakness, 79, of Fairmont, MN, will be 12:00 p.m. (noon) Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will be following the service in Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors by the Lee C. ...

Kenneth Crissinger

SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life Service for Kenneth L. Crissinger, 84, of rural Sherburn, Minnesota, will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Sherburn, Minnesota with Rev. Steven D. Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the Sherburn Cemetery with ...