Obituaries

James Beatty

ANKENY — James Q. Beatty, age 94, of Ankeny, Iowa, died Tuesday, March 26, 2019. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday April 5, 2019, at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Church In Ankeny, Iowa, with visitation one hour prior to services Friday. Jim served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. ...

Berneda Jane Lawrence

BLUE EARTH — Funeral services for Berneda “B.J.” Jane Lawrence, 69, of Blue Earth, will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2019, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth. Lawrence died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Mayo Methodist ...

Roger Solberg

ARMSTRONG — Services for Roger Solberg, 80, of Armstrong, Iowa, will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at United Lutheran Church in Ringsted, Iowa. Burial will be held at a later date in Armstrong Grove Cemetery, Armstrong. Solberg died Friday, March 29, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be ...

James ‘Jim’ Barringer

FAIRMONT — Memorial services for James “Jim” T. Barringer, 92, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Fairmont, with inurnment in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Evangelical ...

Marvin M. Borkenhagen

Marvin M. Borkenhagen AMBOY — Marvin Martin Borkenhagen, 92, of rural Amboy, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019, after an accident that occurred, a few days earlier, on his farm as he was clearing ice from a drainage ditch. Marvin’s family is thankful for all assistance that came from ...

Shirley Bissonette

Shirley Bissonette FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Shirley Bissonette, age 73, of Fairmont, Minn., will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at Fairmont Evangelical Covenant Church with interment in Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, at Fairmont ...

Eloise M. Peterson

Eloise M. Peterson JACKSON — Funeral services for Eloise Margaret Peterson, 91, of Jackson, will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Salem Lutheran Church in Jackson. Burial will follow the service at Sunset Memorial Cemetery, Jackson. Peterson died Thursday, March 27, 2019, at the Good Samaritan ...

James T. Barringer

James T. Barringer FAIRMONT — Services for James T. Barringer, 92, of Fairmont are pending at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Barringer died Friday morning, March 29, 2019, at his home in Fairmont. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with ...

Marvin Borkenhagen

Marvin Borkenhagen AMBOY — A funeral service for Marvin M. Borkenhagen, 92, of rural Amboy will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Truman. Interment with military honors will be at Vernon Center Cemetery, Vernon Center. Borkenhagen died Tuesday, March 26, 2019, after ...

Verna M. Slinger

Verna M. Slinger TRUMAN — Mass of Christian Burial for Verna M. Slinger, 89, of Truman, formerly of Pipestone, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Leo Catholic Church in Pipestone. Burial will be in the St. Martin Catholic Cemetery, Woodstock. Slinger died peacefully Wednesday, March 27, ...

Richard C. Franks

Richard C. Franks JACKSON — Funeral services for Richard Charles Franks, 71, of Jackson will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Salem Lutheran Church in Jackson. Burial will follow the service at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Petersburg Township, Jackson County. Franks died Tuesday, March 26, ...

Shirley Bissonette

Shirley Bissonette FAIRMONT — A funeral service for Shirley Bissonette, 73, of Fairmont will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Fairmont Evangelical Covenant Church in Fairmont. Interment will be at Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont. Bissonette died Wednesday evening, March 27, 2019, at her home in ...

James Allen Manteufel

DANVILLE, Calif. — James Allen Manteufel, age 78, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at his home in Danville, 31 years to the day of his father’s passing. A memorial service will be held April 20, 2019, in Danville, Calif. He was born in Martin County, Minn., to Paul Sr. and Dorothy ...

James L. Mathiason

GRANADA — A Celebration of Life service for James “Jim” L. Mathiason, 84, of Granada, will be held 2 p.m. on April 12, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Inurnment will be at Fairview Memorial Park, Fairmont. Mathiason died Tuesday afternoon, March 26, 2019, at his home in ...

Paul J. Peterson

SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life service for Paul J. Peterson, 88, of rural Sherburn, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 29, 2019, at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 61 Main St. East in Trimont, Minn. Paul was called to his eternal rest Tuesday morning, March 19, 2019, at Temperance ...

Jim Mathiason

GRANADA — Services for Jim Mathiason, 84, of Granada, are pending at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Mathiason died Tuesday afternoon, March 26, 2019, at his home in Granada. Lakeview Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fairmont is assisting the family with arrangements.

Richard ‘Dick’ James Kling

FOX LAKE VILLAGE — Services for Richard “Dick” James Kling, 71, of Fox Lake Village, Welcome, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 29, 2019, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will follow the service in Lake Belt Township Cemetery near Ceylon with full military honors by the ...

Thad Dennis Firchau

LEWISVILLE — Thad Dennis Firchau, 48, of Lewisville, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Laurel’s Peak Rehabilitation Center in Mankato, after a yearlong battle with cancer. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. tonight at Zaharia Family Funeral Home in Truman. A funeral service will be ...

Paul J. Peterson

SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life Service for Paul J. Peterson, 88, of rural Sherburn, Minnesota will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 29, 2019 at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Trimont, Minnesota (#61 Main St. East). Paul was called to his eternal rest on Tuesday March 19, at Temperance ...

James Walter Shell

James Walter Shell WELCOME — James Walter Shell, age 69, of Welcome, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Heartland Senior Living in Truman. Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Zaharia Family Funeral Home in Truman. There will be no formal service. Inurnment will ...