Obituaries

Eunice Sandmann

NEW ULM — Eunice Sandmann, 90, of New Ulm died Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at the Benedictine Living Community in St. Peter. Arrangements are pending with the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home of New Ulm.

Adeline Rose ‘Addie’ McCabe

MADELIA — Adeline Rose “Addie” McCabe, 91, of Madelia, died on Jan. 16, 2017 at the Luther Memorial Home in Madelia. A memorial mass will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Madelia, on Saturday, Jan. 28, at 11 a.m. Visitation will be on Friday, Jan. 27,  from 5 to 7 p.m. and ...

Mary Lou Prins

SPRINGFIELD — Mary Lou Prins, age 82, of Springfield, Minnesota died on January 19, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield, MN. Visitation will be on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield, MN. Memorial Service will be ...

James Gerald Weilage

SLEEPY EYE — James Gerald Weilage, 84, of Sleepy Eye, died on Jan. 21, 2017, at Sleepy Eye Medical. Visitation will be on Wednesday, Jan. 25, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Grace Evangelcial Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye. Services will be held at the Grace Ev. Lutheran Church, on Wednesday, ...

Lora L. (Clarkin) Hatlestad

COTTAGE GROVE — Lora L. (Clarkin) Hatlestad, 36, of Cottage Grove, died on Jan. 18, 2017, at her home. Memorial service will be held at the Croation Hall, 445 Second Ave. South, South St. Paul, on Monday, Jan. 23, from 3 to 7 p.m. She was born Feb. 9, 1980, in Iowa City, Iowa. She is ...

George W. Horan

EDINA — George W. Horan, 95, Edina, formerly of New Ulm, passed away on Jan. 15, 2017 as a result of Alzheimer’s disease, which was diagnosed approximately two years ago. He was one of four children born to George M. Horan and Theresa (Fisher) in Minneapolis. He grew up in “Nordeast” ...

Carlyle Syverson

ST. CLOUD — Carlyle Syverson, 76, of St. Cloud, formerly of the New Ulm/ Sleepy Eye area, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System in St. Cloud. Arrangements are pending with Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm.

Mildred Koehler

NEW ULM — Mildred Koehler, 83, of New Ulm died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at her home. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in rural Courtland with Pastor Wayne Bernau officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30-11 a.m. ...

Beverly Lee

FAIRFAX — Beverly Lee, 90, of Fairfax died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at Oak Terrace Living Center in North Mankato. Memorial Service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Fairfax. Gathering of Family and Friends will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at the ...

Roger D. Melquist

NORWOOD-YOUNG AMERICA — Roger D. Melquist, 74, of Norwood-Young America, formerly of Morton, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26,  at the Assembly of God Church in Redwood Falls. Military honors will ...

Carolyn Dalsgaard

Carolyn Dalsgaard, 62 of Winnfield, LA died on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at the Jackson County Parish Medical Center in Jonesboro, LA. Arrangements are pending with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield.

Ruth Vincent

NEW ULM — Ruth Vincent, 87, of New Ulm died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm.

Bonnie Lou Brown

COMFREY — Bonnie Lou Brown, 82, of Comfrey, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22, at the New Hope Lutheran Church in Comfrey and will continue on Monday from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the New Hope ...

Mary Lou Prins

SPRINGFIELD — Mary Lou Prins, 82, of Springfield, died on Jan. 19, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Springfield. Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield. Memorial service will be held at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in ...

Delpha Mellies

HUTCHINSON — Delpha Mellies, 91, of Hutchinson, formerly of Buffalo Lake, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Buffalo Lake, with interment in the church ...

Thelma Oren

NEW ULM — Thelma Oren, 90, of New Ulm and formerly of Hanska, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 AM Saturday, January 21, at Oakwood United Methodist Church in New Ulm with Pastor Ric Jacobsen officiating. Burial ...

Craig J. Augustin

FRANKLIN — Craig J. Augustin, 44, of rural Franklin, died on Jan. 17, 2017, at his home. Visitation will be on Friday, Jan. 20,  from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye Chapel. Memorial service will be held at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye, on Friday, Jan. ...

Beverly Lee

FAIRFAX — Beverly Lee, 90, of Fairfax, died on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at Oak Terrace Living Center in North Mankato. Memorial service will be Tuesday, Jan. 24, 11 a.m.. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Fairfax. Gathering of family and friends will be Monday, Jan. 23, 6-8 p.m. at Our ...

Mildred Koehler

NEW ULM — Mildred Koehler, 83, of New Ulm died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at her home. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in rural Courtland.  Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 9:30 - 11 a.m. Monday at the church.  Minnesota Valley ...

Shirley Ann Grams

NEW ULM — Shirley Ann Grams, age 81 of New Ulm died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home-SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm.  Pastor Donald Sutton will officiate, and a private ...