Obituaries

Nancy Helget

NEW ULM — Nancy Helget, 55, of New Ulm died Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Arrangements are pending with Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm.

Phoebe Olson

BUFFALO LAKE – Phoebe Olson, age 89, of Buffalo Lake, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Memorial Service will be held Friday, May 12, 2017, at 11:00 A.M. at the Zion United Methodist Church in Buffalo Lake, with Pastor David Drager ...

Walter W. Treichel

The funeral for Walter W. Treichel will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 12 at Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rochester with Pastor Stephen Meyer officiating. Burial will be at 3 p.m. in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in New Ulm, MN. Mr. Treichel, 92, of Rochester, died Monday, May 8th at ...

Angeline Ann Steffl

SLEEPY EYE — Angeline Ann Steffl, 90, of Sleepy Eye, died Monday, May 9, 2017, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Visitation will be on Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Comfrey. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the St. Paul’s ...

Phoenix serial killings suspect: ‘I’m innocent’

PHOENIX (AP) — A former city bus driver suspected in a string of nine deadly shootings that spread fear in Phoenix declared "I'm innocent" as residents of the terrorized neighborhoods Tuesday expressed relief over the arrest and frustration that it took so long. Aaron Saucedo, 23, spoke up ...

Ruth Elaine Holmes Kluegel

In Loving Memory Ruth Kluegel, 79, a former resident of Lamberton, died Thursday April 20, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. Ruth was born April 6,1938 in Mankato, Minnesota to Robert M. and Edna Holmes (Kehner). She attended the Mankato Public Schools and graduated from Mankato High School in 1956. ...

Phoebe Olson

BUFFALO LAKE — Phoebe Olson, 89, of Buffalo Lake, died on Thursday, April 13, 2017, at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud Service will be held Friday, May 12, at 11 a.m. at the Zion United Methodist Church in Buffalo Lake. Visitation will be held 10-11 a.m. Friday, May 12, at Zion ...

Richard ‘Dick’ Salvati

NEW ULM — Richard “Dick” Salvati, 81, of New Ulm died Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 A.M. Friday, May 12, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Visitation will be 9 – 11 AM Friday at St. Mary’s Catholic ...

Charles Alden Haug

SLEEPY EYE — Charles Alden Haug, age 94 of Sleepy Eye, Minnesota died on May 4, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center. Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 4 to 8 pm at the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye and will continue on Thursday from 9:30 until 10:30 am at the ...

Jerome (Jerry) Deinken

MORTON — Jerome (Jerry) Deinken, 85, of Morton died Friday, May 5, 2017 in Wood Dale Nursing Home in Redwood Falls. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9, at First United Methodist Church in Redwood Falls. Burial, with military honors will follow in Morton City ...

Gilbert D. Tews

NEW ULM — Gilbert D. Tews, age 89, of New Ulm, died Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Oak Hills Living Center, surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 11, at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Pastor Nathan Scharf will officiate, and ...

Charles A. Haug

SLEEPY EYE — Charles Alden Haug, age 94 of Sleepy Eye, Minnesota died on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Service will be held at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 10:30 am. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, at the Sturm Funeral Home in ...

Daryl M. Hagberg

NEW ULM — Daryl M. Hagberg, 65, of New Ulm, died Friday, May 5, 2017, at his home. In accordance with Daryl’s wishes, no services will be held. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is assisting the family.

Richard ‘Dick’ Salvati

NEW ULM — Richard “Dick” Salvati, 81, of New Ulm died Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm.

Shirley Russell

NEW ULM — Shirley Russell, 84, of New Ulm died Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 AM Friday, May 5, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home NORTH CHAPEL in New Ulm with Pastor David Nisson officiating. Burial will follow in the New Ulm ...

James Vincent

NEW ULM — James Vincent, 90, of New Ulm died Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 AM Friday, May 5, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm with Deacon Rick Christiansen officiating. Burial will follow in the New ...

Elmer Muchow

GAYLORD — Elmer Muchow, 93, of Gaylord died on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in Winthrop. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 4, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Mountville, Dryden Township, Sibley County, with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation ...

Ralph C. Reinhart

BROOKLYN PARK — Ralph C. Reinhart, age 92, of Brooklyn Park, formerly of New Ulm, died Saturday, March 25, 2017 at his home with his daughter by his side. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Monsignor ...

Elmer Muchow

GAYLORD — Elmer Muchow, 93, of Gaylord died on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in Winthrop. Services will be Thursday, May 4, 2017, 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Mountville, Dryden Township, Sibley County, with interment in the church cemetery. ...

Shirley Russell

NEW ULM — Shirley Russell, 84, of New Ulm died Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 5, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home NORTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm City Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 – 7 ...