Obituaries

Erma Pratt

REDWOOD FALLS — Erma Pratt, 98, of Redwood Falls died Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Seasons hospice in Redwood Falls. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 from First United Methodist Church in Redwood Falls with burial to follow in Redwood Falls Cemetery. ...

Belva Zimmerli

REDWOOD FALLS — Belva Zimmerli, 89, of Redwood Falls died Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Wood Dale Home in Redwood Falls. Memorial Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, at First United Methodist Church in Redwood Falls with inurnment to follow in Crestlawn Gardens. ...

Lucille Rose Stolt

NICOLLET — Lucille Rose Stolt, 68, of Nicollet died at her home on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in NORTH MANKATO. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral ...

Rosemary ‘Rosie’ Stimpert

SLEEPY EYE — Rosemary “Rosie” Stimpert, age 73, of Sleepy Eye, died on March 14, 2017, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Visitation will be on Sunday, March 19, 2017 from 4 to 7 pm and will continue on Monday from 7:30 am until 10 am at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy ...

Doris Selma Marquardt

NEW ULM — Doris Selma Marquardt, age 76 of New Ulm died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at her home in New Ulm surrounded by her loving family. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 am on Monday, March 20, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Father Germain Rademacher will celebrate ...

Mary J. Tauscheck

NEW ULM — Mary J. Tauscheck, 82, of New Ulm, died Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 21, at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be ...

Alice Green

MORGAN — Alice Green, 101, formerly of Morgan, died on on March 14, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 20, 2017 from St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Morgan with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church on ...

Geraldine ‘Jerry’ Huffman

GAYLORD — Geraldine “Jerry” Huffman, age 86, of Gaylord, passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017, at the Glencoe Regional Health Services - Long Term Care in Glencoe, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, March 17, 2017, 10:30 A.M. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Arlington ...

Lillian Windschitl

COMFREY — Lillian Windschitl age 90, of Comfrey, died on March 13, 2017, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 7 pm and will continue on Saturday from 9 until 10 am at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. There will be a CCW Rosary at ...

Irene Knutson

NEW ULM — Irene Knutson passed quietly on March 12, 2017 with her family by her side. At her request there will be no visitation or funeral. “Please remember me from when last we spoke”. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home of New Ulm is handling the arrangements. To leave an online ...

Jonathan J. Kahnke

Jonathan J. Kahnke of New Jersey, formerly of Courtland, passed away peacefully at his home. He was surrounded by his family. He battled brain cancer for 14 yars. He is survived by his wife, Mary, and two sons, Jonathan and Joshua, Emily and one grandddaughter. He is also survived by his ...

Doris Selma Marquardt

NEW ULM — Doris Selma Marquardt, 76 of New Ulm died Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at her home in New Ulm. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 20, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the Current Cemetery in rural New Ulm. Visitation will be ...

Donald H. Becke

WINTHROP — Donald H. Becke, 80, of Winthrop died on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 20, at Peace Lutheran Church in Winthrop with interment in the Winthrop Cemetery. Military honors by the Winthrop Honor Guard. ...

Rosemary Stimpert

SLEEPY EYE — Rosemary Stimpert, 73, of Sleepy Eye, died on March 14, 2017, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Visitation will be on Sunday, March 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. and on Monday from 7:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye Chapel. Service will be ...

Doris Marie Glaser-Hilbert

NEW ULM — Doris Marie Glaser-Hilbert, age 93 of New Ulm died Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm with her loving family by her side. Funeral Service will be 11 am on Friday, March 17, 2017 at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Pastor Nathan ...

Jeanne Marie Stout

BLOOMINGTON — Jeanne Marie Stout, age 87, of Bloomington (formerly New Ulm), died Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at the Masonic Home in Bloomington. A memorial service will be 11 AM Saturday, March 18, 2017, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the ...

Phyllis M. Buettner

Phyllis M. Buettner 8/30/1932-3/7/2017 Phyllis was baptized and confirmed in the Christian Faith at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Moltke Twp, MN. In December of 1960, she married Harvey Buettner and then settled in Tacoma, WA where they raised 3 children. A loving friend, wife, sister, ...

John ‘Sparky’ Simmons

MORTON — John “Sparky” Simmons, 69, of Morton died Monday, March 13, 2017 at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. until 12 noon, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Morton. Following the visitation, a private memorial service ...

Lillian Windschitl

SLEEPY EYE — Lillian Windschitl, 90, of Sleepy Eye, died on March 13, 2017, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and will continue on Saturday from 9 until 10 a.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. There will be a CCW Rosary ...

Geraldine ‘Jerry’ Huffman

GAYLORD — Geraldine “Jerry” Huffman, 86, of Gaylord, died on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at the Glencoe Regional Health Services - Long Term Care in Glencoe. Mass of Christian burial will be Friday, March 17, 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Arlington with interment in the ...