Obituaries

Donald Quam

NEW ULM — Donald Quam, 83, of New Ulm died Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home SOUTH CHAPEL in New UIm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm City Cemetery with full military ...

Patsy Schultz

NEW ULM — Patsy Schultz, 86, of New Ulm died Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the Sleepy Eye Care Center. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 22, at First United Methodist Church in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm City Cemetery. Visitation will be 4 - 7 p.m. Friday at the ...

Robert “Bob” Webster

LAFAYETTE — Robert “Bob” Webster, age 79, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 13, 2019 at the Benedictine Living Community in St. Peter. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 17, 2019 at the Bernadotte Lutheran Church in Lafayette. Pastor Heidi Hagstrom will officiate. Burial ...

Lorraine Mueller

GAYLORD — Lorraine Mueller, 96, of Gaylord died on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Oak Terrace Heath Care Center in Gaylord. Memorial service will be Wednesday, June 19, 11 a.m. at United Church of Christ in Gaylord with interment in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Gaylord. Gathering of ...

Orlando “Lindy” P Meyer

LAMBERTON — Orlando “Lindy” P Meyer, age 93, of Lamberton, MN died on June 11, 2019, at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm, MN. Visitation will be on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Sturm Funeral Home in Lamberton and will continue on Saturday from 10:00 am until ...

Ralph Joseph Teynor

Ralph J. Teynor, 94, died peacefully on May 4th in Albany, Oregon.  Funeral arrangements were coordinated by Eric his son, and caregiver for several years. Ralph is survived by his sons Eric and Kent, and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Jean ...

Sylvester A. Sprenger

NEW ULM — Sylvester A. Sprenger, age 85, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. A private burial will be held in the New Ulm City Cemetery. To leave an online condolence for the family, or to sign the guestbook, please visit: ...

Donna Mae Kollmann

COURTLAND — Donna Mae Kollmann, 81, died on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 17, at the Courtland Evangelical Lutheran Church in Courtland. Burial will follow in the Courtland Evangelical Lutheran ...

Rose M. Fromm

SLEEPY EYE — Rose M. Fromm, 76, of rural Sleepy Eye, MN died on June 10, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be on Sunday from 3 to 8 pm and Monday from 7:30 to 10am at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. There will be a Rosary at 3pm followed by a Parish Prayer Service,, Sunday at the ...

Orville W. Larson

WINTHROP — Orville W. Larson, age 98 of Winthrop, died Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at Oak Terrace Health Care in Gaylord. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019 at First Lutheran Church in Winthrop. Pastor Heidi Hagstrom will officiate, and burial will follow in the ...

Nicole Marie “Nikki” (Forstner) Rodriguez

ST. JAMES — Nicole Marie “Nikki” (Forstner) Rodriguez, 39, of Saint James, formerly of Madelia, died on June 4, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Visitation will be on Thursday, June 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church-Madelia. Service will be held at the ...

Orlando P. Meyer

LAMBERTON — Orlando P. Meyer, 93, of Lamberton, died on June 11, 2019, at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Visitation will be on Friday, June 14, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home in Lamberton and on Saturday from 10 until 11 a.m. at the Zion Lutheran Church in ...

Rose M. Fromm

SLEEPY EYE — Rose M. Fromm, 76, of rural Sleepy Eye, died on June 10, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be on Sunday from 3 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Sleepy Eye. There will be a rosary at 3 p.m. followed by a parish prayer service Sunday at the ...

Winnifred Mae Reque

REDWOOD FALLS — Winnifred Mae Reque, 95, died on June 7, 2019, at the Sunwood Good Samaritan Center in Redwood Falls. A celebration of life will be held Tuesday, June 18, with a 9:30 visitation and 10:30 service at Gloria Dei Lutheran church in Redwood Falls. Arrangements are with ...

Donald E. Zaruba

NEW ULM — Donald E. Zaruba, age 63, of New Ulm passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the Prairie Senior Cottages. Graveside Service will be 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. Military Honors will be provided by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor ...

Bonnie Friederich Sweet

RICHMOND — Bonnie Friederich Sweet, 80, of Richmond and formerly of New Ulm died peacefully Sunday, June 2, 2019 at the home of her son Jamey (Marilyn) Sweet. Funeral service will be 11 AM Thursday, June 13, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm with Deacon Rick ...

Rose Fromm

SLEEPY EYE — Rose Fromm, 76, rural Sleepy Eye passed away at her home on Monday, June 10, 2019. Arrangements are pending at Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye.

Don Lage

NEW ULM — Don Lage, 89, of New Ulm died Thursday, June 6, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be 4 – 7 p.m. Monday, June 17, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home NORTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. A private family service will be held. Burial will follow in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery with full ...

Allen W. Affolter

NEW ULM — Allen W. Affolter, age 89, of New Ulm, died peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New ...

Beverly A. Affolter

NEW ULM — Beverly A. Affolter, age 86, of New Ulm, died peacefully on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at St. Cloud Hospital surrounded by her family. Funeral service will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Pastor Rob Gunther will ...