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Obituaries

Walter Carl Evers

COMFREY — Walter Carl Evers, age 87, of Comfrey, MN died on January 10, 2021, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye, MN. Visitation will be on Saturday, January 16, 2021 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the St. Paul's Catholic Church in Comfrey, MN. Due to Covid 19, visitation will ...

Robert T. Case

FAIRFAX — Robert T. Case, 93, of Fairfax, died on Friday, January 8, 2021, at his home in Fairfax. Mass of Christian burial will be Friday, January 15, 2021, 11 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Fairfax with interment in Birch Cooley Cemetery, Birch Cooley Township, Renville ...

Marilyn Briard

GAYLORD — Marilyn Briard, 76, died Monday, January 11, 2021, at Oak Terrace Health Care Center in Gaylord. Memorial service will be Saturday, January 16, 2021, 11 a.m. at Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church, Sibley Township, Sibley County. Interment will be at a later date. Gathering of ...

Lawrence “Larry” M. Hornig

NEW ULM — Lawrence “Larry” M. Hornig, age 87, of New Ulm, died Sunday, January 10, 2021 at his home. A graveside service will be 11 am on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. To leave an online condolence for his family, or to sign the guestbook, go to: ...

Elmer J. Fischer, Jr.

SLEEPY EYE — Elmer J. Fischer, Jr., 76, of Sleepy Eye, formerly of New Ulm, died on January 9, 2021, at Sleepy Eye Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with the Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye.

Shirley Ann (Nelson) Chrest

WINTHROP — Shirley Ann (Nelson) Chrest, 87 of Winthrop, MN died on January 10, 2021. Shirley was born February 28, 1933 in New Sweden township to Marvel (Brenke) Nelson and Sheldon Nelson. She attended District 6 Nicollet County country school, St. Peter High School and Gustavus ...

LENNIS “RED” ARNDT

LUVERNE — LENNIS “RED” ARNDT, age 72, of Luverne, died Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Ava’s Hospice House in Sioux Falls, SD. He was born May 1, 1948, in Springfield, MN to Edwin and Edna (Beilke) Arndt. He graduated from Springfield High School in 1966. He also attended Worthington ...

Lenore F. Krueger

SPRINGFIELD — Lenore F. Krueger, 94, of Springfield, died on January 10, 2021, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Visitation will be on Friday, January 15, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, Springfield. Service will be held at the church on Friday at 12 ...

Peggy J. Roberts

NEW ULM — Peggy J. Roberts, 95, of New Ulm, passed away peacefully at her home with her family by her side. A private memorial service will be held. She is survived by her daughter, Cleo Roberts; 8 grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren and her sisters, Betty McNall and Marilynn ...

Dr. Marvin Kahle

GAYLORD — Dr. Marvin Kahle, age 98, of Gaylord died on January 7, 2021, at Golden Hearts Living Center in Arlington. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, January 16, 2021, 11 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Gaylord with interment in the New Ulm City Cemetery in the Veterans ...

Norbert Gleisner

Norbert Gleisner, 92, of Leesburg, Florida died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020 at the Cornerstone Hospice-Mariposa in the Villages, Florida. A prayer service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm with burial in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. Visitation ...

Roman F. Guth

NEW ULM — Roman F. Guth, 91, of New Ulm, died Dec. 2, 2020 at Oak Hills Living Center. Services will be held at a later date. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is assisting the family.

Arlene Christensen

Arlene Christensen, age 96, of Sleepy Eye, formerly of rural Morgan, passed away from cancer on January 6, 2021, at Countryside Assisted Living in Sleepy Eye. Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Saturday, January 9, 2021 from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Evan with burial to follow in ...

Geis, Dorothy Cecelia Pecholt

Dorothy was born June 30, 1933 to Charles and Frances Pecholt in Sanborn, Minnesota. Dorothy epitomized hospitality and shared her talents, faithfulness and service of others throughout her life. Dorothy met the love of her life, LeRoy Geis, in Sanborn, and they married August 8, 1959, after ...

Sharon Pascher

SPRINGFIELD — Sharon Pascher, age 78, of Springfield, MN, died on January 5, 2021, at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN. Visitation will be on Monday, January 11, 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the St. Raphael Catholic Church in Springfield, MN. Due to Covid 19, visitation will be a ...

Carol May Alwin

Alwin, 90, of New Ulm, died on January 5, 2021. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2021, at the First United Methodist Church in New Ulm. A visitation will be held 10-11 a.m. on Saturday at the church prior to the service. A celebration of life will be held at a later ...

Sharon Pascher

SPRINGFIELD — Sharon Pascher, 78, of Springfield, died on January 5, 2021, at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester. Visitation will be on Monday, January 11, 2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the St. Raphael Catholic Church in Springfield, MN. Due to Covid 19, visitation will be a “walk ...

Thomas J. Wellner

NEW ULM — Thomas J. Wellner, age 78, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Orchard Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, January 7, 2021 at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Pastor Timothy Smith will officiate. Burial will follow in ...

Scott T. Wacker

NEW ULM — Scott T. Wacker, age 40, of New Ulm, died peacefully surrounded by family Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at his home. Funeral service will be 11 am on Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Christ the King in New Ulm. Pastor Timothy Anderson will officiate the service, and burial will ...

Ralph Gordon Petersen

SPRINGFIELD — Ralph Gordon Petersen, age 87, of Springfield, died on January 3, 2021, at North Memorial Medical Center in Minneapolis. Service will be held at the St. Raphael Catholic Church, Springfield, on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 1:00 pm with visitation one hour before the funeral at ...