Obituaries

Kenneth O. Ubel

NEW ULM — Kenneth O. Ubel, 72, of New Ulm died Monday, June 26, 2017 at Gil-Mor Manor in Morgan. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017 at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm and Pastor Jeffery Bovee will be officiating. Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. to ...

Robert D. ‘Bob’ Steffen

SANBORN — Robert Donald Steffen, 69, of rural Sanborn died Sunday, June, 25, 2017. Service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn. Interment will be at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Sanborn. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, at the ...

Benedict ‘Benny’ G. Beranek

GIBBON — Benedict “Benny” G. Beranek, 72, of Gibbon died Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 30, at St. Willibrord’s Catholic Church in Gibbon. Burial will follow in the St. Willibrord’s ...

Kenneth O. Ubel

NEW ULM — Kenneth O. Ubel, 72, of New Ulm died Monday, June 26, 2017, at Gil-Mor Manor in Morgan. Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 29, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in New Ulm. Visitation will be 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church. Arrangements are being made with the ...

Robert Donald Steffen

SANBORN — Robert Donald Steffen died on Sunday, June, 25, 2017. Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Springfield Chapel, and will continue on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Zion Lutheran Church, Sanborn. Service will be at the Zion ...

Leona A. Kuehl

ORMSBY— A Funeral Service for Leona Kuehl, 100, of Kansas City, Missouri, formerly of Ormsby, Minnesota, will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Galena Township, rural Ormsby, Minnesota with Rev. John Meyer officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery ...

Court Proceedings

Brown County Court • Kathryn M. Armstrong, 43, Fridley, was convicted of misdemeanor leaving the scene of an accident and no insurance Monday. She received a statutory stay of adjudication for fifth-degree drug possession-no small amount of marijuana. Successful probation completion will ...

Brown County Record

SPEEDING Benjamin J. Schafer, Rochester, 65/55, $125; Alycia K. Abler, Morris, $125; Isaiah Coker, Lino Lakes, 73/55, $145; Jacob M. Freitag, Maple Grove, 65/55, $125; Michael P. Hoffman, 18715 140th Ave., New Ulm, 80/55, $225; Matthew M. Dollen, 505 W. 1st St., Truman, 77/55, $155; Philip M. ...

Jane C. Peichel

SLEEPY EYE — Jane C. Peichel, age 86 of Sleepy Eye died peacefully on Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 29, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sleepy Eye. Monsignor Eugene Lozinski will ...

LaVerne M. Schugel

Age 86 of Falcon Heights passed away peacefully on June 19, 2017. Preceded in death by wife, LaDonna and parents, Anthony and Eleanor. Survived by children, Tim (Theresa), Steve (Nancy), Ann Claridge (Denny), and Mike (Jane); grandchildren, Jessica Swenson (Greg), Matt (Kacie), Tony ...

Gladys Tews

SPRINGFIELD — Gladys Tews, 85 of Springfield died Thursday, June 22, 2017, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 27 at St. John Lutheran Church in Springfield. Interment will be in the Springfield City Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. ...

Mary Aufderheide

Mary Lillian Buryk Aufderheide was born in International Falls, MN on Jan. 13, 1923 to John and Frozina Buryk, who had immigrated from what is now Ukraine. She died June 21, 2017 in Duluth. During her years at the University of Minnesota School of Nursing (1940-45), where she earned a BS/RN, ...

David R. Schrimpf

NEW ULM — David R. Schrimpf, age 69, of New Ulm, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Monsignor John A. Richter will celebrate the Mass. Burial ...

Jane C. Peichel

SLEEPY EYE — Jane C. Peichel, age 86 of Sleepy Eye died Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye. Arrangements are pending with the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home of New Ulm.

Bertha H. Altermatt

WANDA — Bertha H. Altermatt, 98 of Wanda, died Thursday, June 22, 2017, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at St. Mathias Catholic Church in Wanda and will continue on Monday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the church. Mass of ...

Ken Weber

SANBORN — Kenneth Weber of Sanborn, Minnesota, passed away at his home at the age of 80 on Thursday, June 22. Funeral services will be held June 26, 2017 at 11 am at Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn. Visitation will be from 9 – 11 am on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Zion Lutheran Church. ...

Brian Guemmer

COURTLAND — Brian Guemmer, 52, of Courtland died Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at his home. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home of New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.

Lowell Gene Johnsen

SLEEPY EYE — Lowell Gene Johnsen, 86, of Sleepy Eye, died on June 17, 2017, at Sleepy Eye Care Center. Visitation will be on Monday, June 26, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church. Service will be held at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye on Monday at 10:30 ...

David R. Schrimpf

NEW ULM — David R. Schrimpf, 69, of New Ulm, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 27, at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery, with full ...

Mavis Erickson

SPRINGFIELD — Mavis Erickson, 83, of Springfield, died on June 20, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital, in Rochester. Visitation will be on Saturday, June 24, from 8:30 am to 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Springfield. Services will be at the St. Paul Lutheran Church in ...