Obituaries

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 ...

Robert S. Berg

EXCELSIOR—Robert S. Berg, 80, of Excelsior formerly of Fairfax, died Monday, June 19, 2017, at The Estates at Excelsior in Excelsior. Service will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 23, at the Hauser-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Fairfax with interment in Hauges Cemetery, Camp Township, Renville ...

David Schrimpf

NEW ULM — David Schrimpf, 69, of New Ulm died Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Arrangements are pending with Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm.

Alice M. Otto

NEW ULM — Alice M. Otto, age 101, of New Ulm died Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Funeral Service will be 2 pm on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church which can be found at 627 S Washington Street in New Ulm. Pastor ...

Cleo Marie (Volinkaty) Steinberg

MANKATO — Cleo Marie (Volinkaty) Steinberg, age 88, passed away peacefully June 18, 2017 at MCHS-Mankato surrounded by family. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 24, 2017 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Mankato. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Friday, ...

Schugel, LaVerne M.

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 ...

Floyd Russell Tungsvik

ST. PETER — Floyd Russell Tungsvik, 95, of St. Peter, died Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the Benedictine Court in St. Peter. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 23, at the Norseland Lutheran Church, rural St. Peter. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the start of the service at the ...

Robert S. Berg

EXCELSIOR — Robert S. Berg, age 80, of Excelsior formerly of Fairfax passed away Monday, June 19, 2017, at The Estates at Excelsior in Excelsior. Service will be Friday, June 23, 11 a.m. at the Hauser-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Fairfax with interment in Hauges Cemetery, Camp Township, ...

Stanley Robert McCone

SANBORN — Stanley Robert McCone, age 72, of Sanborn, MN died on June 16, 2017, at Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield, MN. Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Chapel of the Good Shepherd, St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield, MN and will ...

George Henry Habeck

NEW ULM — George Henry Habeck, age 85, formerly of Worthington, MN, departed this life on June 17, 2017 at home in New Ulm surrounded by family. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Benson Funeral Home, 1225 Ryan’s Road, Worthington, MN ...

Arlene Hildebrandt

GAYLORD—Arlene Hildebrandt, 83, of Gaylord died on Friday, June 16, 2017, at her home in rural Gaylord. Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gaylord with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements are with the Egesdal Funeral Home in ...

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, 2017 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 ...

Alice M. Otto

NEW ULM — Alice M. Otto, 101, of New Ulm died Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Service will be 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, at the St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in the St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be 12-2 ...

Walter E. Pehling

NEW ULM — Walter E. Pehling, age 93, of New Ulm, died Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Ridgeway on German in New Ulm. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Courtland with Pastor Wayne Bernau officiating. Burial will follow in the church ...

Stanley McCone

SANBORN — Stanley McCone, 72, of Sanborn, died on June 16, 2017, at Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield, MN. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21, at the Chapel of the Good Shepherd, St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield and 9-10 a.m. on Thursday at the Springfield Area ...