Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Gerald “Gerry” Zenzen was born on February 28, 1939, to Clara (Dehmer) and Richard Zenzen. He would be the 3rd of 6 children. He grew up on a farm in Elrosa. He often told stories of the farm: working with teams of horses, sleeping in the hay loft, and doing chores. He completed school throu…

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Gregory D. “Greg” Lehner, age 73 of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at his home in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. A celebration of life will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 21 at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Sauk Centre with a p…

Roger Michael Baas was born on October 12, 1957 to Eino and Luella (Dittmann) in Parkers Prairie. He passed away on July 7, 2021. Roger graduated from Parkers Prairie High School in 1975. After graduation he worked at B&J’s Auto for his brother, Bob, for many years. In 1981 he then moved…

Celebration(s) of the life of Gerald “Butch” Gruber will be held on August 8th at the Padua (MN) Pub and on September 19th at the Kraus Hartig VFW in Spring Lake Park, MN; 1:00 to 5:00 PM; Special remembrances at 2:00 PM Gruber passed away on September 21, 2020, and is survived by siblings: …

Monday, July 19, 2021

Paul Alexander Jordan, age 90 of Montrose, MN, passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 with his family by his side. He was born on September 6, 1930 to Alexander and Katherine (Freund) Jordan in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Paul grew up in Hamel, Minnesota and graduated from Wayzata High School in …

Sunday, July 18, 2021

The family of Sharon Meyer would like to thank all family, friends and neighbors for the many acts of kindness, generosity and words of comfort. Thanks to Patton Schad Funeral Home, CentraCare and Coborns Cancer Center, doctors and nurses, Helen and volunteers who served the delicious meal. …

Kathleen was born on January 27, 1943 in Melrose, Minn. to Roman and Adelinde (Terhaar) Kulzer. Kathleen moved with her parent to Sauk Centre where she shared great memories growing up on a farm with her parents and 8 other brothers and sisters. She married Richard Angus of Garfield at St. P…

Thursday, July 15, 2021
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A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at St. Mary’s Cathedral Catholic Church in St. Cloud, MN for Marlyn J. Libbesmeier, age 93 of Waite Park, MN. He died last March 23, 2020 during the Covid 19 Pandemic at Quiet Oaks Hospice House. The Rever…

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Marilyn S. Uphus, age 88 of Melrose, passed away peacefully Friday, July 9, 2021, surrounded by her family at her son and daughter-in-law’s home in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 14 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Meire Grove…

Lawrence A. “Larry” Gaebel, age 61 of Freeport, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. A private graveside service will be held at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in New Munich with Rev. Daniel Walz officiating. A public visitati…

Richard J. “Rick” Rieland, age 60 of Melrose, passed away peacefully in the presence of his wife and two daughters on Friday, July 9, 2021 at the CentraCare Care Center in Melrose, Minnesota. A Celebration of Rick’s Life will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 15 at the Patton-Schad Fun…

Alvina E. Dierkhising, age 104 of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at CentraCare – Sauk Centre Care Center in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 12 p.m. Monday, July 12 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Sauk …

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Richard passed away on June 30, 2020, but we were unable to have services at that time due to covid. We will be having funeral services for Richard Decker on July 17, 2021. Please come and show your respect for a husband, brother, father, and son that is truly missed. We will have open visit…

Jeanette Geisenhof, 89, of Long Prairie, passed away on July 5, 2021 in Long Prairie. Mass of Christian Burial for Jeanette will be held on Friday, July 16, 2021, 11 a.m. at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Long Prairie with Fr. Omar Guanchez officiating. Family and friends may call…

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Vivian H. Bertram, age 87 of Greenwald, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 6 at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Greenwald with Rev. Marvin Enneking officiating, Rev. Vince Lieser concelebrat…

Paul Kent Theisen, age 83 of Sauk Centre, died Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Fairway Pines Assisted Living in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, July 8 at St. Paul’s Church in Sauk Centre with Rev. Greg Paffel officiating. Interment will be in th…

Sunday, July 04, 2021

A Celebration of Life Memorial Mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Osakis, MN on July 16 at 11 a.m. for Frances (Terfehr) Sauer who passed away on November 14, 2020 and for Jerome (Chopper) Sauer who passed away on August 29, 2020. Lunch will follow in the church basement.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Judith “Judy” K. (Czech) Buhl, 79, of Browerville passed away surrounded by all her children at on June 26, 2021, after a long hard fought 8-year battle with cancer “Multiple Myeloma”. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday July 3, 2021, 11 a.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church …

Tuesday, June 29, 2021
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James A. “Jim” Frieler, age 71 of New Munich, passed away Thursday, June 24, 2021, at his home in New Munich, Minnesota after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease followed by a stroke. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 1 at St. Andrew’s Catholic Chu…

B. Marilyn Klukken, age 87, of Long Prairie and Osakis, passed away on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at her nephew’s home in Osakis, MN. Marilyn was born at home on May 27, 1934, to B. Elvin and Lillie (Dahl) Klukken in Osakis, MN - the second of five children. Raised on the family farm, she graduat…

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Elma ‘Kay’ Kathryn (Brendon) Cartwright, age 80, formerly from St. Louis Park, MN, died peacefully, November 20, 2020 in Glendale, AZ. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 28, 2021 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Sauk Centre with Rev. Rick Aubol officiati…

Elvera E. “Vera” Von Wahlde, age 81 of Melrose, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Monday, June 21, 2021 at the CentraCare Hospital in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 24 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grey Eagle with Rev…

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

John G. Ainali, age 81 of St. Rosa, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at the CentraCare Hospital in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on 11 a.m. Saturday, June 19 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grey Eagle with Rev. Rona…

Monday, June 21, 2021

Edwin Lunser, 91, of Long Prairie, passed away on June 18, 2021. Funeral services for Edwin will be held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 11 a.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Browerville with Pastor Kali Christensen officiating. Burial will be held at the Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery, Lo…

Sunday, June 20, 2021

We would like to send our sincerest thanks to all of those who showered us with their love and support at the passing of our beautiful Becky. We would especially like to thank the amazing LifeSource team that coordinated the organ donation process and the staff at St. Cloud Hospital. We are …

Patrick S. Stone, age 87 of Sauk Centre, passed away Saturday, June 12, 2021, at the Prairie Senior Cottages in Alexandria, Minnesota. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 19 at the United Methodist Church in Sauk Centre with Pastor Jacob Holck officiating. Interment …

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Roseann M. “Rosie” Lemley, age 69 of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 15 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose. Intermen…

Vern Beste, age 70 of Sauk Centre, went home to the Lord on June 8th at St. Cloud Hospital. His heart of gold could no longer overcome all of his medical problems. Our family was with him and the only comfort we have is after 40 years of pain there will be no more pain just peace. A Memorial…

Sunday, June 13, 2021

Kurt Johnson, age 70, of Grey Eagle passed away March 10, 2021. There will be a Celebration of Life on Friday,June 18 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Bass Lake Public Boat Landing, Grey Eagle.

Margaret Karen Strobeck, 75, Sauk Centre, died Sunday, November 1, 2020, at the CentraCare Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Long Bridge Lutheran Church in rural Sauk Centre with Rev. Steve Hilde officiating. Inurnment will…

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Jeffrey A. Ehrich, age 53, of Green Isle passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (240 Cleveland Ave) in Green Isle. Visitation held Wednesday June 9, 2021 fr…

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Mark J. Ruegemer, age 37 of Villard, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at his home near Villard, Minnesota. A Requiem Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 1 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Long Prairie…

Howard H. Carstens age 87 of Melrose, died peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, May 28, 2021 at his home in Melrose, Minnesota. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 7 at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose with Deacon Ernie Kociemba officiating. Inurnment w…

Herbert W. “Herb” Mies, age 73 of Sauk Centre, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 29, 2021 in Bagley, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 4 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Sauk Centre with Rev. Tim Wenzel officiating. Interment will be at St. Ge…

Sharon C. Arnzen, age 67 of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 28, 2021, after a long battle with cancer, at her home in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 3 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Grey Eagle with Rev…

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 4, 2021 at St. Stephen Catholic Church in St. Stephen for Carla Wolbeck, age 55 of St. Joseph, who passed away on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital. Reverend Ronald Weyrens will officiate. Interment will be private. V…

Sunday, May 30, 2021

James R. Anderson, 68 of Belgrade, died unexpectedly Thursday, May 20, 2021 at the Sanford Medical Center in Fargo. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Friday, May 28, 2021 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brooten. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., Thursday, May 27th at the Anderson Farms shop (4…

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Clarice Massmann, age 86 of Osakis passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021 at the Lakeside Lodge care facility in Osakis, MN. On December 27, 1934 a little, red haired girl was born to William and Rose (Austing) Wiechmann in St. Rosa, MN. She was baptized Clarice Bernadine. She grew up on the fa…

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
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Rev. Kenneth E. Thielman, age 92 of Melrose, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, May 21, 2021, at CentraCare-Melrose Care Center in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, May 26 at 11 a.m. at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Melros…

Sharon L. Meyer, age 62 of Melrose, passed away after a short but courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, May 27 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose with…

Raymond J. “Ray” Funk, age 95 of New Munich, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at the Mother of Mercy Nursing Home in Albany, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, May 27 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in New M…

Monday, May 24, 2021

Ray Kraemer, age 88 of Osakis, passed into the glory of Heaven early Friday, May 21, 2021 from the Galeon in Osakis surrounded by his loving family. Ray Frank Kraemer was one of eight children born into the family of John and Francis (Deters) Kraemer. He was born at their farm in West Union …

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Janet E. “Jan” Notch, age 76, of Melrose, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a 20-year battle with lymphoma cancer on Friday, May 14, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 19 at St. Mary’s …

Friday, May 21, 2021

With her big, beautiful brown eyes, Rebecca “Becky” Ann began charming her family the minute she was born. She was welcomed into the family on June 22, 1988 by her parents, Jim and Lori (Roy) Quistorff and big brother, Billy. When her younger sister, Jacque was born, she became the dynamic ‘…

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Raymond R. “Ray” Ostendorf, age 78 of Melrose, just 17 days short of being 79, died peacefully, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at his home in Melrose, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on 11 a.m. Saturday, May 22 at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose…

Monday, May 10, 2021
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“Said Goodbye, turned around and you were gone…gone gone…” Theresa Ann (Klemmer) Schmiesing peacefully went home to Heaven on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at the CentraCare Care Center in Melrose, Minnesota, surrounded by her loving family. Mom faded into the setting sun as she slipped after she wo…

The world lost an amazing man early Thursday, May 6, 2021, when it was discovered that Kyle Imdieke had passed away at his home in Osakis at the age of 45 years. On May 19, 1975, Alan and Diane (Kupfer) Imdieke welcomed a new son into their family. They named him Kyle Joseph and he was born …

Dolores F. "Derry" Anderson, age 91 of Grey Eagle, formerly of Minnetonka, was called home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at the CentraCare Care Center in Melrose, Minnesota. A Celebration of Derry's life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 12, 202…

Thursday, May 06, 2021

The good Lord has received into his arms a loving soul. Virginia “Ginny” Mikkelson left this life for her new one on Monday, May 3, 2021 at the age of 74 years from her home in rural Osakis, MN with family when she passed. Virginia Lynn Schmidt was born in Pelican Rapids, MN on April 1, 1947…

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

Eugenia E. “Jean” Schulzetenberg, age 95 of Freeport, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at CentraCare – Melrose Care Center in Melrose, Minnesota. A private family Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 7 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Freeport with Rev. Daniel …

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