40th Anniversary Gordy and Theresa (Lenneman) Berning, of Albertville are celebrating their 40th Wedding Anniversary. They were married at St. Michael Catholic Church on Nov 5, 1977. Above, the couple is pictured on their wedding day. Congratulations and love from their four children, Tom Be…

Barney and Mary (Jordan) Marquette of St. Michael are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married at St. Thomas Catholic Church on November 4, 1967. They have three daughters: Gigette Lynch, Amy Jo (Jamie) Madson and Desiree (Mitch) Flemming. They have been blessed with nin…

MAHLER 65th Wedding Anniversary Congratulations to Don and Lois Mahler of Hanover who will be celebrating their 65th Wedding Anniversary. They were married on October 24, 1952. With love from your family.

Florence “Flori” Scharber (Menart)While surrounded by loved ones, Flori Scharber, 66, of St. Michael passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on September 24, 2017 after a valiant battle with breast cancer. Her devotion to her family and her unshakeable faith in her Lord and Savior supported…

Sharon Lee Hughes, age 75 of St. Michael, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Monday, September 18, 2017.She was born May 22, 1942, the daughter of Clarence and Louise (Emmerich) Johnson.On August 12, 1989 Sharon Kelsey and Gary Hughes were united in marriage.Sharon was a faithful …

60th Anniversary Wishing a very Happy 60th Wedding Anniversary to Bob & Charlotte Kilian on September 28! With lots of love and best wishes from your 6 children and their families, including 26 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

60th AnniversaryWishing a very Happy 60th Wedding Anniversary to Bob & Charlotte Kilian on September 28!With lots of love and best wishes from your 6 children and their families, including 26 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

Rose Krause of Rockford is celebrating her 90th birthday on Oct. 1st.

Age 76, of Brooklyn Park, after a courageous battle with Lewy Body Dementia and Parkinson’s.

Elaine Joy Swanson, age 77 of Albertville, passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Lake Ridge Care Center Oasis in Buffalo.She was born April 14, 1940 in Shevlin, MN, the daughter of Maurice Gordon and Ruth Evelyn (Christianson) Anderson.Elaine graduated from Minnesota State University Mo…

Joyce Strunge, age 78, of Detroit Lakes, MN, formerly of Champlin, MN, passed away Sept. 10, 2017.

Derek A. Melichar, age 56, of Maple Grove, after a hard fought battle with cancer. He was a friend to most and loved by many.

April 11, 1929 - Aug. 12 2017Ceil was born Cecilia Terhaar, the oldest of 8 children in Pierz, MN. Speaking only German as a child, she had to learn a few English phrases to attend the one room schoolhouse near her family farm.At the age of 16, a cute boy named Oliver Kapsner from Buckman, M…

The open house to celebrate the upcoming 90th birthday of Bob Burlingame, who served the community of Maple Grove as Police Chief and Mayor, needed to be cancelled due to health reasons.Cards and notes may be sent to 21100 93rd Avenue North, Hamel, MN 55340.

Dorothy Pearl Olson, age 87 of St. Michael, passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.Born in Sturgeon Bay, WI, Dorothy would later become a long-time resident of Minnesota. Dorothy worked for Brow & Bigelow and was Director of Publications for Control Data. Over the…

Chet and Rose Latawiec of Columbus, MN and Gordy and Cheryl Dehmer of St. Michael are happy to announce the marriage of their children Emily Latawiec and Jesse Dehmer.Emily is a 2016 graduate of the University of MN in Graphic Design, and Jesse is a 2006 graduate of STMA and a Journeyman Ele…

Age 78 of St. Michael passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017.She is preceded in death by her parents, Norbert and Regina Nistler.She is survived by her husband, John Lehn; daughters, Carrie (Ken) Beaudry, Barb Lehn, Susie (Ron) Lynch, Jenny (Don) Tomann; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildr…

Vernon Donald Weiss, of Coon Rapids, MN passed away peacefully at home on August 24th, 2017.He was 85 years old.http://cremationsocietyofmn.com/obituaries/vernon-donald-weiss/

Tanya Jo Kirk and Blake Jeffrey Haliburton along with their parents, Hal and Sammi Haliburton of Zimmerman and Nikki Kirk and Randy Ivesdal of Elk River, are happy to announce that they will be joining their lives together.Blake is a 2010 graduate from Zimmerman High School. He is currently …

Arndt / Kalupa Mr. and Mrs. Scott Arndt of St. Michael, and Mr. and Mrs. Andy Kalupa of Rogers are happy to announce the marriage of their children Lucy Arndt and Aj Kalupa. A September wedding is planned.

Mr. and Mrs. Scott Arndt of St. Michael, and Mr. and Mrs. Andy Kalupa of Rogers are happy to announce the marriage of their children Lucy Arndt and Aj Kalupa. A September wedding is planned.

Sturman, Marvel C. (Haslach) age 100 of Brooklyn Park passed away peacefully August 14, 2017.Preceded in death by her husband Vernon; siblings George Haslach and Marie Berg; parents Charles and Jeanette Haslach.Survived by daughters Joanne (John) Schlegel and Jeanne (Doug) Harcleroad; 4 gran…

Clyde Thomas Martin, age 72, of St. Michael, MN passed away peacefully at his home on August 12, 2017.Clyde was born May 29, 1945 in Minneapolis, MN to Raymond O. Martin and Lydia (Reich) Martin of Greenwood. He was baptized on June 24, 1945 at Salem Lutheran Church and was confirmed on Marc…

Cecilia Marie Kapsner, age 88 of Rogers, MN passed away on August 12, 2017.

Maryann McGregor, of Maple Grove, MN was born December 13, 1945 and  passed away peacefully on June 25, 2017.Born as Sandra Kay Lindskoog, she was adopted in 1973 by Doris K. McGregor and at that time legally changed her name to Maryann. Always with a ready smile and a mischievous twinkle in…

Michael Arthur Barnard, age 29, of Bay City, MI passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep on July 28th, 2017.He was born on August 17, 1987 in St. Louis Park (Methodist Hospital) and grew up in St. Michael, MN. He graduated from High School in 2006 and had a passion for playing bo…

Frank Braun will be celebrating his 90th birthday with an open house celebration at the Osseo American Legion on Sunday, August 20 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Stephen Willard Weinand, age 63, of Swanville and formerly of Corcoran died Sunday, July 23, 2017 at The St. Cloud Hospital.He was born in Buffalo on April 7, 1954 the son of Willard E. & Vivian E. (Lucier) Weinand. Baptized on April 25, 1954. He was also instructed in the Lutheran Catec…

Allen Oscar Killmer, Sr., age 96, born December 1, 1920 in Osseo, MN to Louis Henry and Mary Jane (Dodds) Killmer, peacefully passed July 21, 2017 at Monticello Hospital’s Care Center.Allen and Nora Jeanette James, of Little Falls, were married on October 24, 1942. Nora preceded Allen in dea…

Raymond Richard Neumann, age 90, of St. Michael passed away on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at his residence.He was born on March 28, 1927 in Plymouth the son of Clem & Mary (Fries) Neumann.Ray engaged in dairy farming for many years and also was a butcher for Dehmer Meats and Lemars Meats.…

Joel Thomas Orne, age 47, raised in Maple Grove, Saint Cloud State University graduate, resided in Brooklyn Park.Senior Business Analyst employed at Ameriprise Financial Services Inc.; previously employed at Target Corporation for many years.Joel is survived by his son: Noah Bagwell; mother:…

25th AnniversaryCongrats to Ray and Bernie Neumann on Celebrating their 25th Wedding Anniversary!Please join us at an Open House on Sunday, July 30, 2017 from 1 to 4 PM at the Hanover City Hall, 11250 5th St. NE, Hanover, MN 55341.

Mark and Sue Mathewson would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Mathewson to Zach Sill, son of Douglas and Sharon Sill of Chisago City. A September wedding is being planned.

Clifford George Daleiden, 91 of St. Michael passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 2, 2017.He was born Sept. 14, 1925 the son of Meinrad “Boy” and Catherine “Kate” (Schmitz) Daleiden. He was a lifelong member of the St. Michael Catholic Church where he was baptized, made his first communion …

Helen (nee Dehn) Bongaarts, 82, of Albertville passed away on July 1, 2017.Helen was born on May 17, 1935 in Anoka to Theodore “Ted” and Eleanor (nee Barthel) Dehn.Helen was confirmed at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church in Anoka.She attended High School and completed her G.E.D. at the age of 55…

Rose Marie Cary, formerly of Elk River, is the daughter of Mary Blood and the late Charles Blood. Rose graduated on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from the Rasmussen College, Summa Cum Laude with an Associate of Science Professional Nursing degree. She will be enrolling this fall in the Bachelor of…

Wesley Dennis Sunvold, age 81, of Rogers, MN passed away on June 19, 2017. Reviewal and interment on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at Hayden Cemetery, Madison, MN. On July 7, 2017, family and friends are invited to share a light dinner at 5 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 7 p.m…

Elizabeth “Betty” Mingo, age 89 of St. Michael, passed away on June 23, 2017.Betty was born the daughter of Arthur & Katherine (Leuer) Pepin on March 11, 1928 in Minneapolis, MN.On March 3, 1945 Betty was united in marriage to Eugene Mingo at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Hamel.Betty is …

Baby girl Madeline Alice Hersey born on March 18, 2017 at 9:40 PM. Weight 6 lbs. 11ozs.Parents are Daniel and Catherine (Callahan) Hersey, and big brother Nolan (4) of Duluth, MNProud grandparents are Dennis and Sharon Callahan of St. Michael, and Pamela Hersey and the late George Franklin H…

Baby girl Madeline Alice Hersey born on March 18, 2017 at 9:40 PM. Weight 6 lbs. 11ozs.Parents are Daniel and Catherine (Callahan) Hersey, and big brother Nolan (4) of Duluth, MN. Proud grandparents are Dennis and Sharon Callahan of St. Michael, and Pamela Hersey and the late George Franklin…

Patsy Jean Pawlak, age 73, of Twin Valley, MN, formerly Dayton, MN, passed away on June 11th, 2017 at Sanford Health, Fargo, ND due to complications related to pneumonia.Patsy was born March 4th, 1944 in Ada, MN to parents Vincent and Jeanette Vigesaa. She grew up and attended school in Twin…

Genevieve Ann Campbell, age 56, left us peacefully at her home in Saint Michael, MN on Tuesday evening, May 23, 2017.

Rush, Kenneth A., age 94, of Brainerd and formerly of Osseo, passed away peacefully on June 6, 2017.WW II Veteran of the 82nd Airborne. Longtime driver for Valspar and member of the Teamsters.Preceded in death by wife Barbara Joan; son, Brian Rush; son-in-law, Patrick Hayek; brother, Gerald …

Charles G. Lymangood, age 61, of Corcoran. Born July 22, 1955 in Oak Park, IL to William R. and Lorraine Lymangood.Chuck was a child model who appeared in Montgomery Ward Christmas Catalog. He was a 1973 Graduate of Naperville Central HS (lettered in wrestling), 1977 Cum Laude Graduate SIU (…

Nordby, Sherryl J., age 63, of Maple Grove, passed away on May 14, 2017 after a valiant battle with cancer.

Robert Leonard Hilleren, age 78 of Albertville, Minnesota, passed away on May 12, 2017.Bob was born the son of Ludwig and Marvel (Lein) Nylen in Minneapolis, MN on December 25, 1938. He worked for many years as a cook at the Wayzata Legion. Bob also loved the time he was able to spend with f…

Janet Johnson Hersch, age 85, of Osseo, Minnesota, passed away May 8, 2017 surrounded by family.Preceded in death by her husband, Myron Johnson (1989); husband, Russell Hersch (2010); and sister, Mona Hawkinson.Survived by her brother, Dean Lovold (Mariette); her children, Karen (Mike), Susa…