Thursday, September 16, 2021

A Celebration of Life Service for Barb will be held on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 with Visitation beginning at 10 AM and the Service at 11 AM at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, MN. Barb was born in Minneapolis and graduated from Edina High Scho…

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

James “Jim” G. Ryan, age 83 of Prior Lake, MN, entered eternal life on September 13, 2021. All funeral events will take place on September 25, 2021 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 24425 Old Highway 13 Blvd., Jordan, MN. Visitation will begin at 9:30 am and the Mass at 11:00 am. Jim will th…

LaBeau, Vernon Jacob Jr., age 69, of Farmington, formerly of Burnsville, passed away peacefully on September 11, 2021 surrounded by the love of his family and friends. Vern is preceded in death by his parents, Vern and Shirley, and brother-in-law, Kenny Dalbec. He is survived by his beloved …

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Susan Marie Beckstrand, age 46 of Shakopee, passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021. Susie was born on January 13, 1975, in Shakopee, MN, the daughter of Thomas Hicks and Sylvia (Peters) Brown. Susie was a bright light in many people’s lives, she always knew how to put a smile on the faces …

Friday, September 10, 2021

Janet Florence Fischer, age 88, passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 25, 2021 with family by her side. She resided at Kingsley Shores Senior Community in Lakeville, Minnesota. Preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Fischer and her parents, Ernest and Frances Kreul. She is survived …

Nov. 12, 1944 - Aug. 5, 2021 Sandra JoAnne Fischer, of Lakeville, MN, passed away August 5, 2021, at age 76. Sandra was born November 12, 1944, in New Ulm, MN. Sandra is survived by Joshua Samuel Fischer, son, and Jessica Michelle Fischer, daughter. Sandra was well-respected in her community…

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

Charles A. “Chuck” Proshek, age 74, of Burnsville, MN passed away on September 2, 2021. Chuck was born October 11, 1946, to Dorothy and Louis Proshek. He was raised in LeSueur, MN and spent his 45-year career as a Quality Engineer with Lockheed Martin. Chuck always made sure that family came…

Tuesday, September 07, 2021

Gloria Jullett Mae (Spicer) Curwick passed away peacefully at Three Links Care Center on August 31, 2021. Gloria’s journey in life began in Faribault, MN born to Ida (Helland) Spicer and Cecil Spicer. Gloria came into this world a little over four pounds on August 24, 1933. In 1933, it was v…

Friday, September 03, 2021

Bruce Edward Emond “Louie” age 75 of Lakeville, passed away on August 28, 2021. Bruce was born on November 2, 1945 in Minneapolis, MN to Louis and Dorothy (Pomeroy) Emond. He was a 1963 graduate of Lakeville High School. In his younger years he liked playing softball and golf. He was a sport…

Kathryn “Sue” Kempkes, 85 of Rosemount, MN passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN surrounded by her family. Born Tuesday, January 14, 1936 in Lawton, OK, she was the daughter of the late Esca Milne and the late Kathryn Nuzman Milne. Su…

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Stephen John Pietsch, 68, died in a boating accident on July 18, 2021, doing what he loved best; fishing. He was born and raised on a dairy farm south of Farmington to Warren and Hazel Pietsch. He lived at Lake Preston, South Dakota for the past 8 years. The services for Steve will be Saturd…

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Kohlnhofer, Elvera Mollie (née Hummel), age 88 of Lakeville passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on August 21, 2021. Elvera was born in Walnut Grove, MN on October 15, 1932 to Raymond and Erna Hummel. She was as unique as her name. She was always joyful, smiling with a…

Friday, August 27, 2021

Barbara Jean (Meyers) Menough, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend died peacefully Tuesday morning, August 24, 2021, at a hospice home in Pipestone, Minnesota surrounded by the love and adoration of her family. Barb was born on September 12, 1945, in Boone,…

Of Farmington, just one day shy of 87 years, born August 23, 1934 in Keystone, SD to James and Mary Champion, passed away and went to be with the Lord, August 22, 2021. Art proudly served in the US Army during the German Occupation after the Korean war. He was a member of the Steel Workers U…

Monday, August 23, 2021

Theresa Rezac Theresa Rezac, age 58, of Lakeville, passed away Aug. 21, 2021. Arrangements by Benson & Langehough Funeral Home, (507)645-5123. www.northfieldfuneral.com

Donna Mae Pilcher, age 86 of Farmington, passed away peacefully on August 15th at the Minnesota Masonic Home in Bloomington, MN. Donna is survived by her son, Robert (Carol) Pilcher; daughter, Diane (Tim) Norstad; grandchildren, Mathew (Ellen) Pilcher, Michael (Raissa) Pilcher and Alexandria…

Janelle Streed and Anthony Green are inviting all friends and family to attend our son, Anthony James Streed’s Celebration of Life event at Buck Hill Event Center on Saturday August 28, 2021 between the hours of 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. Tony died at work on March 26, 2020, just after the govern…

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Stevens, Brian age 63 of Lakeville, passed away peacefully at his home with family at his side on August 13, 2021 after a courageous 21 month battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Brian was a 1977 graduate of New Prague High School and worked as a salesman at Boyer Trucks for 30 years. Duri…

Join us on Saturday, September 11, 2021 as we celebrate the life of Mary Kay Langager. At 9:00 am we will walk as a group from Farquar Park (13266 Pilot Knob Rd) past her old home in Apple Valley. Distance 1.2 miles. A casual memorial service will be held at Shepherd of the Valley (12650 Joh…

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

of Rosemount, passed away peacefully on August 15th at the age of 83 surrounded by her family. Born in Long Prairie, MN to George and Elizabeth Laumeyer, Dorothy moved to Minneapolis after high school where she met her husband, Joe from Farmington in 1958. Dorothy will be remembered for her …

Monday, August 16, 2021

Edward Benjamin McMenomy, 95, died peacefully of natural causes on August 5, 2021, in the company of loved ones. He was born at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Paul, on December 17, 1925, to Charles Raphael McMenomy and (Mary) Irene Gannon McMenomy. Ed was drafted into the World War II effort and…

Becker, Imelda, R., age 90 of Farmington, passed away from lung cancer on August 10, 2021. Imelda is preceded in death by her daughter, Pauline; son, James; daughter-in-law, Barb, and siblings, Ruth (George) Kummer, Gerald Becker, Maryann Becker, Ralph (Lucille) Becker, Veronica (Paul) Meyer…

Friday, August 13, 2021

David Midtvedt passed away at River Valley Care home in Live Oak, CA at the young at heart age of 74 from Alzheimer’s Dementia. He was born in Minneapolis, MN to Harold and Dolores Midtvedt. He graduated from Lakeville High School will honors, was homecoming king, a star quarterback, and lea…

Monday, August 09, 2021

Dan Schroeder, age 79 passed away on April 20, 2021 in Litchfield Park, AZ. Dan was born on March 1, 1942 to Francis “Stub” and Blandina Schroeder. He attended Farmington Public Schools, graduating in 1960. He graduated from Mankato State College with a Business and Accounting degree, workin…

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Thomas Poch of Dakota County passed away on March 15, 2020. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, August 20th, 2021. 10 AM Visitation and Honor Guard, 11 AM Service at River Valley Church, 14898 Energy Way, Apple Valley, MN 55124.

Adamich, Betty A. age 86, of Apple Valley passed away peacefully in her sleep of Alzhiemer’s on July 24, 2021. Survived and dearly missed by her loving husband of 65 years, John; daughter and best friend, Dana (Mark) Saba; daughter-in-law, Michele; grandchildren, Emily and Ben (Steph) Adamic…

Joan M. Kahl, age 82 of Farmington, passed away peacefully on July 13, 2021. Joan retired from the Farmington Schools after 37 years. She is preceded in death by parents, George and Angeline Tutewohl. Joan is survived by her husband of 44 years, Loren Kahl; sons, Kevin Stanton, Dennis Stanto…

Joseph T. Quast, age 85, of Burnsville, MN, entered eternal life on Friday, July 30, 2021, in Burnsville. Joe was born in Winsted, MN, on April 23, 1936, the son of Robert and Marie (Millerbernd) Quast. He married Joyce Bayerl on September 16, 1961 in Winsted, MN. He served in the United Sta…

Friday, July 30, 2021

Wynn R. Ostlie, age 76 of Farmington, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on July 26, 2021. Wynn was born on August 31, 1944 to Russell and Mardell Ostlie in Farmington, MN. He grew up on the farm in Lakeville and graduated from Lakeville High School in 1963, after gr…

Bill was born July 3, 1934 in Mankato, MN to Harry and Agnes Tschohl. After a full and wonderful life, Bill passed away at age 87 on July 19, 2021. Bill was the best husband, father, grandfather and friend you can imagine. His greatest joy was his family and he absolutely loved to make other…

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Billie, age 79, died July 26, 2021, surrounded by her family. She was raised in Brule, WI, a community dear to her heart and graduated from Northwestern High School in 1960. She was a long-time resident of Apple Valley, enjoyed working in the schools, being involved in the community, creatin…

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Beverly Sponheim Beverly Sponheim, age 89, of Apple Valley, formerly of Farmington, passed away July 26, 2021. Arrangements by Benson & Langehough Funeral Home, (507)645-5123. www.northfieldfuneral.com

Richard “Dick” Aire Lorentson, age 86, of Lakeville, passed away November 29, 2020. Dick graduated from Lakeville High School in 1952 and received a degree in Botany from St. Olaf College before enlisting in the Navy. After two years of active service on the U.S.S. Shangri-La, Dick proudly l…

Richard Carl Ruth known by all as “Dick”, age 79 of Apple Valley, passed away on July 21, 2021. Dick grew up in Edina and lived for more than 50 years in Apple Valley. Retired 18 years ago as a computer programmer at Unisys in Roseville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl Richard …

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Sederstrom, Stanley “Grant”, age 86, of Apple Valley, formerly of Tonka Bay MN passed away on July 11th, 2021. Survived by his loving wife, Marilynn Sederstrom; daughter Sandy Russell; son-in-law Chuck Russell; brother Paul Sederstrom; sister Pat Halversen; and 7 grandchildren (Tyrone, Bryto…

Robert Carl Larson, age 85 of Lakeville passed away on July 18, 2021 with his sons Steven and James by his side. Bob was born on February 8, 1936 to Lowell and Linnea Larson on the family farm in Grove City, MN. It was here that he honed his strong work ethic and his playful nature. Along wi…

Friday, July 16, 2021

Age 72 of Lakeville, passed away peacefully at his home with family by his side on July 11, 2021. Preceded in death daughter, Katie; parents, Harriet and John Bochek Jr.; brother-in-law, George Gates. Survived by his wife of 50 years, Mary; children, Amy (Chad) Scearcy and John IV (fiancée S…

Chad David Maatta, age 54, of Farmington, MN, passed peacefully on June 4, 2020, after a courageous battle with cancer. A time of gathering will be on Saturday, July 24, from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, with a celebration of life at 1:30 pm, followed by a light lunch, all at the Holiday Inn, 20800 K…

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Age 88 years and 362 days old passed away on July 3, 2021 on their 67th wedding anniversary. Survived by husband, Andrew; children Sue (Ron) Grouws, Nancy (Pat) Sheehan, Jeff Stanczak, David (Tammy) Stanczak; grandchildren Lauren (Ryan) Clark, Megan (Jake)Thompson, Joseph Sheehan, Dylan, Jac…

Age 84, of Apple Valley, passed away June 19, 2021. Nettie was born July 7, 1936, in Grunthal, Manitoba to Jacob and Aganetha Wiebe. Nettie graduated from Green Valley High School (Grunthal, MB) and Elim Bible College (Altona, MB). After graduating from Manitoba Teachers College (Winnipeg, M…

Died July 5, 2021 in Eagan, MN. Survived by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Private interment at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. Washburn-McReavy Bloomington Chapel 952-884-8145 Washburn-McReavy.com

Monday, July 12, 2021

Estella L. (Bunch) Helgeson of Farmington, MN, age 77, passed away on Monday, June 8, 2020, at her home with her son at her side. Estell was born September 3, 1942, in Stanton, MN, to Esthel Bunch and Lillian (Estrem) Bunch. Estell was united in marriage to Duane J. Helgeson on August 23, 19…

Friday, July 09, 2021

Dennis Lee Cardey, age 80, of Apple Valley, MN, passed away on June 28, 2021. Dennis is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Oramel; sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Pat Patzner; brother and sister-in-law, Keith and Lorraine Cardey, and brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Helen…

Doris passed away peacefully at age 95, on June 19, 2021. She was born on December 2, 1925 in Northrup, MN to Arthur and Elizabeth Grein Welker, and baptized into Christ on December 20, 1925 in Lakefield, MN. Doris went to St. Louis, MO in 1944 to train as a Registered Nurse in the U.S. Cade…

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Joanne Marie (Durand) Berres, 82 of Lakeville, MN passed away peacefully at her home and surrounded by family on April 10th, 2021. Memorial Service will be held 3 PM, Thursday, July 15, 2021 at White Funeral Home, 20134 Kenwood Tr., Lakeville. Visitation one hour prior to service. Interment,…

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

Larry Goerger, 78, of Peoria, AZ, formerly of Lakeville, MN, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Avista Senior Living in Sun City West, AZ. Memorial and Interment services are planned for Thursday, August 5th at Hosanna Church, 9600 163rd St. W., Lakeville, MN. Visitation starting at 1 p.…

Saturday, July 03, 2021

William Kenneth Almen, 85, died Monday, December 7, 2020 at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen, Texas. Bill was born January 14, 1935, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Arthur and Edith Almen. They preceded him in death along with his only brother, Robert Almen. Bill graduated from Benson High Sch…

Thursday, July 01, 2021

Eula “Jean” Schriever, age 81 of Farmington, died peacefully on Tuesday evening, June 29, 2021, at Trinity Care Center in Farmington Eula Jean, the daughter of Glen and Eula Catherine (Brockway) Bear, was born on April 27, 1940, on the family farm in Kellerton, Iowa. Following her graduation…

Keith M. Fischer, age 74 of Walker died on June 29, 2021 at his home. He was born on May 15, 1947 to Clarence and Dorothy (Doyle) Fischer. Keith graduated from Farmington High School and then served in the Army Reserve for six years. Keith entered into marriage with Cindy Rood on November 18…

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Souk Sivongsay, age 78 of Fresno, CA formerly of Burnsville, MN passed away on June 11, 2021. He is preceded in death by his parents, Phiavong and Thai; first wife, Chanthalone Sivongsay; grandson, Jahsson Cockerham; brother, Khamnouy Sivongsay, and brother-in-law, Chanbounmy Houngnakhone. S…

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In Loving Memory Glen “Bob” Polinder 5/3/36 - 12/19/14 There will always be heartache, often…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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Wednesday, June 09, 2021
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Thank you! We would like to thank all of the truly wonderful people who came out to Dakota C…

Tuesday, May 04, 2021
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Thank you! To the family and many friends of the late ALBERT ZWEBER We wish to express our s…

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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Thank You! We wish to express our sincere thank you to White Funeral Homes, in particular to…