Saturday, February 27, 2021

Obituaries

Norman L. Rieck of Owatonna passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family Feb. 18, 2021.  A funeral service was held Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021 at Brick Meger Funeral Home.  Norman was born Jan. 10, 1945 in Owatonna, the son of Erick A. and Edna A. (Schroeder) Rieck.  He attended school...
Stephanie J. Miller, age 38 of Blooming Prairie, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at Methodist Hospital after a six-year battle with metastatic breast cancer. Stephanie Jean Thompson was born Oct. 24, 1982, to Marvin Jr. and Heidi (Hansen) Thompson in Owatonna. She graduated with the Class of...
Felix John Wochnick, 96 of Owatonna, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021. He was born on May 24, 1924, in Brockway Township, Stearns County, Minnesota. His parents were Anton J. and Mary (Symanietz) Wochnick. He attended rural school in Stearns County. He was the oldest of four boys and learned...
On Feb. 13, 2021, Mary Ellen (Crabtree) Lerberg of Ellendale, passed away surrounded by family at Homestead Hospice House in Owatonna. She was 76 years old. A memorial service for Mary will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021 at First Lutheran Church, Ellendale. Pastor Arne Halbakken will...
Norma Avis (Gossman) Oyloe, 87, died on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. Mass of Christian burial was at Monday, Feb. 15, 2021 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Owatonna.  She was born on Oct. 9,1933 in Cresco, Iowa to Leland and Irma (Patterson) Gossman. She graduated salutatorian from Canton (Minnesota) ...
Lois Gordon (Lofthus), age 65 of rural London died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021 at home with her family. Lois Elaine Lofthus was born Aug. 14, 1955, in Austin, to Alan and Elaine (Trihus) Lofthus. She graduated from Blooming Prairie High School and received a degree and license in cosmetology from the...
Beverly Maxine Wardal, 80, of Owatonna passed away on Dec. 19,2020. She was born on June 15, 1940 in West Concord to Arthur and Helen (Lawson) Wardal. She was baptized at Hegre Lutheran Church, West Concord on July 21, 1940 and confirmed at Faith Lutheran Church, Dodge Center on June 12, 1955. She...
Lorraine Augusta Filley was born on Aug. 3, 1936 in Mower County, just west of Austin to Raymond "Bob" Filley and Mabel DeRaad. The middle child and oldest girl, she was from a line of historically strong, independent and phenomenal women and Lorraine was not an exception. Shortly after Lorraine's...
Carol S. Haubenschild, 83, of Rochester passed away on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021. Carol was born on Sept. 10, 1937 to Lawrence and Eveline (Hopke) Lysne in Austin. She graduated from Blooming Prairie High School in 1955. She married Leo Haubenschild on June 1, 1957. Together they had three children:...
Gertrude “Gert” Halverson died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at her residence in Owatonna.  Funeral service is set for Friday, Feb. 12, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Owatonna.  A private family burial will be at Valley Grove Cemetery in Nerstrand. Friends may greet the family starting at 12:...

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