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Funeral notice: Florence V. Sikkila, 85, of Litchfield, formerly of Kingston

LITCHFIELD, MN – Florence Viola Sikkila, 85, of Litchfield, formerly of Kingston, passed away Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at Meeker Manor in Litchfield. Her funeral service will take place Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 11 a.m. at the Ostmark Lutheran Church in rural Watkins, followed by interment in the Redeemer Lutheran Cemetery in Kingston. There will be visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel.

Funeral notice: Margaret Corr, 67, of Annandale

ANNANDALE, MN – Margaret “Maggie” Corr, 67, of Annandale, passed away Friday, Dec. 2, 2017, at her residence. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Thursday, Dec. 14 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with interment in the church cemetery. There will be visitation at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted Wednesday, Dec. 13 from 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 5:30 p.m.; and continuing at the funeral home Thursday from 9 to 10 a.m. Memorials are preferred to Autism Allies. Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.

Funeral notice: Earl Fitzloff, 87, of Hutchinson

HUTCHINSON, MN – Earl Fitzloff, age 87, of Hutchinson (husband of Fern), passed away Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. A memorial service will take place Saturday, Dec. 9 at 1 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson, with spring interment. There will be a gathering of family and friends Friday, Dec. 8 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson, and will continue Saturday at the church, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson. Obituary and guest book information available at www.hantge.com.

Funeral notice: Arlene M. Berzins (Harwood), 78, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Arlene Marie Berzins (Harwood), 78, of Delano, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. A Celebration of Life will take place Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Island View Golf Club, 7795 County Road 30, Waconia from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to donate.cancer.org. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Funeral notice: Clarence ‘Deacon’ Bruhn, 88, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Clarence “Deacon” Bruhn, 88, of Delano, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. Funeral services will take place Monday, Dec. 11 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Delano. Interment will be in the E. Mt. Olive Cemetery in Delano. There will be visitation Sunday, Dec. 10 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the church, continuing Monday from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the services. Arrangements are with Iten Funeral Services in Delano.

Funeral notice: James A Gonsior, 82, of Delano

DELANO, MN – James A. Gonsior, 82, of Delano, formerly of Maple Plain, passed away peacefully Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Thursday, Dec. 7 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delano. There will be visitation Wednesday, Dec. 6 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano; continuing Thursday at the church from 10 to 11 a.m,. with a 9:30 a.m. KC rosary. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.