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Funeral notice: James G. Burkett, 84, of Winsted, formerly of Waverly

WINSTED, MN – James Glenn Burkett, 84, of Winsted, formerly of Waverly, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted. A memorial service will take place Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m. at St. James Lutheran Church of Howard Lake. There will be visitation Monday, Nov. 11 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Howard Lake; continuing Tuesday at the church, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Service Howard Lake and Cokato, Minnesota; www.swansonpeterson.com.

Funeral notice: Evelyn D. Isaacson, 98, of Dassel

DASSEL, MN – Evelyn Doris Isaacson, 98, of Dassel, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at the Augustana Lakeside Health Care Center of Dassel.  A memorial service will take place Sunday, Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel. There will be a fellowship time with the family at the church, following the service. The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is in charge of the memorial arrangements.

Funeral notice: Nels M. Kotila, 43, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Nels Mark Kotila, 43, of Cokato, was called suddenly to his Heavenly home Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, while he was in the field doing the work he loved. His funeral service will take place Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 11 a.m. at the Cokato Laestadian Lutheran Church. There is visitation Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the church, with a 7 p.m. prayer service; continuing Wednesday one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato; www.swansonpeterson.com.

 

Funeral notice: Russell K. Gruenhagen, 65, of Howard Lake

 HOWARD LAKE, MN – Russell Kenneth Gruenhagen, 65, of Howard Lake, passed away Monday, Oct. 28, 2019. There will be a memorial service Saturday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Howard Lake,  with visitation one hour prior to the services.

Funeral notice: Ernie R. Michaelis, 87, of Glencoe

GLENCOE, MN – Ernie R. Michaelis, 87, of Glencoe, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson.  There will be a memorial service Saturday, Nov. 9 at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Helen Township, rural Glencoe, with interment following in the church cemetery.  A gathering of family and friends will precede the service at the church, from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Funeral notice: George E. Fake, Jr., 72, of Delano

DELANO, MN – George Edward Fake, Jr., age 72, of Delano, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, with his family by his side. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Monday, Nov. 4 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Delano. There will be visitation Sunday, Nov. 3 from 4 to 8 p.m.,   continuing Monday, from 10 to 11 a.m., all in Martha’s Hall of St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.