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Funeral notice: A.J. Gillet, 28, of Oconomowoc, WI

OCONOMOWOC, WI – A.J. Gillet, 28, of Oconomowoc, WI, died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.
A celebration of his life will take place at Central Park in Delano, Saturday, Sept. 29 from noon to 2 p.m. Interment will take place at the Calvary Cemetery, east side of County Road 17, Delano, at 11:30 a.m., prior to the celebration of life.

Funeral notice: Marjorie A. Anderson, 87, of Dassel

DASSEL, MN – Marjorie Ann Anderson, 87, of Dassel, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at her residence. Memorial service will be Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 11 a.m. at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Dassel, with burial of the urn at Fairview Cemetery in Willmar. There will be time to gather with the family at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel.

Funeral notice: Gladys A. Hayes, 96, of Montrose

MONTROSE, MN – Gladys Agnes Hayes, 96, of Montrose, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at the Estates of Delano. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Friday, Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delano. There will be visitation Thursday, Sept. 20 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, with a 7 p.m. prayer service. Visitation will continue Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. in the church, prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, Minnesota.

Funeral notice: Roy Strasman, 72, of Lester Prairie

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Roy Strasmann, 72, of Lester Prairie, passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. His funeral service will be Saturday, Sept. 22 at 1 p.m. at Immanual Lutheran Church, Acoma Township, with interment in Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery. There will be visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Chapel in Hutchinson.

Funeral notice: Todd Brown, 52, of Washington, formerly of Glencoe

SILVER LAKE, MN – Todd Brown, 52, of Washington, formerly of Glencoe, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 28, 2018. There will be a celebration of Todd’s life Saturday, Sept. 29 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the county park at Swan Lake, in Silver Lake.

Funeral notice: Joseph P. Swartzer, Sr., 87, of Watertown

WATERTOWN, MN – Joseph Peter Swartzer, Sr., 87, of Watertown, passed away at home with family at his side Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Thursday, Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of Czestochowa Catholic Church in rural Delano. There will be visitation Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 4-8 p.m. at the church, with a 3:30 p.m. Knights of Columbus Rosary. Visitation will continue Thursday at the church, from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the Mass. Interment with military honors will be in the church cemetery.