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Funeral notice: Timothy J. Fasching, 51, of Dassel

DASSEL, MN – Timothy J. Fasching, 51, of Dassel, died Saturday, Sept.14, 2019, at his home.
Memorial services will take place Thursday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Annandale, with visitation from  4 to 7 p.m. Committal services will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Minnesota State Veteran’s Cemetery, Little Falls.

Funeral notice: Gary M. Schauer, 70, of Winsted

WINSTED, MN – Gary Martin Schauer, 70, of Winsted, passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2019.  His funeral service will be Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 111 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Winsted, with interment at the Winsted Public Cemetery.  There will be visitation at the church Tuesday, from 9 a.m. until the time of the service.  Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.

Funeral notice: Harvey E. Grangroth, 87, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Harvey Eldon Grangroth, 87, of Cokato, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Cokato Manor in Cokato.  The funeral service will be Saturday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. at First Apostolic Lutheran Church in Cokato. There will be visitation at the church Friday, Sept. 13 from 5 to 8 p.m.; continuing Saturday, one hour prior to the service.  Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cokato and Howard Lake.

Funeral notice: Irene M. Micka, 95, of Hopkins

SILVER LAKE, MN – Irene Marion Micka, 95, of Hopkins, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019.
Her funeral service will be Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 2 p.m. at Faith Presbyterian Church in Silver Lake, with visitation beginning at noon until the time of service at the church. The Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake is handling the arrangements.

Funeral notice: Edward R. O’Connell, 85, of Waverly

WAVERLY, MN – Edward Raymond O’Connell, 85, of Waverly, passed away Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at New Perspective Assisted Living in Waconia. Visitation will take place Friday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly, followed by a funeral Mass and burial, beginning at 11 a.m.

Funeral notice: Maxine V. Schaust, 86, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Maxine V. Schaust, 86, of Delano, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, surrounded by her loving family on the family farm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano. There will be visitation Monday, Sept. 16 from 4 to 8 p.m. in St. Martha’s Hall of St. Peter Catholic Church, with a rosary service at 3:30 p.m.; and a prayer service at 7:45 p.m. Visitation will continue Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass. Interment will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Delano. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home of Delano.