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Funeral notice: Kenneth L. Skalberg, 96, of Dassel

Kenneth LeRoy Skalberg, age 96, of Dassel, died Monday, June 29, 2020, at the Lakeside Apartments in Dassel.  A private family funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. Monday, July 6, 2020, at the Church of Christ in Dassel. The interment will follow the service at the Dassel Community Cemetery with full military honors provided by the Paul F. Dille American Legion Post with a flag presentation by the US Air Force Honor Guard from the Grand Forks Air Force Base. There will be a public visitation at the Dassel Church of Christ from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, July 6, 2020.  The Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Funeral notice: Thomas Sterner Sr., 81, formerly of New Germany

Thomas Francis Sterner Sr., age 81, formerly of New Germany, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. A Mass of Christian burial will take place Friday, July 3, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Interment with military rites will take place at Holy Trinity Cemetery. A visitation will will take place Thursday, July 2, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, and Friday,  July 3 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Parish Prayers will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Funeral notice: Ronald N. Miller, age 68, of Howard Lake

Ronald Nicholas Miller, age 68, passed away at his home in Howard Lake March 28, 2020, after a courageous battle with leukemia. A graveside service will take place at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 10, 2020, with military honors at the Howard Lake City Cemetery, followed by a luncheon at South Shore Event Center (625 8th Ave. S., Howard Lake). Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Howard Lake, and Friday, July 10, 2020, from 9:30 to 10:30 at the cemetary.

Funeral notice: Jon Schwichtenberg, 86, formerly of Lester Prairie

Jon I. Schwichtenberg, age 86, of Hutchinson, formerly of Lester Prairie, passed away Friday, June 26, 2020, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie, with interment in the church cemetery. Gathering of family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Military Honors by the American Legion Ray Kirkpatrick Post 463. Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.



Funeral notice: Louise Artmann, 81, New Germany

Louise Artmann, age 81, of New Germany, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, June 18, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Winsted.  Visitation will be at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, from 4 to 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m.  Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.


Funeral notice: Judith Blazinski, 85, of Silver Lake

Judith “Judy” Blazinski, age 85, of Silver Lake, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at Hutchinson Health Hospital in Hutchinson.  A graveside funeral service will be Thursday, June 11, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at St. Adalbert Cemetery in Silver Lake. Arrangements are with the Maresh Funeral Home of Silver Lake.