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Funeral notice: Georgia ‘Dot’ Berchtold, 89, formerly of Delano

DELANO, MN – Georgia ”Dot” Carolla (Bauman) Berchtold, 89, formerly of Delano,  passed away Friday, April 19, 2019, at Golden Horizon Assisted Living. There will be a memorial service Saturday, May 18 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Delano. Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association would be preferred in lieu of flowers. Arrangements are with Methven Funeral and Cremation Services of Sandstone, MN; www.methvenfuneralhome.com.

Funeral notice: David A. Anderson, 80, of Brooklyn Park, formerly of Dassel

BROOKLYN PARK, MN – David Allen Anderson,  80, of Brooklyn Park, formerly of Dassel, passed away Friday, May 3, 2019, after a courageous battle with dementia. A Celebration of David’s life will take place Monday, May 13 at 10 a.m. at Fourth Baptist Church, 900 Forestview Lane North, Plymouth, with visitation beginning at 10 a.m., prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred in David’s name to Alzheimer’s Research/Mayo Clinic at https://philanthropy.mayoclinic.org/.

Funeral notice: Violet I. Peterson, 98, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Violet Irene Peterson, 98, of Cokato, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at the Cokato Manor. Her funeral service will be Monday, May 13 at 2 p.m. at Elim Mission Church of Cokato, followed by interment in Cokato City Cemetery. There will be visitation Sunday, May 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. .at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato. The Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato is handling the arrangements; www.swansonpeterson.com.

Funeral notice: Harland J. Diers, 82, of Paynesville, formerly of Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Harland John Diers, age 82, of Paynesville, formerly of Howard Lake, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019. Funeral services will take place Friday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake, with visitation one hour prior to the services. The Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home, Howard Lake, is handling the arrangements.

Funeral notice: Stephen J. Bauman, 81, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Stephen James Bauman, age 81, of Delano, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019.  A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Friday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano. Inurnment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Delano. There will be a gathering of family and friends Thursday, May 16 from 4 to 8 p.m., in Martha’s Hall of St. Peter Catholic Church, with a 3:30 p.m. rosary service; and will continue Friday from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Funeral notice: John K. Custer, 93, of Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN – John Kenneth Custer, 93, of Howard Lake, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019, at his home. There will be a memorial service Friday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at the Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Howard Lake, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Howard Lake Cemetery.