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Funeral notice: Heather Jean Wisuri, 3 days, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Heather Jean Wisuri, born March 16, 2017, to Derek and Debra (Byykkonen) Wisuri, passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017, at Children’s United Hospital of St. Paul. Her funeral service will take place Friday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at Cokato Laestadian Lutheran Church, with visitation beginning at noon at the church. Interment will be at Cokato Finnish Cemetery. Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Cokato;www.swansonpeterson.com.

Funeral notice: Mary Ann Johnson, 94, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Mary Ann Johnson, 94, of Cokato, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at Centra Care Health Center of Monticello. A Celebration of Life service will take place Friday, March 24 at 10 a.m. at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato. There will be visitation Thursday, March 23 at the church from 5 to 8 p.m.; and continuing Friday one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Cokato Lutheran Church Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato; www.swansonpeterson.com.

Funeral notice: Norma L. Leaf, 91, of Watertown

WATERTOWN, MN – Norma L. Leaf, 91, of Watertown, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at the Elim Home in Watertown. A memorial service will take place Friday, March 24 at 11 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Watertown. There will be a gathering of family and friends from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the service. Inurnment will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements are with the Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.

No bingo or meat raffles at Howard Lake Legion Sunday

Due to an unexpected private event, the Howard Lake Legion has cancelled bingo and meat raffles for Sunday, March 26.

Funeral notice: Evelyn Grosshuesch, 96, of Watertown

WATERTOWN, MN – Evelyn S. Grosshuesch, 96, of Watertown, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Elim Home in Watertown.
Her funeral service will be Sunday, March 26 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Watertown with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment at St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery in Watertown. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia.

Funeral notice: Dorothy LaMott, 88, of Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE, MN – Dorothy LaMott, 88, of Silver Lake, wife of Ed LaMott, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at Cedar Crest of Silver Lake. Funeral service will be Saturday, March 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winsted, with interment at Holy Family Cemetery in Silver Lake. There will be visitation at the Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake Friday, March 24 from 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Further visitation will be at the church Saturday, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Maresh Funeral Home of Silver Lake.