Archive for Cokato

Funeral notice: Timothy G. Bartram, 71, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Timothy G.  Bartram, 71, of Cokato, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in the company of his wife, Michele at St. Cloud Hospital following a lengthy battle of complications relating to Agent Orange exposure during his service in Vietnam. Friends and family are welcome to attend a military burial ceremony of his ashes at Stockholm Township Cemetery, rural Cokato,  Saturday, June 1, at 11 a.m. (weather permitting) The family requests that in lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to your local Veterans Association.

Funeral notice: Gloria M. Wilkinson, 72, of South Carolina, formerly of Cokato

SUMTER, SC. – Gloria Mae Nyberg Wilkinson, age 72, formerly of Cokato, beloved wife of 50 years to James Wilkinson, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at her residence. There will be a funeral service Saturday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in South Carolina. The family has requested that memorials be made, in Gloria’s name, to Aldersgate UMC, 211 Alice Drive, Sumter, SC 29150. Funeral arrangements are with Bullock Funeral Home in South Carolina; guest book available at


Funeral notice: Joanne M. Peterson, 89, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Joanne Marlys Peterson, 89, of Cokato, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in St. Cloud.  Her funeral service will be Thursday, Feb.14 at 2 p.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato.  There will be visitation Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato; continuing Thursday at the church one hour prior to the service.  Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cokato and Howard Lake.

Funeral notice: Judy A. Larson, 69, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Judy Ann Larson, 69, of Cokato, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at the St. Cloud Hospital. There will be a memorial service Saturday, Jan. 19 at 11 a.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel with the Rev. Laurie O’Shea officiating.
Prior to the service, there will be a time to gather with the family, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church. The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is in charge of the memorial arrangements.

Funeral notice: Dale E. Lange, 60, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Dale Edward Lange, 60, of Cokato, passed away Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.
A memorial service will take place Sunday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Cokato. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Monticello.

Funeral notice: Mildred L. Anderson, 96, of Cokato, formerly of Dassel

COKATO, MN – Mildred Louise Anderson, 96, of Cokato, formerly of Dassel, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at the Cokato Manor. There will be a memorial service Saturday, Dec. 29 at 11 a.m. at the Elim Mission Church in Cokato, with a time to gather with the family one hour prior to the service at the church.
The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is in charge of the funeral arrangements.