Archive for Dassel

Funeral notice: Bonnie Kae Allrich, 68, of Dassel

DASSEL, MN – Bonnie Kae Allrich, 68, of Dassel, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at her home. A memorial service will take place Saturday, Dec. 15 at 11 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel, with interment of the urn at the Dassel Community Cemetery. There will be a time to gather with the family at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel.

Dr. Allen and Dr. Nissen to be honored at Hutchinson Health Dec. 11

SPONSORED POST — Two retiring physicians will be honored at Hutchinson Health at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11. The public is welcome to join Hutchinson Health staff in the hospital foyer as the portraits of Dr. Jim Allen and Dr. Dean Nissen are added to Hutchinson Health’s gallery of celebrated physicians.

Dr. Allen practiced at Hutchinson Health full time for 25 years before transitioning to a part-time position at the end of 2014. His recent work has been with patients in Urgent Care and the Travel Clinic.

Dr. Nissen retired from full-time work June 1 after 33 years as a family practice physician at Hutchinson Health. Now, he occasionally sees patients in Urgent Care.

Free presentation about colon cancer screening Dec. 20

SPONSORED POST — The public is welcome to attend a free presentation about the importance of colon cancer screening at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 430 5th Ave. SW in Hutchinson.

The informational session will be led by Dr. Mark Stuckey, a physician from Hutchinson Health.  Dr. Stuckey practices general family medical care, preventative medicine, endoscopic procedures, emergency medicine, and sports medicine.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), colorectal (colon) cancer is the third most common cancer in men and in women. Of cancers that affect both men and women, Of cancers that affect both men and women, it is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.

Funeral notice: Lara K. Packard, 50, of Atwater, formerly of Dassel

DASSEL, MN – Lara Kathryn Packard, 50, of Atwater, formerly of Dassel, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at her home. Her funeral service will be Friday, Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. at Lamson Evangelical Free Church in Dassel, with interment at Pioneer Cemetery, rural Dassel. There will be visitation at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel.

Funeral notice: Arlette E. Anderson, 83, of Minnetonka, formerly of Dassel

MINNETONKA, MN – Arlette Elaine Anderson, age 83, of Minnetonka, formerly of Dassel, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at her home. A memorial service will take place Saturday, Nov. 17 at 1 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson. Interment of the urn will be at Lake Arvilla Cemetery in rural Dassel. There will be a time to gather with the family one hour prior to the service. The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Funeral notice: Geraldine Thompson, 89, of Arkansas

DASSEL, MN – Geraldine (Jerry) Bernice Thompson, 89, of Bella Vista, AR, passed away surrounded by her family Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Lakeside Healthcare Center in Dassel. There will be a celebration of her life Monday, Nov. 19 at Johnson’s Funeral Home in Dassel, with a time of visitation from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by a service with Pastor Matt Miklasz officiating. Interment will be at Dassel Community Cemetery, following the service. The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is handling the arrangements.