Archive for Dassel

Funeral notice: Thomas E. Davis, age 37, of Dassel

Thomas (Tommy) Edward Davis, age 37, died in a tragic car accident Feb. 16, 2021. A service will take place at Christ Our Light Catholic Church in Zimmerman, MN, Saturday, Feb. 27 at 2 p.m. Visitation is one hour prior to the service. A private interment will take place at a later date. Due to COVID restrictions, there will be a limit of 200 people. An audio option of the service will be available on station 90.5 FM, from the parking lot of the church. Also, a livestreaming option will begin at 1:50 p.m. and can be accessed by visiting the Christ Our Light YouTube channel at: https://youtu.be/SOMMSAFeUzI.

Funeral notice: Todd H. Johnson, age 55, of St. Cloud

Todd Harry Johnson, age 55, of St. Cloud, MN, died unexpectedly Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021, at the St. Cloud Hospital. A private family service will take place Thursday, Feb. 11 at 11:30 a.m. at the Benson Funeral Home Chapel in St. Cloud. A public visitation will take place Thursday, Feb. 11, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
While the service is private, friends are invited to join via livestream. The instructions and link can be found at the bottom of the Todd’s obituary page at www.bensonfuneralhome.com.

Funeral notice: Raymond Gustafson, age 93, of Crystal, formerly of Dassel

Raymond Kenneth Gustafson (Gus) of Crystal, formerly of the Dassel area, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2021, at age 93. A private family funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel. There will be a one-hour visitation prior to the service at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel. (For those who wish to attend the visitation or will be attending the service, mask and social distancing will be required.) Interment will take place at the Lake Arvilla Cemetery in rural Dassel at a later date.

Funeral notice: Ronald S. Nolan, age 86, of Orono, formerly of Dassel

Ronald Stephen Nolan, age 86, of Orono, formerly of Dassel, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, at the Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park. A walk-through celebration of life will take place Saturday, Feb. 6 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel.  A private memorial service will take place Sunday, Feb. 7 at 10:30 a.m. at the Lyndale Lutheran Church in Maple Plain. A private interment of the urn with military honors will take place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis on a later date. Those who wish to attend the walk-through celebration of life or the private memorial service are reminded that social distancing and a mask will be required to attend. The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is serving the family.

Funeral notice: Mary Lorence, age 88, of Orono, formerly of Dassel

Mary “Mimi” (“Chips” Elliott) Lorence, age 88, of Orono, formerly of Dassel, passed away at Trails of Orono Jan. 22, 2021. A memorial service will take place when larger gatherings are allowed. The Cremation Society of Minnesota is serving the family, 612-825-2435.

Funeral notice: Isabel Hansen, age 90, of Dassel

Isabel June Hansen, age 90, of Dassel, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at her residence.  A visitation will take place Tuesday, Jan. 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel.