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Funeral notice: Arlys Honebrink, 84, of Mayer

MAYER, MN – Arlys Honebrink, 84, of Mayer, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, at New Perspective in Waconia.  Her funeral service will be Saturday, Dec. 14 at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Mayer, with interment at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Mayer.  There will be visitation Friday, Dec. 13 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church, continuing Saturday, one hour prior to the service.  Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.

Mayer City Council to approve final 2020 budget and levy

MAYER, MN – The Mayer City Council will approve the city’s final 2020 budget and levy during its Monday, Dec. 9 meeting. Other items on the agenda include audio visual equipment for the council chambers, and a closed session for the city administrator’s annual performance review.

The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at city hall.

Photo with Santa

MAYER, MN – Take your photo with Santa at the Mayer Fire Station, 400 Ash Ave. North, Saturday, Dec. 7 from 3 to 5 p.m., then attend the a tree lighting ceremony at Old School House Park (near city hall) at 5:30 p.m.

Funeral notice: Loren Splettstoeszer, 90, of Mayer

MAYER, MN – Loren Splettstoeszer, 90, of Mayer, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.  His funeral service will be Thursday, Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Mayer with interment at the church cemetery.  There will be visitation Wednesday, Dec. 4 from 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:45 p.m., at the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia. Visitation will continue Thursday at the church, one hour prior to the service.  Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.  Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia.

Win tix AND limited edition Winstock swag before Christmas!

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Funeral notice: Kevin J. Campbell, 66, of rural Mayer

MAYER, MN – Kevin J. Campbell, 66, of rural Mayer, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester. There will be a time of gathering Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, followed by inurnment at Holy Trinity Cemetery. The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family.   Online condolences may be made to