Archive for Funeral Notices

Funeral notice: Wendy J. Gruenes, age 53, of Becker

Wendy J. Gruenes, age 53, of Becker, formerly of Winsted, passed away Sunday at her home, surrounded by loved ones. A small funeral Mass will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly. All are welcome for a celebration of life being planned for spring or summer 2021, whenever it is safe to gather. Obituary, guest book, and video tribute are available online at www.williamsdingmann.com.

Funeral notice: Anthony ‘Tony’ Posusta, Jr., age 91, of Silver Lake

Anthony “Tony” Posusta, Jr., age 91 of Silver Lake, passed away Nov. 30, 2020 at GlenFields Living with Care in Glencoe. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, Dec. 4 at Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake. Memorial Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake, with inurnment at Holy Family Cemetery after the Mass. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake. Online condolences for the family may be directed to www.mareshfuneralhome.com.

Funeral notice: Lidwina A. Laxen, age 95, of Winsted

Lidwina Ann Laxen, age 95, of Winsted, passed away Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, at The Gardens of Winsted. A Mass of Christian burial will take place Monday, Dec. 7 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted.

Funeral notice: Gene Stensland, age 68, of Buffalo

Gene Frederick Stensland, age 68, of Buffalo, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital after a 22-day stay due to COVID-19. A private visitation will take place. Mass of Christian burial will take place Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, with interment at St. Francis Cemetery. To view a livestreaming of the funeral Mass, go to http://www.perkinsmediagroup.com/stensland. A celebration of life is planned to take place during spring 2021.
While flowers are welcome, contributions may instead be sent to the Gene Stensland Memorial Fund at the MidCountry Bank in Buffalo, MN. The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo served the family. Online condolences can be made to www.thepetersonchapel.com.

Funeral notice: Erwin Thomas, age 97, of Hamburg

Erwin Henry Thomas, age 97, of Hamburg, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, at Glen Fields Living with Care in Glencoe. Memorials are preferred to Emanuel Lutheran Church or Mayer Lutheran High School. a memorial service will take place at a later date. Arrangements are by the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel of Norwood Young America.

Funeral notice: Lucille ‘Lucy’ Rolf, age 89, of Lester Prairie

Lucille “Lucy” V. (Ide) Rolf, age 89, of Lester Prairie, passed away Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, at Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield. A private family funeral service took place Tuesday, Dec. 1 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie, with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements were by the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel of Lester Prairie. Online obituaries and guest book available at www.mcbridechapel.com.