Archive for Funeral Notices

Funeral notice: Evelyn Strei, 96, of Lester Prairie

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Evelyn Strei, age 96, of Lester Prairie, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care in Glencoe. Funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 29 at 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie, with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday, from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service. Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.

Funeral notice: Robert Bergstrom, 74, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Robert Winston Bergstrom, age 74, of Cokato, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 29 at 11 a.m. at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato, with visitation at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cokato.

Funeral notice: Rolland Miller Jr. (JR), 56, of Glencoe

GLENCOE, MN – Rolland M. Miller Jr. (JR), 56, of Glencoe, passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, after a brief battle with kidney cancer. Memorial services will take place Saturday, Aug. 29 at 11:30 a.m. at River of Life Christian Church in Winsted. To celebrate Rolland’s joyous spirit, his family asks that you wear bright colors to the service; JR’s favorite color was blue. In lieu of flowers, memmorial contributions may be made to his children at a Paypal link located at http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/jrmiller. The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is handling the arrangements.

Funeral notice: Orvella Doering, 86, of Howard Lake

HOWARD LAKE, MN – Orvella Ann Doering, 86, of Howard Lake, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Care Center in Howard Lake. A celebration of Orvella’s life will take place Saturday, Aug. 29 at 1 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake. There will be a time of gathering Friday, Aug. 28 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Howard Lake. Visitation will continue Saturday one hour prior to the services at the church.The family requests memorials to St James Lutheran in lieu of flowers. Arrangements are being handled by Swanson Peterson Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Howard Lake,www.swansonpeterson.com.

Funeral notice: Doris M. Young, 95, of Cokato

COKATO, MN – Doris Marion Young, age 95, of Cokato, went to be with the Lord Friday, Aug 14, 2015. A memorial service is planned Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 2 p.m. at Elim Mission Church of Cokato, followed by interment in the Cokato City Cemetery. There will be visitation Monday, Aug. 31 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Cokato; and Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with the Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato.

Funeral notice: James M. Oeffling, 76, of Loretto

LORETTO, MN – James M. Oeffling, 76, of Loretto, passed away Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, surrounded by his family. Mass of Christian Burial will take place Friday, Aug. 21 at 11 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto, followed by interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 20 from 4-8 p.m. at Martha’s Hall of St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano; and will continue Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto, prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.