Archive for Funeral Notices

Funeral notice: Mary E. Westphal, 99, of Brainerd, formerly of Howard Lake

BRAINERD, MN – Mary Elizabeth (Berg) Westphal, 99, of Brainerd, formerly of Howard Lake, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, at Northern Lakes Senior Living in Brainerd.  Services will take place Friday, Oct. 11 at  10:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Brainerd, with visitation one hour prior to services. Memorials preferred to First Lutheran Church.  Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd.

Funeral notice: Karen Moeller, 42, of Maple Plain

MAPLE PLAIN, MN – Karen Keller Moeller, 42, of Maple Plain, took her final flight home Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, following an unexpected complication from her bravely fought battle with cancer.
Visitation will be Sunday, Oct. 6 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Maple Plain.
Funeral services will take place Monday, Oct. 7 at the First Presbyterian Church of Maple Plain, starting with a gathering at 3 p.m. The services will begin at 4 p.m., followed by a reception at Independence City Hall.
Funeral arrangements are with David Lee Funeral home of Wayzata, 1220 East Wayzata Boulevard, Wayzata 55391; (952) 473-5577. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the GoFundMe page that has been set up for Karen’s daughters, Kaily and Amelia at https://www.gofundme.com/Kaily-Amelia-Moeller.

Funeral notice: Ervin A. Wachman, 81, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Ervin A. Wachman, 81, of Delano, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Delano, with interment at the Calvary Cemetery in Delano. There will be visitation Wednesday, Oct. 2 from 4 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the Martha’s Hall of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Delano. Visitation will continue Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass.
Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Funeral notice: Mary ‘Fran’ Lupfer, 96, of Litchfield

LITCHFIELD, MN – Mary “Fran” Lupfer, 96, of Litchfield, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at the Dassel Lakeview Ranch. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Saturday, Oct. 5 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of St. Philip in Litchfield. There will be visitation Friday, Oct. 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home in Litchfield, with a Daughter of Isabella Rosary and parish prayers at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue Saturday at the church, one hour prior to the Mass.

Funeral notice: Arthur ‘Jack’ Landberg, 86, of Delano

DELANO, MN – Arthur “Jack” Landberg, 86, of Delano, formerly of Crosby, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society in Howard Lake. A memorial Mass will take place Saturday, Oct. 5 at noon at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Crosby, with visitation one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.

Funeral notice: Jo Goemer, 84, of Darwin

DARWIN, MN – Jo Goemer, 84, of Darwin, passed away Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at her home.  Her funeral service will be Saturday, Sept. 28 at 11 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson, with interment at Lake Ripley Cemetery in Litchfield.  There will be visitation Friday, Sept. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel, continuing Saturday at the church, one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home of Dassel.