Martha “Martie” Elizabeth Wendolek, age 73, of Silver Lake, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at Hutchinson Hospital, surrounded by family. Visitation will take place Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake. A memorial Mass of Christian burial will take place Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 12:30 p.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake.
Nancy Frances (Wanous) Hahn, age 72, passed away Sept. 26, 2020. A visitation will take place Thursday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m. with a memorial service starting at 7 p.m. at the Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake. Online condolences for the funeral home may be directed towww.mareshfuneralhome.com
David “Dave” William Helmbrecht, age 73, of Delano, passed away Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, after a hard fought battle with cancer, surrounded by his family. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private memorial Mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 9, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano. Inurnment with Military Honors will take place immediately following the service in Calvary Cemetery in Delano. A public outdoor celebration of life with a catered luncheon will then take place from 1 to 5 p.m. at son, Tom and Heather Helmbrecht’s residence, 1935 55th St. SW, Montrose. Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home of Delano.
Joseph Mark “Semi” Seemann, age 55, of Dassel, died Friday, June 20, 2020, at the Augustana Lakeside Health Care Center of Dassel. A celebration of Joseph’s life will take place Saturday, Oct. 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel. The interment of the urn took place at the St. John’s of New Rome Cemetery in Sibley County. The family asks that all who wish to attend wear a mask and use social distancing to protect one another.
Ronald Julius Schauer, age 69, of Winsted, passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. Funeral service will take place Thursday, Oct. 1, at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winsted, with interment at the Winsted Public Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the church Thursday, Oct. 1, beginning at 9 a.m.
Ryan Erin Painschab, age 27, of Apple Valley and Winsted, passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. A Mass of Christian burial will take place Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly, with burial with Military Honors to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Waverly. Visitations will take place at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted Monday, Oct 5, from 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue at the funeral home Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 9 a.m.