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Richard H. Michaelis, 82

Richard H. Michaelis, 82

Richard “Richie” H. Michaelis, 82, of Lake Shore, MN passed away from his courageous battle with leukemia on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Good Samaritan Village-Bethany in Brainerd, MN. Services for Richie will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Living Saviors Lutheran Church in Lake Shore, MN at 11:00AM with Pastor Richard Hans

Patricia Rohn, 79

Patricia Rohn, 79

Patricia I. ‘Patti’ Rohne, age 79 of Waseca, Minnesota, died Saturday morning August 4, 2018 at the New Richland Care Center in New Richland, Minnesota.  Patricia Irene Crandell was born November 15, 1938 in Hayfield, Minnesota to John and Irene (Freiert) Crandell.  She attended school in Hayfield, graduating from Hayfield High School in 1957.  She

Doris Lorrain Loberg

Doris Lorrain Loberg

Memorial services for Doris Lorraine (Jones) Loberg of Ellendale, MN, will be held at 2:00PM Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Bonnerup Funeral Service in Albert Lea, MN. Pastor Kent Otterman will officiate. Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Interment will be in the Geneva Cemetery,

Dale A. Meldahl, 61

Dale A. Meldahl, 61

Dale A. Meldahl, 61, died Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Methodist Hospital.  The funeral service will be at 11:00 am on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Stewartville, MN. The visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 pm on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, and hour prior to the service at the

Phyllis L. Shurson, 93

Phyllis L. Shurson, 93

Phyllis Lorraine Shurson, age 93, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2018 at the New Richland Care Center. A funeral service for Phyllis will be on Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in New Richland. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church and funeral to follow at

Ilene Phelps, 84

Ilene Phelps, 84

Ilene Phelps, age 84, died Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Milwaukee, WI.  A memorial service celebrating her life will be held Sunday, July 29, at 1 p.m. at Le Sueur River Lutheran Church, New Richland, MN.  Private family interment will be at Le Sueur River Lutheran Church cemetery.   Ilene was born February 23, 1934,

Judith M. Supalla, 79

Judith M. Supalla, 79

Judith M. Supalla, age 79, peacefully passed away surrounded by family, July 4, 2018 at her home in Owatonna. Friends greeted the family from 4-7 PM Tuesday July 10, 2018 at the Brick Meger Funeral Home and one hour prior to the funeral at church.  Mass of Christian burial was Wednesday July 11, at Sacred

Finn Ellsworth, 6

Finn Ellsworth, 6

Funeral services for Finn Ellsworth will take place at 11 A.M. Friday, July 13, 2018 at Crossroads Church, 3402 Hoeger Lane, Albert Lea. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 4-7 P.M. at Bonnerup Funeral Service, 2210 E Main, Albert Lea, one hour prior to the service at church. Finn Kristofer Ellsworth, age 6, died unexpectedly

Thomas R. Thompson, 89

Thomas R. Thompson, 89

Funeral services for Thomas “Richard” R. Thompson of Albert Lea, MN, was held at 2:30 PM Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Bonnerup Funeral Service in Albert Lea. Pastor Kent Otterman officiated. Interment was in Graceland Cemetery. Military honors accorded by the Albert Lea Area Veterans Groups. Richard died July 1st, 2018 at the Prairie

Mary Lou Spurr Faldet, 91

Mary Lou Spurr Faldet, 91

A memorial service for Mary Lou Spurr Faldet will be held at 11 AM on Friday, July 20, 2018 at the First Lutheran Church in Ellendale, MN. Rev. Richard Sliper will officiate.  Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service, and burial will be in the First Lutheran Cemetery near Ellendale. Mary Lou

John Thompson, 46

John Thompson, 46

John Thompson, age 46, of New Richland and formerly of Faribault, died on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis.  A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be held at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, 139 Mercy Drive, Faribault on Monday, July 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. A memorial visitation will be one hour

Philip Evenson

Philip Evenson

Phillip Raymond Evenson, 82, of Owatonna, died Thursday, June 28, 2018 at his residence. He was born October 26, 1935 in Berlin Township, Steele County, Minnesota the son of Raymond and Gladys (Thompson) Evenson. He was baptized into the Lutheran Faith at LeSueur River Lutheran Church in New Richland and confirmed at First Lutheran Church

Russell Ditlevson, 96

Russell Ditlevson, 96

Funeral services for Russell Ditlevson, age 96 of Ellendale, MN, were held on Friday June 8, 2018 at  2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, Clarks Grove.  Pastor Jamie Cameron officiated.  Burial was at the Clarks Grove Cemetery. Visitation was one hour prior to the services at the church.   Russell died on Tuesday, June

Ruth I. Jensen, 79

Ruth I. Jensen, 79

Ruth Ione Jensen, 79, of Owatonna, died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Pleasant Manor in Faribault. Ruth was born Feb 17, 1939 in New Richland, Minnesota to Kenneth and Agnes (Wakefield) McColley. Ruth Graduated from New Richland High School in 1957.  She had her first job at Ole’s Cafe starting at age 15, making 35

Douglas E. Knudsen, 84

Douglas E. Knudsen, 84

Douglas Eugene Knudsen, 84, of Rochester, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. Doug was born to Ege and Mary Ellen (Kiley) Knudsen in Blooming Prairie, MN on August 14, 1933.  He was raised in Geneva, MN and graduated from Ellendale High School in 1951. He graduated from Mankato

Thomas M. Chicos, 53

Thomas M. Chicos, 53

Funeral services for Thomas Mark Chicos of Albert Lea, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 18, at St. Theodore Catholic Church.  The Reverend Kurt Farrell will officiate.  Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, New Richland at a later date. Visitation will be from 4-7 Sunday at Bonnerup Funeral Service, Albert Lea and

C. R. Moen Jr. (“Buzz”)

C. R. Moen Jr. (“Buzz”)

Husband, father, brother, grandfather, friend and caring, competent and recognized Financial Planner set his spirit free on June 1, 2018. Born March 30, 1940, to Clarence and Myrtle Moen in Cumberland, WI, along with twin sister, Clarice.  Together they weighed less than five pounds and were saved by a Red Wing shoe box, a warm

Kenneth. E. Korman, 95

Kenneth. E. Korman, 95

Kenneth Earl Korman, age 95 of Waseca, died on Friday, May 18, 2018 at New Richland Care Center. Born on September 23, 1922 in Vivian Township, Waseca County, Ken was the son of Elmer and Amanda (Bluhm) Korman. One month later, on October 22, 1922, he was baptized by the Rev. H.C. Mueller at St.