Obituaries

Andrea Schau

Oct. 2, 1946-April 16, 2018 SIOUX RAPIDS, Iowa — Services for Andrea Kay Eaton Schau, of Sioux Rapids, Iowa will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the First Lutheran Church in Sioux Rapids. Visitation will take place from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in the Lone Tree ...

Shannon Evenson

Aug. 25, 1967-April 21, 2018 OLIVIA — Visitation for Shannon (Bodin) Evenson, 50, of rural Olivia, formerly of the Maynard/Murdock area, will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. In accordance with Shannon’s wishes, a private family service will ...

Harold Kletscher

VESTA — Services for Harold Kletscher, 84, of Vesta will be 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Vesta. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the church, with a prayer service at 7:45 p.m., and will continue one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the church. The ...

Jeannine Halgerson

Sept. 16, 1932-April 18, 2018 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Services for Jeannine L. Halgerson, 85, of Sioux Falls, S.D. will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, with burial at 2 p.m. at Arlington City Cemetery, Arlington, S.D. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Tuesday at ...

John E. Kiple III

MARSHALL — Services for John E. Kiple III, 65, of Marshall are at 11 a.m. Friday at the Leonard-Grau Funeral Home in Elgin, Iowa. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, from 10-11 a.m., at the funeral home in Elgin. Burial will follow in the Postville Cemetery in Postville, ...

Mildred Blesener

TRACY — Mass of Christian Burial for Mildred “Millie” Blesener, 97, of Gibbon and formerly of Tracy, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Burial will take ...

Gary Schaar

Feb. 8, 1940-April 19, 2018 TRACY — Services for Gary Dean Schaar, “Thunder,” 78, of Lake Florida, formerly of Tracy, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Walnut Grove. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Monday at the church. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the ...

Clarence Louwagie

COTTONWOOD — Services for Clarence Louwagie, 71, of Cottonwood, will be at 2 p.m. today at St. Clotilde Catholic Church in Green Valley. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. at the church in Green Valley. Burial will follow at St. Clotilde Catholic Cemetery in Green Valley.

Cameron Muehlbauer

Nov. 22, 2002-April 16, 2018 MARSHALL — Services for Cameron Muehlbauer, 15, of Marshall are 2 p.m. Sunday at the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall, Minnesota. Burial will follow in the Marshall Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, from 1-2 p.m., Sunday, also at the ...

Donna Faris

MINNEOTA — Services for Donna Faris, 91, of Minneota will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Fellowship Church in Minneota. A family graveside service at Memory Gardens, Rensselaer, Indiana, will take place at a later date.

Timothy Fruin

COTTONWOOD — Mass of Christian Burial for Timothy “Tim” Fruin, 65, of Cottonwood, will be at 11 a.m. today at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cottonwood. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Esther Hauswedell

TYLER — Services for Esther Hauswedell, 104, of Tyler, formerly of Arco, are at 2 p.m. today at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church.

Blanche Simpson

CLARKFIELD — Services for Blanche Simpson, 89, of Clarkfield, will be at 11 a.m. today at Clarkfield Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to services.

Lyle Nelson

DEER RIVER — Services for Lyle Howard Nelson, 63, of rural Deer River, and formerly of Westbrook, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. Sunday. Arrangements are with Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grand Rapids. ...

Forrest Wild

WILLMAR — A memorial mass and burial for Forrest D. Wild, 91, of Willmar and Tucson, Ariz., will be at 11 a.m. today in Willmar at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Frank Van Hecke Sr.

BALATON — Services for Frank Van Hecke Sr., 78, of Balaton will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday at the Life Remembrance Center in Balaton. Burial and military rites will take place at the Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Tracy at a later date. He died unexpectedly on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at ...

Robert Whitcomb

MARSHALL — Services for Dr. Robert Whitcomb, 96, of Marshall will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Christ United Presbyterian Church in Marshall. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial and military rites will follow the service at the Marshall City Cemetery. ...

John Kiple

MARSHALL — Services are pending for John E. Kiple III, 65, of Marshall. No services will be held in Minnesota. Funeral services are pending in Elgin, Iowa. Interment will be in the Postville Cemetery in Postville, Iowa. Arrangements are with the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall, Minnesota. ...

Esther Hauswedell

June 27, 1913-April 18, 2018 TYLER — Services for Esther Hannah Hauswedell, 104, of Tyler, formerly of Arco, are at 2 p.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at a later date. Arrangements are provided by ...

Amanda Hines

Oct. 6, 1922-April 18, 2018 BELVIEW — Services for Amanda Augusta Hines, 95, of Belview will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Lutheran Church in Belview with burial in the Belview Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Sunset Funeral Home in Echo and will continue one ...