Obituaries

Eleanore Balko

REDWOOD FALLS — Services for Eleanore “Ellie” Balko, 76, of Redwood Falls will be at 11 a.m. today at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church of Redwood Falls, with burial at a later date. Visitation will be from 9:30-11 a.m. at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls.

Rick Giles

PAYNESVILLE — Services celebrating the life of Rick T. Giles, 55, of Paynesville will be at 11 a.m. today at the Paynesville Lutheran Church in Paynesville. Burial will be at a later date at the Paynesville Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. at the church.

Barry Wodtke

LAKE BENTON — Services for Barry Wodtke, 76, of Lake Benton will take place at a later date. Hartquist Funeral Home – Lake Benton Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements. He died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at the Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Maxine Mikel

MARSHALL — Services for Maxine “Max” Mikel, 91, of Marshall will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall. She died Tuesday, Nov. 27, ...

Darline Schmidt

Oct. 16, 1926 — Nov. 27, 2018 TRACY — Services for Darline Schmidt, 92, of Tracy will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Tracy Lutheran Church. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday at Tracy Area Funeral Home with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at ...

Reinhold Kehren

MARSHALL — Services for Reinhold Rudolph “Rudy” Kehren will be at 11 a.m. today at Christ Lutheran Church in Marshall with visitation at the church from 10-11 a.m.

Mera Johnson

MARSHALL — Services for Mera Luceil Johnson, 99, of Marshall, are pending at First Lutheran Church in Marshall. Burial will be in the Marshall Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall. Guest book and tribute wall available online at www.hamiltonfh.com She died ...

Julie Nielsen-Fuhrmann

Oct. 1, 1951-Nov. 24, 2018 MAPLEWOOD — Services for Julie Ann Nielsen-Fuhrmann are 11 a.m. Monday at Lutheran Church of Peace, Maplewood. Visitation one hour before service at the church. Julie died peacefully and surrounded by family Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at the University of Minnesota ...

Rick Giles

March 17, 1963-Nov. 24, 2018 PAYNESVILLE — Services celebrating the life of Rick T. Giles, 55, of Paynesville will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Paynesville Lutheran Church in Paynesville. Burial will be at a later date at the Paynesville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday ...

Geneva Zick

June 13, 1929 — Nov. 21, 2018 PIPESTONE — Services for Geneva June (Tinklenberg) Zick will be at 11 a.m. today at Living Word Lutheran Church in Marshall. Burial will be in Old Woodlawn Cemetery in Pipestone. Arrangements are with the Hartquist Funeral Home – Pipestone Chapel. ...

Frank Edmondson

COTTONWOOD — Services for Frank Herbert Edmondson, 81, of Cottonwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Christ Lutheran Church in Cottonwood. Visitation will take place one hour prior at the church. Arrangements are with the Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home. He died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 at the ...

Reinhold Kehren

April 23, 1922- Nov. 20, 2018 Reinhold Rudolph “Rudy” Kehren was called to his heavenly home on Nov. 20, 2018, at his daughter Carolyn’s home in Eureka, Missouri. He was born on April 23, 1922, in Goodhue County, Minnesota to Joseph and Hanna (Schulz) Kehren. He was baptized and ...

Carole Jordan

IVANHOE — Mass of Christian Burial for Carole Jordan, 79, of Ivanhoe, will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the St. John Cantius Catholic Church in Wilno. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in the St. John Cantius Catholic Cemetery near Wilno. ...

Reinhold Kehren

April 23, 1922- Nov. 20, 2018 Reinhold Rudolph “Rudy” Kehren was called to his heavenly home on Nov. 20, 2018, at his daughter Carolyn’s home in Eureka, Missouri. He was born on April 23, 1922, in Goodhue County, Minnesota to Joseph and Hanna (Schulz) Kehren. He was baptized and ...

Edward Van Nevel

MARSHALL — Services for Edward Van Nevel, 100, will be at 11 a.m. todayat Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home. Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery.

Verna Volk

GARY, S.D. — Services for Verna G. Volk, 89, of Gary, South Dakota will be 2 p.m. today at the First Lutheran Church is Gary, S.D. Burial will be in the Grandview Cemetery, Gary, S.D.

Jerry Varpness

NEWTON, Kan. — Services for Jerry Varpness, 69, of Newton, Kan., will be 1 p.m. Sunday at the Clarkfield Lutheran Church 1000 15th Ave. in Clarkfield.

Curtis Kuhl

SLAYTON — Services for Curtis Roy Kuhl, 55, of Slayton will be at 1 p.m. today at the First Reformed Church in Slayton. Visitation will be from noon-1 p.m. at the church. Burial is at the Slayton Memorial Gardens.

Conrad Doom

CANBY — Services for Conrad Doom, 56, of Canby, will be 10:30 a.m. today at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Canby. Burial will be at St. Paul’s Cemetery, rural Canby.

Evelyn Ankrum Herder

SLAYTON — Services for Evelyn Ankrum Herder, 95, formerly of Slayton and Tracy, will be at 10:30 a.m. today at Christ Lutheran Church in Slayton. Burial will follow at Willow Lake Cemetery near Currie.