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Friday 10/17/2014
Douglas Westerlund, 73, of Lakeland, Florida
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 4:08 pm

Douglas Westerlund

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Friday 10/10/2014
Neil Robert Tuma, 67, of Eagan
Updated: October 10, 2014 - 9:29 pm

Neil Robert Tuma

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Wednesday 10/01/2014
Harriet Lenore Kingsland Warner, 92, of Northfield
Posted: October 01, 2014 - 12:00 am

Harriet Lenore Kingsland Warner

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Friday 09/26/2014
Willaim Hangen, 83, Northfield
Updated: September 26, 2014 - 9:13 pm

William Hangen

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Tuesday 09/23/2014
Thomas Michael Berres, 62, Webster
Updated: September 23, 2014 - 5:14 pm

Thomas Michael Berres

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Friday 09/12/2014
Eugene “Gene” Schrader, 93, Northfield
Updated: September 12, 2014 - 8:26 pm

Eugene Schrader

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Lonny Vaughn Pommerening, 56, Randolph
Updated: September 12, 2014 - 8:26 pm

Lonny Vaughn Pommerening

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Tuesday 09/09/2014
Richard Cantwell, 82, of Northfield
Updated: September 09, 2014 - 10:15 pm

Richard Cantwell

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Friday 08/29/2014
Dennis Michael Sullivan, 69, of Northfield
Updated: August 30, 2014 - 12:06 am

Dennis Michael

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Tuesday 08/26/2014
Dennis Sullivan, 69, of Northfield
Updated: August 26, 2014 - 8:28 pm

Dennis Sullivan

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Friday 08/22/2014
Robert Coonley, 89, of Northfield
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 11:23 pm

Robert Coonley

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Monday 08/18/2014
Virginia Ellison, 92, Northfield
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Virginia Ellison, 92

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Lester Flom, 88, Dennison
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Lester Flom, 75

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Thomas Robert Springmeyer, 75, Elysian
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 3:10 pm

Thomas R. Springmeyer, 75

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Thursday 08/14/2014
Barbara May Fox Reynolds Wing, 89, of Fairfield Bay, Arkansas, formerly of Northfield
Updated: August 15, 2014 - 7:07 pm

Barbara May Fox Reynolds Wing

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Thursday 07/31/2014
Brett Bamonte, 44, of Northfield
Updated: August 02, 2014 - 12:04 am

Brett Bamonte, age 44 of Northfield, passed away unexpectedly on Friday morning, July 25, 2014, in Columbia Heights.

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Ronald Eckart, 80, of Northfield
Updated: August 02, 2014 - 12:04 am

Ronald Eckart, age 80 of Northfield, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at his home. Memorial Services will be held later this fall.

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Elsie Norma Filbry Hauge, 96
Updated: August 02, 2014 - 12:50 am

Elsie Norma Filbry Hauge passed away on Tuesday afternoon, July 29, 2014, at the Care Center of the Northfield Retirement Community at the age of 96.

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Thursday 07/24/2014
Joseph F Simek, 55, of Lonsdale
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 8:39 pm

Joseph F. Simek

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Alice Lary, age 96 of Brainerd
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 8:39 pm

Alice Lary

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Tuesday 07/22/2014
Maxine June Bohnhoff, 92, of New Richland
Updated: July 22, 2014 - 11:53 pm

Maxine June Bohnhoff, age 92, passed away July 17,2014 at Country Neighbors in New Richland, Minnesota.

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Thursday 07/17/2014
Francis E. Horejsi, 84, of Faribault
Updated: July 19, 2014 - 12:11 am

Francis E. Horejsi, age 84, of Faribault, MN, passed away July 15, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN following a brief illness.

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Darrell Gordon Ista, 86, of Hampton
Updated: July 19, 2014 - 12:11 am

Darrell Gordon Ista, age 86 of Hampton, died at the Northfield Hospital Long Term Care Center the morning of Saturday July 12, 2014.

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Wednesday 07/16/2014
Robert J. Thiewes, 88, of Northfield
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 12:32 am

Robert J. Thiewes, age 88 of Northfield, died on Monday, July 14, 2014 at Fairview Southdale Hospital, Edina.

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Tuesday 07/15/2014
Mark Steven Munckton, 67, of Rocky Point, NC, formerly of Northfield
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 12:32 am

Mark Steven Munckton, 67, of Rocky Point NC died July 11, 2014 at Sanford Health in Fargo, North Dakota

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Margaret Berg, 86, of Northfield
Updated: July 16, 2014 - 12:32 am

Margaret Berg died at the age of 86, on July 12, 2014 at the Three Links Care Center.

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Thursday 07/10/2014
Clement F.”Clem” Schroeder, 92, of Owatonna
Updated: July 11, 2014 - 11:05 pm

Clement F. “Clem” Schroeder, 92, of Owatonna died July 9th at Koda Living Community in Owatonna.

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Wednesday 07/09/2014
Harriet Fossum, 79, of Northfield
Updated: July 11, 2014 - 11:05 pm

Harriet Kathryn Marie Jorgensen Fossum was born October 11, 1934, in Farmington, Minnesota, to Otto and Karen Marie (Christensen) Jorgensen. She was baptized and confirmed at Farmington Lutheran Church and graduated from Farmington High School in 1952. In the Fall of ‘52 she moved to Red Wing to study nursing and become an LPN. She married Palmer A. Fossum on July 31, 1954, at Farmington Lutheran Church. Harriet and Palmer married while he was on furlough from the US Army and while he was stationed in Korea. Harriet worked as a night nurse at Sanford Hospital and also at the Northfield City Hospital. Upon his return they lived a year in Farmington until purchasing the Fossum Farm at Lonsdale. In 1964, they bought their farm East of Northfield and together they farmed, milked cows and raised their family. After the kids were grown she worked for 10 years at Three Links Nursing Home and several years at the Northfield Retirement Center. Palmer passed away on December 14, 2007. Harriet remained on the farm until moving to the Three Links Campus in Northfield in the Fall of 2011.

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Tuesday 07/08/2014
Harriet Fossum, 79, of Northfield
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:51 am

Harriet Fossum, age 79 of Northfield passed away on Tuesday afternoon, July 8, 2014, at Three Links Care Center in Northfield at the age of 79.

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Dixon Bond, 77, of Northfield
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:36 am

Dixon Bond, age 77 of Northfield, passed away suddenly at his home Monday, June 30, 2014. Funeral Services will be 11:00 am Monday, July 14th at the First United Church of Christ in Northfield with burial at Oaklawn Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-5:00 pm Sunday, July 13th at the Bierman Funeral Home in Northfield and at the Church on Monday 1 hour prior to Services.

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Edwin H. Wingate, 81, of Northfield
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:51 am

Edwin H. Wingate died in Northfield on July 6, of pancreatic cancer. He was 81.

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Eric Busch, 23, of Northfield
Posted: July 08, 2014 - 9:19 am

Eric Busch, age 23 of rural Northfield, passed away unexpectedly at his home Friday, July 4, 2014. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am Thursday, July 10th at the Church of St Dominic in Northfield with burial at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7:00 pm Wednesday, July 9th at the Bierman Funeral Home in Northfield and at the Church on Thursday 1 hour prior to Services.

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Monday 07/07/2014
Nancy Janke, 78, of Faribault
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:51 am

Nancy Janke, age 78, of Faribault, died July 2, 2014 at St. Lucas Care Center, Faribault.

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Jack Frederick Haas, age 93 of Northfield,
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:36 am

Jack Frederick Haas was born March 18, 1921, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to Jacob and Mathilde (Kaechele) Haas. He was raised in St. Paul and worked with his father at their shoe store downtown. He graduated from Washington High School in 1939 and moved to Chicago to attend podiatry school. He joined the US Army Air Corps in November 1942 and served in the South Pacific. Following his Honorable Discharge in January 1946, he returned to St. Paul and enrolled at the University of Minnesota under the GI Bill. He married Rosemary Catherine Meier on September 4, 1948, at St. Columba Catholic Church in St. Paul. After marriage they made their home in St. Paul while Jack continued his education at the University of Minnesota Medical School. In 1953, they moved to Fairfax, Minnesota, where he began his medical career. They moved to Northfield in 1958 and Jack continue his medical practice with Stanley Kucera and George Rysgaard. In the early 1970’s, along with partner George Rysgaard, they founded the Northfield Medical Clinic. Jack retired from general practice in December 1985 after 27 years of caring for Northfield families and delivering over 2000 babies.

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Norman “Shorty” and Geneva “Neva” Scott, 78 and 79, of Cannon Falls
Updated: July 09, 2014 - 12:51 am

Norman “Shorty” and Geneva “Neva” Scott of Cannon Falls, died as a result of a car accident in Cannon Falls on Friday, July 4, 2014.

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Friday 07/04/2014
Yvonne Bottem Jorgenson, 79, of Northfield
Updated: July 05, 2014 - 12:27 am

Yvonne Bottem Jorgenson was born April 30, 1935, in St. James, Minnesota, to Ted and Anna (Henderson) Bottem.

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Thursday 07/03/2014
Richard J. Frana, 82, of Eagle Rock, Missouri
Updated: July 05, 2014 - 12:27 am

Richard J. Frana, age 82, of Eagle Rock, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014, at the Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center in Cassville, with family in attendance.

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Wednesday 07/02/2014
Mikiko Anzai (Murakami) Sveinson, 81, of Ashern, Manitoba
Updated: July 05, 2014 - 12:27 am

Mikiko Anzai (Murakami) Sveinson was born July 8, 1932 in Aomori, Japan. She passed away April 17, 2014 in Ashern, Manitoba.

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Tuesday 07/01/2014
Dixon Bond, 77, of Northfield
Updated: July 01, 2014 - 8:03 pm

Dixon Bond, age 77 of Northfield, former member of the Northfield City Council and the Northfield Hospital Board, passed away suddenly at his home on June 30, 2014.

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Katharine Jensen, 84, of Northfield
Updated: July 01, 2014 - 8:03 pm

Katharine Jensen, age 84, of Northfield passed away June 29, 2014 at the Three Links Care Center. Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., July 5th at the Bierman Funeral Home with burial at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 1hour prior to Services at the Funeral Home.

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Monday 06/30/2014
Kellee Ann Mulhern, 44, of Rosemount
Updated: July 01, 2014 - 8:03 pm

Kellee Ann Mulhern, age 44 of Rosemount passed away peacefully at her home on June 28, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Matthew; children: Kylie and Kassidy Jackson; parents, Robert and Ann Knutson; sister, Karin Ruchie (Tim Davisson); also by other relatives and many friends. Funeral Service, 11am Thursday, July 3, 2014 at River Valley Church (14898 Energy Way) Apple Valley. Visitation from 5-8pm Wednesday at White Funeral Home (14560 Pennock Ave) Apple Valley, and one hour prior to the service at church. White Funeral Home, Apple Valley 952 432 2001 www.whitefuneralhomes.com

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Richard J. Frana, 82, of Eagle Rock, Missouri
Updated: July 01, 2014 - 8:03 pm

Richard J. Frana, age 82, of Eagle Rock, Missouri, passed away on June 26, 2014, at the Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center in Cassville with family in attendance.

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Friday 06/27/2014
Martha K. Rholl, 94, of Northfield
Updated: June 27, 2014 - 11:20 pm

Martha K. Rholl passed away June 23, one day and 94 years after her birth. She was the daughter of Arthur and Elizabeth (Sharvy) Kreitter. Raised in Minneapolis she was married to Vernon O. Rholl from 1944 until his death in 1994. By then they had retired to AZ where they lived for 29 years. Martha moved to Northfield, MN in 2004 for the remainder of her years.

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Justin K. Lemke, 85, of Northfield
Updated: June 30, 2014 - 8:30 am

Justin K. Lemke, a 26-year resident of Northfield, passed away Friday morning, June 20th at the age of 85. Justin and his wife Beatrice moved from Rochester to Northfield in 1988, where Justin commuted several years to Rochester before retiring in Northfield in the early 1990’s.

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Tuesday 06/24/2014
Bruce Wayne Peterson, 61, of Northfield
Updated: June 25, 2014 - 4:13 pm

Bruce Wayne Peterson, age 61 of Northfield, passed away June 22, 2014 after a courageous battle with brain cancer.

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Jorge Leal, 74, of Titusville, Florida (formerly of Northfield)
Posted: June 24, 2014 - 11:58 am

Jorge Leal, 74, of Titusville (formerly of Northfield) passed away on May 27, 2014.

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Julie Arndt, 66, of Northfield
Updated: June 24, 2014 - 10:23 pm

Julie Arndt, 66, of Northfield, passed away June 20, 2014 at her home under the care of Northfield Hospice. Funeral Services will be Friday, June 27 at 3:00 at Laura Baker Services Association.

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Monday 06/23/2014
Elsie Agnes Kuchinka, 88, of Lonsdale
Updated: June 24, 2014 - 10:23 pm

Elsie Agnes Kuchinka, 88, from Lonsdale, passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at The Villages of Lonsdale in Lonsdale. Visitation will be on Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Shieldsville. Mass of Christian burial will be held also on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Burial will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Shieldsville.

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Thursday 06/19/2014
John P. “Phil” Anderson, 73, of Faribault, formerly of Northfield
Updated: June 20, 2014 - 11:04 pm

John P. “Phil” Anderson, age 73 of Faribault, formerly of Northfield, passed away December 7, 2013, at the Faribault Care Center.

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Generva Annetta “Genny” Pelach, of Northfield
Updated: June 20, 2014 - 11:04 pm

Following a brief illness, Generva Annetta “Genny” Pelach passed away with her sons by her side on June 14, 2014, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis at the age of 74.

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