Robert H. Boll, age 64 of Lakefield, formerly of Verdi, passed away on Sunday, June 24 at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls,S.D.Funeral services for Bob were on Saturday, June 30 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton with Pastor Julie Anderson officiating. Burial was in Memorial Hill Cemetery in Lake Benton with military honors provided by the Lake Benton American Legion.
Visitation was 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 29 at Osterberg-Hansen Funeral Home in Lakefield. Visitation resumed on Saturday at 1 p.m. until the time of the service at Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton.
Robert Henry Boll was born on July 12, 1947 in Hendricks, the son of Fred and Alma(Gust) Boll. He grew up on a farm by Verdi and attended Verdi Public Schools. He graduated from high school in 1965. Following high school he worked in Luverne building silos for Hanson Silo Company. Bob joined the U.S. Air Force on Aug. 9, 1966; he was stationed in Germany for three years with the 7101 Material Sq. in the Supply Field. He was discharged on Aug. 7, 1970. Upon returning home he held various jobs throughout North and South Dakota and Minnesota. On July 13, 1991, he married Elaine Lillian (Casler) Batton in Worthington. They also moved to Lakefield that same year. In 1997 Bob retired from Swift Inc. inWorthingtonbecause of health issues. Robert passed away at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. on Sunday, June 24 at the age of 64 years, 11 months and 12 days.
Robert was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton where, in his younger years, he was active as an usher. He was a proud member of A.A. since Nov. 12, 1980. Bob also was a very proud member of the American Legion in Lake Benton. He enjoyed doing latchhook and putting together puzzles in his spare time. Bob always had time to visit with his family and friends and sit down for a cup of coffee.
Bob is survived by his wife of 20 years Elaine Batton-Boll of Lakefield; step-children: Lyle (Kathy) Batton of Thief River Falls and their two children Christopher and Steven Batton, Karen Christensen of Mason City, Iowa, Karla (Raymond) Swalve of Garner, Iowa and their four children Amber Jesse, Jeremy, Damian and Caleb Swalve, and Eva (Russell) Sonnabend of Northrop, and one great-granddaughter, Anastasia Jesse. Bob is also survived by a brother, Marvin (Lucy) Boll of Lake Benton; brothers-in-law Donald (Edwina) Casler of Rockford, Iowa and Richard (Marsha) Casler of Leland,Iowaand his nieces and nephews.
He was preceeded in death by his parents, an infant sister and his brother Donald Boll.
Blessed be the memory of Robert Henry Boll.Filed under Obituaries |
Funeral services were at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 25 at Christ Lutheran Church in Hendricks with Pastor Allen Molascon officiating. Visitation was 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, June 24 at Birk Funeral Home in Hendricks and resumed one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial was in the East Hendricks Cemetery with military honors by the Rueben-Hansen American Legion Post 195 of Hendricks.
August Wilhelm Hamer was born April 29, 1927 to parents Wilhelm and Marie (Kruger) Hamer in Lake Benton. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War.
August was united in marriage to Darlene Hoff on June 5, 1955 atCalvaryLutheranChurchin Hendricks, where they lived and raised their family. Darlene passed away on Jan. 18, 2002.
August enjoyed woodworking, tinkering, fishing, playing cards and volunteering. He also enjoyed coffee time with friends, traveling and going to auctions with his brother Ernie. Most important to August was his family.
August was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, the Rueben-Hansen American Legion Post 195, Kiwanis Club and the Senior Center.
Grateful for having shared his life are his children: Rick (Pam) of Hendricks, Randy of Fresno, Calif. and Carla (Mark) Solem of Fargo, N.D.; three grandchildren: Mike (Aleisha), Matt and Nick; two brothers, Earl (Shirley) Hamer of White, S.D. and Ernie (Janice) Hamer of Bruce, S.D.; one brother-in-law, Richard (Wanice) Hoff; three sisters-in-law, Donna (Eldon) Thurow, Joan (Burt) Pederson of Hendricks and Judy Hoff; special friend Florence Dorn and many nieces and nephews.
He was proceeded in death by his son Edwin Hamer; his parents Wilhelm and Marie Hamer; his wife Darlene Hamer; three brothers, Herbert J. Hamer, Sr., Carl Hamer and Bill Hamer; sister Gladys Anderson; sister-in-law Jo Ann Hamer; two brothers-in-law, Bob Hoff and Walt Anderson; three nephews, Joel Hamer, Tim Hamer and Kenny Hamer, and one niece, Lynnette Hamer.
Blessed be his memory.Filed under Obituaries |
Robert H. Boll, age 64 of Lakefield, formerly of Verdi, passed away on Sunday, June 24 at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Funeral services for Bob will be on Saturday, June 30 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton with Pastor Julie Anderson officiating.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Friday June 29 at Osterberg-Hansen Funeral Home in Lakefield. Visitation will resume on Saturday at 1 p.m. until the time of the service at Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton.Filed under Obituaries |
Funeral services for Mavis Jensen, age 79 of Tyler, were held Sunday, June 24 at 2 p.m. at Danebod Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation was Saturday from 4-7 p.m. with a prayer service at 6 p.m. at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel inTyler. Burial was at Danebod Lutheran Cemetery in Tyler.
Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler is providing the arrangements. Send on-line condolences at www. hartquistfuneral.com.
Mavis Joan Jensen was born Feb. 4, 1933 to Bjorn Garfield and Beatrice (Bjerkestrand) Johnson in Nordland Township near Minneota. On Nov. 16, 1957 Mavis married Leon Jensen in Hope Lutheran Church, Minneota. On June 19 Mavis entered Tyler Healthcare Center where, on Wednesday, June 20, she died at the age of 79 years, four months and 16 days.
Mavis is lovingly remembered by her husband Leon; her three children: Andrew, Michael and Peggy; four grandchildren; five brothers: Arlon Johnson and his wife Helen of Gary, S.D., Willis Johnson of Sioux Falls, S.D., Dorance Johnson and his wife Jackie of Wellington, Colo., Francis Johnson of Minneota and Merrill Johnson of Minneota; sister Jeanette Nelsen and her husband Lowell of Lake Benton; sisters-in-law Norma, Sue, Nancy and Ellen Johnson and many other relatives and friends.Filed under Obituaries |
Donna Carol Krick, age 73 ofBoca Raton,Fla., formerly of Lake Benton, passed away suddenly and peacefully on Monday, June 18 in her home. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at St. Genevieve Catholic Church in Lake Benton. Visitation was one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday. Interment was in Memorial Hill Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent via www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Tyler Area Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Donna was born Dec. 28, 1938 on a lakeside farm east of Lake Benton to Albert and Clara (Koehne) Petersen. She was baptized Feb. 12, 1939 and confirmed atSt. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. Donna attended Lake Benton Public School. On July 9, 1955 she was united in marriage to James Sorensen. They were blessed with two children. Donna graduated from Stewart School of Cosmetology in Sioux Falls, S.D.on May 29, 1971. She was one of the first businesswomen in Lake Benton, owning her own beauty salon. Donna married Pat (Roy) Krick on June 30, 1979 at St. Genevieve Catholic Church and welcomed Pat’s six children into her life. Donna’s salon was destroyed by fire and she changed her career to become the administrator of the Lincoln County HRA for 18 years until her retirement. Donna was a member of the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary, St. Genevieve’s CCW, former member of the Lake Benton Chamber of Commerce, mentor at LBPS and was a Sunday school and Bible school teacher. Donna was a beautiful and strong person; strong whether in coping with her failing health or her generous support and love for her family, friends and her community. She was happiest spending time with family and friends and tending to her flower gardens. She also enjoyed cooking, Christmas collectibles, antiquing, playing cards, fishing and bird watching. She moved to Boca Raton in the fall of 2009 for health reasons and became (with her dog Shelby) a central figure at the Banyan Place independent senior community.
Donna is the loving mother of Diane (Bob) Low of Oakville, Ontario, Canada, Karen (Larry) Mergener of Marine on St. Croix, Ken (Cathi) Krick of Inver Grove Heights, Mike (Karla) Krick of Marine on St. Croix, Tim (Dawn) Krick of Henderson, Nev., Jon (Leslie) Krick of New Castle, Colo. and son-in-law Bill Cheney of Sun Lake, Ariz. She is the proud grandmother of Misty, Alison, Ryan, Brad, Troy, Kellin, Boe, Brenna, Joe, Keenan, Nathan, Nick, Adam, Laura and Kara. She is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, sisters Lavonne (Lloyd) Larson of Remer and Marlys (Rudy) Imhoff of Little Fork and brothers Bill (Dorothy) Krick of Fairmont and Art (Lorraine) Krick of Omaha, Neb.. She was preceded in death by her parents Albert and Clara Petersen, husband Pat Krick, son Bryan Sorensen, daughter Margo Cheney, brother Darwin Petersen and sister Janice Johansen.
Donna will be sadly missed by her family and friends, but left us all with deeply cherished memories. May her beautiful soul rest in all the peace she so greatly deserves.Filed under Obituaries |
Donna Krick of Lake Benton passed away Monday, June 18 in Boca Raton,Fla.
Funeral services in Lake Benton are pending at this time with the Tyler Area Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent via www.stephensfuneralservice.com.
Stephens Funeral Service – Tyler Area Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.Filed under Obituaries |
Memorial services for Robert Lavoie, age 79 of Russell, were at 3 p.m. Friday, June 1 at Grace First Parish in Russell. Visitation was one hour prior to the service. Burial was in Lakeside Cemetery, Balaton.
He died Monday, May 28 at Edgebrook Care Center in Edgerton.
Arrangements were provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel inTyler. Send on-line condolences at www.hartquistfuneral.com
Robert (Bob) Lavoie was born May 12, 1933 to Van and Lucille (LaVallie) Lavoie on their farm near Russell. Bob is lovingly remembered by his wife Aino of Edgerton; his four children: sons Jesse (and Espe) of Iona, Michael (and Jean) of Brier, Wash. and Bartley (and Waty) of Los Angeles, Calif., and daughter Leisha Lavoie of Slayton; step-children Rita (and Bob) Nesteby of Phoenix, Ariz., Lilah (and Marv) Meier of Pipestone and Peggy (and Billy) Pomranke of Mankato; six grandchildren, seven step-granchildren, five great-grandchildren and 10 step-great-grandchildren; brothers Charles (and Maxine) of Marshall, Ronnie (and Mary) of Tracy and David of Russell, and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.Filed under Obituaries |
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Dennis Wietzema, age 60 of Tyler, was Friday, May 25 at 1 p.m. at St. Dionysius Catholic Church in Tyler. Visitation was Thursday, May 24 from 4–7 p.m. with a prayer service at 6 p.m. at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler and continued one hour prior at the church. Interment was at St. Dionysius Catholic Cemetery in Tyler. He died at his home on Tuesday, May 22 inTyler. Arrangements were provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel inTyler. On-line registry and condolences may be found at www.hartquistfuneral.com.
Dennis LeRoy Wietzema was born July 30, 1951 to Sievert and Alida (Hassebroek) Wietzema in Sheldon, Iowa. Dennis died at his home on Tuesday, May 22 at the age of 60 years, nine months and 22 days.
Dennis is lovingly remembered by his wife Delores; children: Jason (and Heather) Montonye and their son Tyler of Herman, Brenda (and Robert) Baune of Fridley, Lisa Birchfield of Charlotte, N.C., Roxane (and Greg) Davis of Elk River and Darien (and Lynn) Mickelson of Jonesborough, Ark.; many grandchildren; brothers Fred (Judy) Wietzema, Harold (Alice) Witezema, Robert (Sandy) Wietzema, Daryl Wietzema, Ronald (Midge) Wietzema and Sievert (Lucy) Wietzema; sisters Lillian (Robert) Jespesen, Linda (Daniel) Joaquin, Janet (Orville) Nelson and Anna (Jim) Lampert. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, David and Ricky.Filed under Obituaries |
Funeral services for Margaret Wooge, age 81 ofTyler, are Wednesday, May 30, 2 p.m. at Danebod Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation was Tuesday, May 29 from 5-7:30 p.m. with prayer service at 7 p.m. at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel inTyler. Burial will be in Danebod Lutheran Cemetery.
She died Saturday, May 26 at Tyler Healthcare Center inTyler.
Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel inTyler. Send on-line condolences at www.hartquistfuneral.com
Margaret Jean Wooge was born Aug. 27, 1930 to Helmuth and Gertrude (Schmidt) Dahmer in Springfield. On March 28, 1954 Margaret married Loyd Wooge. On Saturday, May 26 Margaret died at Tyler Healthcare Center.
Margaret is lovingly remembered by her son Michael Wooge and his wife Kay of Florence; grandsons Derek (and Jessica) Wooge and their daughter Madalyn of Florence and Christopher Wooge of Russell, and her brother John Dahmer. She was preceded in death by her husband Loyd and her parents.Filed under Obituaries |
Dennis Wietzema, age 61 of Tyler, died Tuesday, May 22 at his home in Tyler.
Arrangements are pending with Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. On-line registry and complete service details will be at www.hartquistfuneral.com.Filed under Obituaries |