Area Obituaries

Merlin Alfred Klabunde

Merlin Alfred Klabunde, age 82, of Hutchinson, passed away Monday, July 12, 2021, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Memorial service were held Friday, July 16, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church with interment in Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery. Clergy officiating was Rev. Allan Reed. Organist was Karen Buckentin. Congregational hymns…

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Leroy Setterman

LeRoy C. Setterman, age 86, of Gaylord, Minnesota, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, at Glencoe Regional Health in Glencoe, Minnesota. Funeral service will be Friday, July 30, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Gaylord with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, 2021, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00…

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Jane Hermel

Jane Hermel, 70, of Nicollet died Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Oak Terrace Assisted Living in North Mankato. Funeral service were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nicollet with Pastor Michah Plocher officiating. Burial follow ed in the church cemetery. Visitation was held at 4 – 7…

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Doris Ann Leske

Doris Ann Leske, age 77 of Winthrop, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 17, 2021 at GlenFields Living Center in Glencoe. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winthrop with Pastor Paul Meitner officiating. Burial will follow in the Winthrop Community Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour…

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Marjean Kay Larson

Marjean Kay Larson, age 78, of Alexandria and formerly of Winthrop, MN, died Saturday, July 3, 2021, in St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN. A Memorial service was held on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Marjean’s memorial service will be Live Streamed under her page on the…

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Marilyn Ahlbrecht

Marilyn Ahlbrecht, 94 of Gibbon, passed away Monday, July 5, 2021 at the Southview Living Center in Gibbon. Funeral service were held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 9th at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gibbon, with Pastor Steven Bauer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation was held from 5:00 – 7:00…

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Mary Petersen

Mary Ellen Petersen, age 83 of Gibbon, died peacefully on June 30, 2021, at Good Samaritan Society in Winthrop. Funeral Services will be at 11 am on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at St. Willibrord’s Catholic Church in Gibbon. Father Bruno Santiago will officiate, and burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from…

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Myra Bushard

Myra Dora (Piehl) Bushard, age 95, of Gibbon, MN., passed away on June 24, 2021, while visiting family in Arizona. She has joined her husband and son in Heaven. She was born May 28, 1926, to Marie & Erbin Piehl in Stewart, Minnesota. Myra graduated from Stewart High School at age 16 and attended Stevens’…

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Orlo Anderson

Orlo Justin Anderson, age 94, of Winthrop, died Friday, June 25, 2021 at the Winthrop Good Samaritan Society. Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at the First Lutheran Church in Winthrop with Pastor Erik Karlson officiating. Burial with military honors accorded by the Winthrop Honor Guard will be in the Winthrop…

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Carolyn Brethorst

Carolyn M. Brethorst, age 92, of Lafayette, passed away Friday, June 18, 2021, at Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm, Minnesota. Funeral service will be Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at the Dalin-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Winthrop with interment in the Winthrop Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June…

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