Obituaries

Dorothy Anna Gransee age 87, of Sanborn, died on September 19, 2020, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield.  Visitation will be on Saturday, September 26, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Springfield.  Service will be held at the United Methodist Church in...
Gary Don Hesse, 64, of Clements, passed away on September 15, 2020 surrounded by family after a very brief battle with cancer.  Visitation was on Sunday, September 20, 2020 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the St. Johns Lutheran Church in Springfield.  Service was held at the St. Johns Lutheran...
Kerry Jenzen age 65, of Springfield, died on September 14, 2020, at Sleepy Eye Medical Center.  A private celebration of life will be held in Kerry’s honor.  Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Springfield. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com.  Kerry Jenzen...
Eileen Radtke, age 102, of Lamberton, MN died on September 14, 2020, at Valley View Manor Care Center in Lamberton.  Service was held at the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Sanborn on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.   The clergy was Chaplain Noel Wetter.  Arrangements were with the Sturm...
Frederick William von Fischer, Jr., 88, passed away September 9, 2020.  He was born September 3, 1932 to Frederick  and Martha (Bauch) von Fischer in Springfield.  He graduated from Springfield High School in 1949 and from South Dakota State University in 1955 with a pharmacy degree.  Most of his...
  Marlene “Toni” Faith Flaig, 85, passed away August 2, 2020 in Altoona, Wisconsin.  She was born March 12, 1935 to Louis and Caroline (Nelson) Blocker in Springfield.  She graduated from Springfield High School in 1953 and soon after married Gilbert “Gil” Flaig.  She worked at the Farmers and...
Mary Edith Engelen, 98, passed away at her home in Sun City Center, Florida in August 2020.  She graduated from St. Catherine’s University in 1943.  She married Ted Engelen and moved to Springfield in 1947.  Engelen was the owner of Engelen Twin City Construction (now Salonek Construction).  In...
Melvin Rudolph Stern, age 87, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 30th at home in Emily, Minnesota. Melvin was born in Springfield, Minnesota, on June 7, 1933 to Emil & Evelyn (Seidel) Stern.  Melvin enlisted in the Army in 1953 and served until 1955.  On February 9, 1957, Melvin married...
Cary Fredrickson age 57, of Sanborn, MN, died on August 24, 2020, at his home in Sanborn.Visitation was on Saturday, August 29, 2020, at the Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn.Service was held at the Zion Lutheran Church in Sanborn on SaturdayThe clergy will be Pastor Ethan Boese. Interment will be at...
August 18, 2020 Mary A. Zeigler, age 90, of Fairfax, Minnesota, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020, at Divine Providence Community Home in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 22, 2020, at 10:30 A.M., at St. Andrew's Catholic Church in Fairfax with...

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