Obituaries

Walter “Wally” Ernest Mohler, age 89 of Cottage Grove, passed away on May 27, 2020 due to an overwhelming stroke.  Walter was born on November 6, 1930 in New Ulm, MN to Ernest and Lydia (Schaub) Mohler. Most of his childhood was spent in Wabasso and Lamberton, MN. He graduated from Lamberton High...
Thomas Hayden, age 73, of Springfield, MN died on May 24, 2020, at his home.  Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, there will be a graveside service and Celebration of Life held at a later date.   Inurnment will be at the St. Raphael Catholic Cemetery in Springfield, MN.  Arrangements are with the...
Donna Glee (Amsden) Block, age 94, died Sunday, May 24, 2020 at the Crosby Care Center.  Private family interment will be in Jeffers, MN.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Baxter.  Donna is survived by her two children, Dawn (William) Mills and Dan Block.
Marjorie Ann Flaig, age 88, of Willmar, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 23, from natural causes, at Bethesda Grand Nursing Home in Willmar.   A private family service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Church of St. Mary in Willmar.  Interment will be in the church cemetery...
Roy A. Therkilsen age 97, formerly of rural Comfrey, MN and Jeffers died on May 18, 2020, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield, MN.  A private family service took place at Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Stately Township on Thursday, May 21, 2020.  The family is planning a memorial service at a...
Carol DiAnn Meidl age 83, of Springfield, died on May 11, 2020, at New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm, MN.  There was a private family service on Friday, May 15, 2020 at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery in Springfield.  The family is planning a memorial service later this summer.  Arrangements were with...
Verna Mude age 102, of Springfield, MN died on May 10, 2020, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield, MN. A private family graveside service was held on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the Springfield City Cemetery.  The clergy was Pastor Julie Smith.  Arrangements were with the Sturm Funeral Home in...
JoAnn M. Wintheiser, age 68 of New Ulm passed away Saturday, May 9, 2020 at her home in New Ulm.  Due to the current social restraints, a private family graveside service will be held at the Springfield Cemetery with Pastor David Nissen officiating.  To leave an online condolence for her family, or...
     Marian J. Schwieger, 87, of Sherburn, formerly of Welcome, Fairmont and Springfield, died Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at Temperance Lake Ridge in Sherburn.  A private family graveside service will be held at Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery in Fairmont.  Marian was the former City Clerk for the...
     Gerald “Gary” R. Scwieger, 91, of Sherburn, formerly of Welcome, Fairmont and Springfield, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Rochester.  A private family graveside service will be held at Fariview Memorial Park Cemetery in Fairmont.

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