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Funeral services for Richard "Bud" Allenspach of Hancock will be held Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 11:00 AM at St. John's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend Gregg Bitter will be officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 to 7 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Burial will be at Lakeside Cemetery in Hancock. Richard "Bud" Allenspach was born Jan. 26, 1920 in Campbell, Minnesota to Albert and Martha (Witt) Allenspach.
Funeral services for LeRoy John Ascheman of Morris will be held Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. Father John Caskey will be officiating. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to services at the church on Wednesday. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Morris. Military rites will be provided by the Morris American Legion, VFW and AmVets. LeRoy John Ascheman, son of Henry and Rose (Bach) Ascheman, was born April 15, 1943 in Fairfield Township in Swift County, where he grew up. He was baptized in Hegbert Township at St.
Funeral services for Duane A. Solvie of Morris will be held Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 11:00 AM at First Lutheran Church in Morris. Reverend Todd Mattson will be officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 5 to 8 PM with a prayer service at 7:30 at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be at Summit Cemetery at a later date. Duane Allen Solvie, son of Raymond and Marion (Halverson) Solvie, was born December 5, 1935 in New Prairie Township in Pope County, Minnesota.
Funeral services for Agnes Boehmer of Willmar, formerly of Morris were held Monday, Nov. 26, 2007 at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. Father John Caskey officiated. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Morris. Agnes Margaret Fergen, daughter of Henry and Helen (Weber) Fergen, was born May 29, 1930 on the family farm in Davidson County, South Dakota. She attended St. Peter and Paul Parochial Grade School in Dimock, S.D. and high school in Ethan, S.D. She was united in marriage to Oliver Boehmer on Nov. 22, 1950 at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Dimock, S.D.
Robert Lee Heil of Georgetown, Texas, formerly of Morris, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007 at the Georgetown, Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Georgetown, after his courageous battle with Alzheimer's Disease. A Memorial Service celebrating Robert's life will take place at Christ Lutheran Church, Georgetown, Texas at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007. Condolences may be sent to the family at 3308 Broken Spoke Trail, Georgetown TX 78628
Ethel Golla, age 93 of Spirit Lake, Iowa, passed away Nov. 15, 2007. Services were held at Turner Funeral Home in Spirit Lake, Iowa on Nov. 20, 2007. Internment was in Lakeview Gardens in Spirit Lake, Iowa. On Christmas Day, 1913 in Emmetsburg, Iowa, a little girl, Ethel Bernadine was born to Lena and Benjamin Benson. Later the family of seven, three girls and four boys, moved to Minnesota where Ethel graduated from Morris High School in 1932. After high school Ethel moved back to Emmetsburg and while working in a cafe she met Jack Golla, the love of her life.
Funeral services for Minnie Tirevold of Benson, formerly of Chokio will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 1:00 PM at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Chokio. Reverend Frederick Morck will be officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 4 to 8 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be at Chokio Lutheran Cemetery in Chokio. Minnie Irene Griese, daughter of Hiram and Rosa (Hagebuck) Griese, was born April 30, 1915 in Dolliver, Iowa, where she grew up and received her schooling.
Funeral services for Bonita Dallenbach of Morris will be held Thursday, November 15, 2007 at 2:00 PM at the Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris. Reverend Marlin Mohrman will be officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church. Burial will be at the Chokio Lutheran Cemetery in Chokio. Bonita Dallenbach, a resident of Morris, Minnesota, died on Saturday, November 10, 2007, at the West Wind Village in Morris. Bonita June Burmeister was born on January 27, 1931 in Morris, Minnesota, to Henry Jr. and Sophia (Mauch) Burmeister.
Funeral services for Lester John Pollard will be held Monday, Nov. 12, 2007 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Runestone Catholic Church in Kensington, MN. Father Roger Thoennes will be officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday from 4 to 7 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Monday. Burial will be held on Tuesday at the MN State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls. Lester John Pollard passed away peacefully at the VA hospital in Fargo on Thursday, November 8, 2007 at the age of 84.
Graveside services for Michael Jon Traphagan will be Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 3:30 PM at Summit Cemetery in Morris. Reverend Ali Boomershine will be officiating. Visitation will be held from 2:30 to 3:30 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris. Michael Jon Traphagan was born on July 18, 1979 in Tacoma, Washington. He was the cherished son of Gladys and Albert Traphagan.