Phillip "Pete" Mihm passed away peacefully on July 2, 2010, at age 79. Preceded in death by wife, Beatrice; parents, A.C. "Charlie" & Mary Mihm; siblings, Clara, Mary, George; brothers in law, Robert Stanley, Richard Hemish, Fremont Peterson, Darwin Carr, Daniel Marczak. Will be remembered by children, Martha (Keith) Baker, Peter (Donna) Mihm, Anne Mihm; grandchildren, Brian and Jack; siblings, Mathilda (Norbert) Phillips, Beverly Peterson, Martha Carr, Zita Marczak, Kathleen (Dennis) Schisler, John Mihm & many nieces, nephews, family & friends.
Pete grew up on a farm near Ivanhoe. He married Beatrice "Bea" Brindley in 1962. They farmed near Clear Lake, S.D.; Miltona and finally near Morris. He also worked at Hancock Concrete for 35 years, retiring at age 74. He enjoyed farming, working, gardening, chopping wood and attending church. He was a gentle and kind man. He provided financial aid to many children in India and Asia through Catholic relief organizations.
A Mass of christian burial will be held Thursday, July 8 at 1 p.m., at St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 111 North Sherwood St., Ivanhoe. Interment at Church Cemetery.