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Funeral services for Dorothy Podtburg of Cyrus, will be held Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris. Reverend Hilda Parks will be officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Summit Cemetery in Morris. Dorothy Mae Young, daughter of John A. and Mary Ella (Ridings) Young, was born on Feb. 10, 1912 in Prior Township, Big Stone County. She started in Country School and graduated from Clinton High School in 1930, after which she attended Moorhead State Teacher's College for two years.
Steven Charles McDonnell, age 44, rural Collis, died Sunday, May 9, 2010, at his residence. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 15, 2010, at 10:30 a.m. at the Assumption Catholic Church in Morris, with Father Tim Baltes officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery, Beardsley. Pallbearers will be Jim Zych, Tom Zych, DuWayne Bohner, Gene Paulson, Mike Hartmann, and Doug Gunnick. Visitation will be Saturday one hour prior to the service at the church.
Mass of Christian Burial for Richard Hanrahan will be held Monday, May 17, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. Father Tim Baltes will be officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m., with a prayer service at 5:30 and a KC rosary at 6:00 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Monday. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Morris. Richard Patrick Hanrahan, son of William and Helen (Daly) Hanrahan, was born Nov. 15, 1935 on the family farm in Horton Township in Stevens County.
Funeral services for Ann Benson of Lee's Summit, Missouri, formerly of Morris will be held Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Morris. Reverend Todd Mattson will be officiating. Visitation will be held Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday. Burial will in Summit Cemetery in Morris. Ann Emma (Hanson) Benson, daughter of Lewis and Emma (Podratz) Hanson, was born on September 3, 1925 in Swan Lake Township in Stevens County, Minnesota.
Funeral services for Kolleen Kill of Morris will be held Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 10:30 AM at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. Father Tim Baltes will be officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 4 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 Thursday. Burial will be in Summit Cemetery in Morris. Kolleen Susan Helberg, was born January 1, 1982 in Morris, Minnesota, where she lived her early childhood. She was baptized at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cyrus.
Jean D. Leuthard, age 88 of Bemidji died Friday, May 7, 2010 in Havenwood Care Center in Bemidji. Memorial services will be held at a later time by the Family. Inurnment will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Chokio, Minn. Arrangements were entrusted to the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Bemidji. Jean Doren Troelson was born Sept. 21, 1921 in Morris. to Chris and Florence (Nicely) Troelson. The family moved to Morris in 1928 where Jean attended Morris Elementary School and graduated from Morris High School. She attended Minneapolis Tech for Interior Decorating.
Benjamin L. Mast, age 15, of Benson, died Wednesday, May 5 at Swift County Benson Hospital, the result of a motor vehicle accident. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Tuesday May 11, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Benson, with Pastor Dennis McManus officiating. Friends may call from 4 - 7 p.m. Monday at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Benson. Visitation will continue at the church for one hour prior to the service. Benjamin Mast was born June 28, 1994, in Benson, the son of Joseph Lynn and Becky Mae (Jaeger) Mast. He was baptized on Oct.
A remembrance prayer service for Helen Charolette Gaulrapp, age 76, will be held on Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 2 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Chokio with Pastor Dell Sanderson officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be her "Grandchildren" Chad Gaulrapp, Derek Gaulrapp, Shannon Borchert, Brent Ascheman, Brandon Ascheman, Kayla Behrens, Joshua Behrens, Melissa Behrens. Interment will be at the Chokio Cemetery following the prayer service.
Funeral services for Irene Berlinger of Chokio, will be held Friday, May 7, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Chokio. Father Peter VanderWeyst will be officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. and a prayer service to follow at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Chokio. Visitation will resume one hour prior to services on Friday. Burial will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Chokio. Irene Gertrude Karpinsky, daughter of Lawrence and Gertrude (Loher) Karpinsky, was born Oct. 24, 1925 in Alberta, Minnesota.
Evelyn Gladys (Lueneburg) Giese born on April 14, 1931 to Richard and Melvina Lueneburg of Herman, she was baptized and confirmed at Bethel Lutheran Church in Herman. She attended country school (district 69) and graduated from Herman High School in 1948. She attended Moorhead State University where she earned her associated degree in Elementary Education. She taught school for 3 years in Hoffman. On Dec. 8, 1951, she was united in marriage to Don Giese. They lived on a farm north of Hoffman for three years.