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Funeral services for Gloria Johnshoy of Hancock were held Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010 at Fron Lutheran Church in Starbuck. Reverend Sarah Taylor officiated. Burial was in Fron Lutheran Cemetery, rural Starbuck. Gloria May Peterson, daughter of Louis and Minnie (Boekholt) Peterson, was born May 28, 1930 in El Dorado Township in Stevens County. Gloria grew up and attended country school in rural, Herman. While growing up she also worked in a café in Herman. On Sept. 15, 1949, she was united in marriage to Harold Johnshoy. To this union one son was born.
Memorial services for Samuel Luke Lesmeister, age 22, will be Friday, Aug. 20 at 11 a.m., at the Risen Son Baptist Church in Thermopolis, Wyo. Cremation has taken place. Sam died Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010 in an auto accident in Wind River Canyon. Born Dec. 13, 1987, in Salt Lake City, Utah, he was the son of Lee and Patricia (Mullin) Lesmeister. His family lived in Evanston and Riverton where Sam was homeschooled by his mother until he attended Trinity Lutheran School in Riverton. At the age of 12, the family moved to Annandale, Minn. where Sam excelled in sports, especially loving soccer.
Funeral services for Wayne Rohloff of Morris will be held Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010 at 10:30 AM at Faith Lutheran Church in Morris. Reverend Dell Sanderson will be officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Wednesday. Burial will be in Summit Cemetery in Morris. Wayne Walter George Rohloff, son of Fred and Rose (Hamann) Rohloff, was born Feb. 10, 1926 in Fairfield Township of Swift County. Wayne was baptized on March 14, 1926 at Fairfield church and later confirmed in Holloway.
Funeral service for Mae Anderson of Donnelly, MN will be held Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 10:30 AM at First Lutheran Church in Morris, MN. Reverend Ali Boomershine will be officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 4 to 8 PM with a prayer service at 7:30 at First Lutheran Church in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be in Summit Cemetery in Morris. Mae Dorothy Sperr, daughter of John and Lena (Willie) Sperr, was born August 4, 1924 on the family farm near Donnelly, where she grew up and attended rural schools in the area.
Lyla Jystad, age 83 of Rochester, formerly of Dilworth, died Aug. 12, 2010 at Sunrise Cottages in Rochester. Funeral services for Lyla Jystad will be held Wednesday, Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. at the Dilworth Lutheran Church. Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 17 from 4:30-7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the church. Interment will be at Bethlehem North Cemetery in Ulen. www.andersonfuneralhome.tv
Funeral services for Shirley Grossman of Morris will be held Thursday, August 12, 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 Christian Mothers Rosary and prayer service beginning at 7:30 PM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Burial will be in St.
Funeral services for Ella Bendt of Morris will be held Monday, August 9, 2010 at 11:00 AM at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris. Reverend Jim Albert will be officiating. Burial will be in Chokio Lutheran Cemetery in Chokio, MN. Ella Agnes Bendt, daughter of Nick and Ella (Bornhoft) Bendt, was born July 9, 1914 in Campbell, Minnesota, where she was baptized on November 29, 1914 at the Lutheran Church by Reverend Helmstetter. Ella grew up in Wilkin County, where she also began her schooling. On June 13, 1939, she was united in marriage to Elmer Bendt in Sisseton, South Dakota.
Agatha Frances Moriarity Hufford DeBuhr, "Farmer and Housewife" (mother of Nancy Bauer) age 91 of Alexandria, formerly of Morris, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2010. A Memorial Mass will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 10 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Interment is in Calvary Cemetery in Morris at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 9. Online condolences may be sent at www.redwoodvalleyfuneralhome.com . The Redwood Valley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Agatha was born Aug.
Cathy Engelby, age 56, of Hoffman, died peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2010 with her family, Steve, Kristel, Darcie, Steve and Judy at her bedside at the Good Samaratin Center in Hoffman following her courageous battle with cancer. Cathy was born in Graceville on Aug. 24, 1953, the daughter of William (Bill) and Lorna (Jurgens) Boerner. One of five children, she grew up on the family farm where she learned the benefit of hard work and hard play which served her well in her future. Cathy was baptized, confirmed and married at Kongsvinger Lutheran Church of Donnelly.
Funeral services for Betty Stroman, 81, who died Wednesday, July 28 at her home in Morris, will be held Monday, Aug. 2 at 10:30 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris, with Fr. Tim Baltes officiating. Inurnment was in Calvary Cemetery in Morris. Memorials preferred to Stevens County Historical Society, in lieu of flowers. Betty Stroman was born April 1, 1929 in Synnes Township to Milton J. Alice (Bahnsen) Foley. She grew up in the Alberta area and graduated from Alberta High School in 1947.