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Helen Mae Shore, age 77 died at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN on July 4, 2022.  A memorial visitation will take place at Brick-Meger Funeral home on Thursday, July 7th from 5-7 pm. A funeral service will be at Owatonna United Methodist Church on Friday, July 8th at 10:30 am with an hour of visitation prior to the service.  Internment will be at Ransom Cemetery in Rushmore, MN at 3:15 pm. A live stream of the funeral service will be on the Owatonna United Methodist Church Facebook page. To honor her legacy of service to the community, in lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial gift to Owatonna United Methodist Church (815 E. University St., Owatonna, MN 55060), Emma Norton Residence (670 Robert St. N., Saint Paul, MN 55101), or Toys for Tots (PO Box 199, Owatonna, MN 55060), or find a place you are passionate about and volunteer! For more information or to leave an online condolence message go to www.megercares.com

Michael “Mike” Larson, age 70, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2022, at the Sanford Worthington Medical Center. Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 7, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington, MN.  Memorial services will be held on Friday, July 8, 2022, at 10:00 a.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington, MN.  Burial, with military honors, will be in the Summit Lake Cemetery near Reading, MN.

Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.

 

Julie (Reckers) and Elmer Schweitzer will have their fellowship hours held at the Dingmann Funeral Home, in Adrian, on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 from 4:00-6:00 pm. The Memorial Mass will be held at St Adrian’s Church on July 7, 2022 at 10:30am officiated by Monsignor Richard Colletti.

Lyle & LaVonne Munns, formerly of Worthington, will have their memorial service at 10:30am on Monday July 11th, 2022, at the Dingmann Funeral Home in Worthington, officiated by Father James Callahan. A time of fellowship will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Monday. Burial with full military honors provided by the Worthington American Legion & VFW will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery. It is their wish that any memorial tributes be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Worthington, MN.

A Celebration of Life Service for Dr. Jerry White, age 64 of Windom, will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, July 23rd at Amo Lutheran Church in rural Storden, with Pastor Harvey Pedersen officiating. Burial will follow at Amo Lutheran Cemetery in rural Storden. A time of visitation and gathering will be held on Friday, July 22nd from 5:00-8:00 P.M. at the LaCanne Family Celebration of Life Center in Windom.  Visitation will continue for one-hour prior to the service on Saturday, July 23rd at the church in rural Storden. Jerry White passed away unexpectedly in a motor vehicle accident on June 29th in Joliet, Illinois. Arrangements are under the care of the LaCanne Family Celebration of Life Center in Windom. Condolences and memories of Jerry may be sent online to www.lacannefuneralhome.com

MYRNA SPEASE, age 89, of Luverne passed away peacefully Saturday, June 25, 2022, at Benedictine Living Community in St. Peter, MN.  A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at a later date with Dingmann Funeral Home in Luverne.

Prudencia Hernandez, age 80, of Guatemala, died Sunday, July 26, 2022, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. A private family service will take place at the Dingmann Funeral Home, in Worthington, at a later date.

Eugene Platt, 87, of New London, formerly of Worthington, died Friday, June 24, 2022, at Bethesda Grand Nursing Home in Willmar. His Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Church of Our Lady of the Lakes in Spicer.  Interment will be in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be 9:30-11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the church prior to the service.  Arrangements are with Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar, www.hafh.org

Homer G. Dobson, age 96 of Tracy, passed away peacefully on Friday morning, June 24, 2022 at McLaughlin Hospice House in Marshall. Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 8, 2022 at Tracy Lutheran Church in Tracy. Visitation will be held 4:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday at the Tracy Area Funeral Home, and will continue for one hour prior to the service at church on Friday. Interment will be held at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee, IA. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com.  Stephens Funeral Service - Tracy Area Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. 

Arlene Agnes Schlichte, age 96, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at the Benedictine Living Community in St. Peter, MN. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., followed by a Celebration of Life at 11:00 a.m., at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Wilmont, MN, with Monsignor Richard Colletti officiating.  Private burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Wilmont, MN.  In lieu of flowers, family prefers memorials to Dollars for Scholars or Hospice. Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.

MARVIN LONNEMAN, age 101, of Worthington, died Thursday, June 9, 2022, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Luverne. A time of fellowship will be from 4-7 pm Sunday, June 12, at the Dingmann Funeral Home in Worthington. Memorial Mass will be 10:30 am Monday at St. Mary Catholic Church, in Worthington, officiated by Fr. James Callahan & Deacon Vern Behrends. A private family burial will be at a later date.

LaVONNE L. MUNNS, age 93, of Worthington, died Friday, June 10, 2022, at the Story Point Assisted Living in Portage, MI. Arrangements are pending with Dingmann Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Worthington.

RONALD J. HARSMA, age 57, formerly of Worthington, died October 11, 2021 in Orange County, CA. A memorial service will be Noon on Thursday at the Dingmann Funeral Home in Worthington. Burial of cremains will be in the Worthington Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Janet Rickers, age 89, died on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at her residence in Worthington, MN.  Visitation will be held on Friday, June 10, 2022, from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington, MN.  Services will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at 11:00 a.m., at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Worthington, MN.  Burial will be in the Worthington Cemetery. Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.

Bruce Boltjes, age 63, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2022, at the Sunset Hospice Cottage in Worthington, MN.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington, MN.  Private family services will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.

Ruddy, Kevin D., age 56 of Brooklyn Park, passed away on June 1, 2022 after a motorcycle accident on Saturday, May 28th.    Visitation Friday, June 3rd from 5-8 PM at Gearty-Delmore Robbinsdale Chapel, 3888 W. Broadway.  Funeral Sunday, June 5th, 2 PM with visitation starting at 1 PM at First Baptist Church, 4102 190th St., George, Iowa.  Interment church cemetery. www.gearty-delmore.com Robbinsdale  763-537-4511

Roger Ling, age 71, passed away on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at his residence in Worthington, MN.  Visitation will be held on Monday, June 6, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m., at the American Lutheran Church in Worthington, MN, with Pastor Anne M. Hokenstad officiating. Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.