Thursday, February 29, 2024

Obituaries

Barbara Jane Jensen, 88, of Dodge Center passed away on Monday, July 31, 2023, at Mayo Clinic Hospital Methodist Campus. Barbara was born on August 5, 1934, in Kasson-Mantorville to Samuel and Margaret (Hopkins) Bartel.  She married Donald Jensen on December 19, 1952. Barbara enjoyed playing Bingo...
David L. Meek, 70, of Rochester passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2023 at Cascade Creek Memory Care, where he had resided for the last several months. David Lester Meek was born on August 5, 1952 in Winona.  He grew up in West Concord and Rochester, graduating from Mayo High School in 1970.  On June...
Thomas William Kunz, age 70, of Waverly, formerly of Byron, St. Charles, and Kasson, died Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 1, 2023 at Highland Community Church in Cokato, with Pastor Dale Harris officiating. Burial will be held at Fort...
Jill Glenna Hanson, 57, of Rochester passed away July 19, 2023, at Saint Mary's Hospital surrounded by family and friends. She was born April 14th, 1966, in Owatonna to Glenn and Mary Lou Hanson. Jill graduated from West Concord High School in 1984. She attended St Cloud State University and...
Cecile Fossum, 99, died July 21 at Field Crest Care Center in Hayfield where she had resided since August 2022. Cecile was born December 22, 1923, in Vernon Township, Dodge County. She was baptized and confirmed at West St. Olaf Lutheran Church, Hayfield. She married Lloyd Fossum on February 1,...
Kathy Billington passed away peacefully on July 15, 2023, at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, surrounded by her family. Kathy was born on November 2, 1945, in Rochester to Robert and Florence Greten. She graduated from Lourdes HS, Rochester in 1963. Shortly after graduation she enlisted in the Navy...
Thomas Patrick Murphy left this world on July 6, 2023, at the age of 89. He will be sadly missed and will always hold a place in our hearts. Tom enjoyed his time overseas during the service and could fix just about anything. He worked at Montgomery Wards for 33 years until he was 60 years old. At...
William L. “Bill” Murray, 88, of Byron was accepted into the Lord’s house on Friday June 30, 2023, at Eisenberg Hospital in Rochester surrounded by his loving family. Bill was born on November 11, 1934, in Mondovi, Wis., to Andrew J. and Dora M. (Shorter) Murray. He moved with his family to...
Roger Hoebing, 94, of Hayfield passed away at home on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 under the care of St. Croix Hospice and his family. He was born on August 20, 1928 in Okarche, Oklahoma. Roger was one of eight children born to Leonard and Clara (Wiewel) Hoebing. After losing his mother at a young age he...
Lyle Eugene Smith, of Kasson, passed away on June 5, 2023. He was 82 years old. Lyle was born on January 12, 1941, on the family farm north of Byron in Kalmar Township. He attended country school and then graduated from Byron High School in 1958. After graduation he worked with his dad on the farm...

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