Obituaries

Norma Joecks

Funeral service for 91 year old NORMA JOECKS of Cedar Mills will be on Friday, 8/1 at 11 am at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.

Visitation will be one hour before the service.

Burial will be in the Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson.

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Arnold Eldon Evenski

Funeral service for 81-year-old ARNOLD ELDON EVENSKI of Dassel will be on Saturday, 8/2 at 10 am at St. John’s Catholic Church in Darwin.

Visitation is Friday from 4 – 8 pm at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Cokato – with a prayer service at 7 pm.

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Arlette Marcella Johnson

A funeral service for 96-year-old ARLETTE MARCELLA JOHNSON of Dassel will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel. Visitation is one hour prior to the service on Tuesday morning at the church. Burial will be held at the Dassel Community Cemetery.Arlette Marcella Johnson passed away on Friday at the Augustana Lakeside Healthcare Center of Dassel.

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Frederick Stark

A funeral service for 83-year-old FREDRICK CHARLES STARK of Dassel, formerly of Gibbon, will be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel. Burial off the urn will be held at the Augustana Lutheran Cemetery in Gibbon following the service.

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Minnie M. Swenson

A funeral service for 96-year-old MINNIE M. SWENSON of Litchfield will be at 2 P.M. on Saturday, 8/2 at Zion Lutheran Church in Litchfield.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at church.

Burial will be held in Clover Leaf Memorial Park in Willmar.

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Leslie O. Smith

A funeral service for 94-year-old LESLIE O. SMITH of Hutchinson will be on Monday at 11 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson.

Visitation is on Sunday from 6-to-8 p.m. and Monday from 8-to-9 a.m. at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson, and one hour before the service at the church on Monday morning.

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Betty Ann (Berglund) Thorkelson

A funeral service for 62 year old BETTY ANN (Berglund) THORKELSON of Cokato will be held on Saturday, August 2nd at 2 pm at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Dassel.

A private burial will be held at a later date.

A time to gather with family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

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Andrew “AC” Quinn

Mass of Christian Burial for 69 year old ANDREW C. “AC” QUINN of Litchfield will be held on Wednesday, 7/23 at 10:30 am at the Church of St. Philip in Litchfield.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 – 8 pm at the church with a parish prayer service at 8 pm. 

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Allen Ahlbrecht

Funeral service for 63 year old ALLEN AHLBRECHT of Dassel will be held on Monday, 7/21 at 10:30 am at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel.

Visitation will be Sunday from 5 – 8 pm at the Hughes-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hector and will continue on hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.

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Dale Patterson

A private interment service will be held at a later date for 75 year old DALE ARDEN PATTERSON of Dassel.

Dale Patterson passed away Wednesday at the Augustana Lakeside Health Care Center in Dassel.

Dale Patterson is survived by his wife – Shizue Patterson of Dassel

Granddaughter – Alycia Johnson

Great Grandchildren – Tessa, Zander and Elsy Johnson

Brother – Edward & Janet Patterson of Delavan

Nephew – Gregory Patterson of Delavan

Son-in-law – Dave Schuster of Delavan

Niece – Shammarie Cummines of Bloomington, 2 great nieces and 1 great nephew

Special friends – Hiroko & Mel Sailor of Spring Lake Park, Rachel & Joseph Latt of Dassel, Elaine & Dennis Ashburn of Dassel and Mike & Beverly Sylvester of Dassel.

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