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R.E. “Gene” Richardson


Thu, Mar 13th, 2014
Posted in Harmony Obituaries

R.E. “Gene” Richardson, age 89, of Harmony, Minn. died Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at his home in Harmony.

Gene was born October 3, 1924 in Harmony Township of Fillmore County to Carl and Hazel (Turnmire) Richardson. He graduated from Canton High School in 1943. He married Deloris Ellingson on November 18, 1947 in Harmony. Early in his life he was a carpenter working with his dad and brother. Gene was a Harmony businessman starting with Standard Oil delivering bulk gas to farmers and gas stations. In 1967 he expanded that business to include Gene’s Farm Center which he operated until he retired. He and Deloris enjoyed traveling and visiting family. She preceded him in death in 1989. In June of 1990 he married Lorna Janski. During their 16 years together they traveled between Harmony and Pharr, Texas enjoying time with family and friends. She preceded him in death in 2007. Gene enjoyed woodworking with a scroll saw and sharing his crafts with family and friends.

Gene is survived by four children: Becky (Brad) LeDuc of Port Washington, Wis., Bonnie (Mark) Seem of Omaha, Neb., Bradley (Robin Christian) Richardson of Elk River, Minn., and Brent (Julie) Richardson of Stewartville, Minn.; nine grandchildren: Nathan, Andrew, Maria, Matthew, Jacob, Jamie, Christopher, Michael, and Daniel; two great-grandchildren: Brooklyn, and Brady; three brothers: Russell Richardson of Canton, Minnesota, Gaylon Richardson of Canton, Minn., Merlin “Mike” (Bonnie) Richardson of Eden Prairie, Minn.; his wife, Lorna’s children: Larry (Barb) Janski of Buffalo, Minn., Chuck (Judy) Janski of Plymouth, Minn., and Mike (Ann) Janski of Leavenworth, Wash. and a special friend, Vera Lange, of Chatfield, Minn. Gene was preceded in death by his parents, both wives: Deloris and Lorna; a grandson, Josh; a daughter-in-law, Kari; and two siblings: Marquerite Runkel and Carrol Richardson.

Memorial Services will be Saturday, March 15, at 11 a.m. at Greenfield Lutheran Church in Harmony. Friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. until time of services. Inurnment will be in Greenfield Cemetery at a later date. The Lindstrom funeral home is assisting the family.

Janice E. (Simonson) Winch

Thu, Mar 13th, 2014
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Janice E. (Simonson) Winch of Rockford, Ill., passed away from a sudden illness on March 8, 2014. Janice was born on March 2, 1931, in La Crosse, Wis., the daughter of J. A. and Lucille (Nelson) Simonson and was a 1949 graduate of Preston High Sch ..... 
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Lucas John Westby

Thu, Mar 13th, 2014
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Lucas John Westby, age 29, of Minneapolis, Minn., formerly of Mabel, Minn., died March 10, 2014 at the Hennepin County Medical Hospital. Lucas was born August 2, 1984 in Decorah, Iowa to John and Diane (Tollefson) Westby. He grew up in Mabel, was ..... 
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Christian “Chris” Sebastian Grutzmacher

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Christian “Chris” Sebastian Grutzmacher “Mr. G”, 67, of Chatfield, Minn., died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, of natural causes. He was born July 10, 1946, in Winona, Minn., to Walter and Ida (Gillingham) Grutzmacher of Lewiston, Minn. Chris gra ..... 
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Eldor Rahn

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Eldor Rahn, 92, died at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Rochester, Saint Marys Campus, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, after a long rewarding life. Born March 15, 1921, in rural Hazen, Mercer County, N.D., to Wilhelm and Jacobina Rahn. He had seven siblings. He att ..... 
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Newell Delbert Holt

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Newell Delbert Holt, 84 of Chatfield, Minn., died Tuesday March 4, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Hospital –Saint Marys. Newell was born January 15, 1930 to the late Stanley and Velora Holt. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean war. P ..... 
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Verna Lorine Berge

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Verna Lorine Berge, 90, of Stewartville, Minn. (formerly of Lanesboro, Minn.) died Monday, March 3rd at her residence. Verna was born January 19, 1924 to Carl and Amelia (Christenson) Hildestad. She married Harvey Berge of Lanesboro on June 27, 19 ..... 
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Betty Timm

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Betty Timm, 90, of Wykoff, Minn., passed away peacefully Sunday, March 2, 2014, at the Spring Valley Senior Center. She was born Aug. 7, 1923, in Forestville, Minn., to Lulu (Jeffers) and Charles Schwartz. She lived most of her life in the rural W ..... 
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Mary Louise Waller

Tue, Mar 11th, 2014
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Mary Louise Waller, 93, of Preston, Minn., died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, Minn. Mary was born on September 16, 1920 in Preston Township the daughter of Charles and Anna (Madson) Barber. She attended co ..... 
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