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Manville “Manny” Bates


Thu, Apr 14th, 2016
Posted in Harmony Obituaries

Manville “Manny” Bates, age 89 of Rochester, Minnesota and formerly of Harmony, Minnesota died Sunday evening, April 10, 2016 at his home in Rochester. Memorial Services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the United Methodist Church in Harmony, friends may call from 1 pm until time of services at the church. The Lindstrom Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Manny was born in Mabel, Minnesota, one of eight children, to Granville and Delia (Miner) Bates. The family moved to Harmony when he was in the third grade. He graduated from Harmony High School in 1944 and then volunteered for the Navy. He became an Air Crewman and flew in a Navy SP2C as a Radioman and Gunner. After the war was over he went to Kansas City to a Radio School and that’s where he met Alta Walker. They were married on May 20, 1950 in Missouri. They moved to Harmony where Manny became a clerk in the Harmony Post Office and then became a rural carrier for 28 ½ years. Manny became Postmaster of Harmony in 1984 and retired three years later. Manny, Alta and their four sons enjoyed life on their 80-acre hobby farm where they raised Shorthorn cattle. In his spare time Manny enjoyed spending time in his woodworking shop making items to give to the grandchildren and sell along with items Alta made. For 27 years they enjoyed spending their winters in Arizona.

Manny is survived by his wife Alta of Rochester; four sons: Brad (Cindy) Bates of Preston, MN, Darrell (Deb) Bates of Winona, MN, Allen (Sheila) Bates of Boise, ID and Randy (Shari) of Lanesboro, MN; ten grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three sisters: Zola Hoiness, of Harmony, Edith Wood of Indianapolis, IN and Helen Scheevel of Donna, Texas. He was preceded in death by four siblings: Ernest Bates, Nellie Stroud, Floyd Bates and Phyllis Burkholder.

Margaret Milne

Thu, Apr 14th, 2016
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Margaret Milne, 92, of Preston, died Monday, April 11, 2016 at St Marys Hospital in Rochester. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, April 15, 2016 at Christ Lutheran Church, in Preston, with Pastor Dan Bredberg officiating. Burial will b ..... 
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Viola J. Klomp

Thu, Apr 14th, 2016
Posted in All Obituaries

The funeral service for Viola J. Klomp, 93, of New Richland,MN and formerly of Stewartville,Mn, was at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday(April 13, 2016) at Zion Lutheran Church in Stewartville with Rev. Byron Meline officiating. Burial and a committal s ..... 
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David “Butch” Winslow

Mon, Apr 11th, 2016
Posted in Preston Obituaries

David “Butch” Winslow, age 75, of Preston, Minn., passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016, in Anna, Texas, doing what he enjoyed – driving truck. David was born December 19, 1940, in Chatfield the son of Glen and Elsie (Niell) Winslow. David wa ..... 
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Trudy Fitch Dennis

Mon, Apr 11th, 2016
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Trudy FitchDennis, age 69, of Prosper died Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Gundersen Health System in LaCrosse, Wisconsin following a short illness. Trudy was born May 31, 1946 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. She graduated from the Winona High School. She ..... 
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Sue Ann O’Groske

Mon, Apr 11th, 2016
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Sue Ann O’Groske, age 60, Of Spring Valley died Friday April 8th at Mayo Clinic – Methodist Campus. She was born November 17, 1955 in Spring Valley and grew up in Ostrander. She graduated from LeRoy- Ostrander HS. Susie was diagnosed with agg ..... 
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Ardys V. Hurley

Wed, Apr 6th, 2016
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Ardys ViAnn Hurley, 82, of Chatfield passed away April 5, 2016 at Mayo Clinic Hospital - Methodist Campus. Ardys was born November 12, 1933 in Spring Grove, Minnesota to Olaf and Anna (Kieland) Hagen. She graduated from Spring Grove High School ..... 
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Linda Sue Grover

Tue, Apr 5th, 2016
Posted in Harmony Obituaries

Linda Sue Grover passed away on Monday, March 21 at St. Mary’s in Rochester. A memorial of life will be on Thursday, May 12 at the Harmony City Hall. Born November 22nd, 1949 in Austin, Mn. To Kenneth and Wilma Peterson. She grew up and graduated ..... 
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Edna M. Johnson

Tue, Apr 5th, 2016
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

The funeral for Edna M. Johnson, age 95, will be at 11:00 AM Friday, April 8th at the Chatfield Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Mark Docken officiating. Burial will follow at the Chatfield Cemetery. Mrs. Johnson passed away April 4, 2016 with fam ..... 
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