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Fritsch - Stella


Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
Posted in Obituaries

Stella Fritsch, 94, of La Crescent Health Care Center, died Feb. 10, 2005 at Franciscan Skemp Medical Center.

She was born March 17, 1910, on the family farm near Staceyville, Iowa. After finishing school, she began working in Rochester at the Saint Marys visiting nurses dining hall. She married Archie Ole Fritsch in Meyer, Iowa, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Aug. 21, 1933. They owned and operated several businesses, including the Highway Cafe, Oasis Bar and Red Rooster Supper Club, and made pies for the Wabasha Sales Snack Bar. The family moved to Cannon Falls. She became a farm wife and chief ticket seller at their movie theater in Cannon Falls. They later moved to Red Wing and lived there for 23 years. Mr. Fritsch died in 1988. Mrs. Fritsch was a devoted church member and participated in church activities.

Survivors include a son, Gerald (Toni) of Chatfield; a daughter, Sharon (Gary) Petty of Holmen, Wis., five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a sister, Marie Finley of Papillion, Neb. Her husband, two brothers, three sisters and a grandchild preceded her in death.

The funeral for Stella Fritsch was Feb. 15 at St. Marys Catholic Church in Chatfield, with the Rev. Russell Scepaniak officiating. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Rochester.

Thompson - Harlan Sonny

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Harlan Sonny Thompson, 80, of Wykoff, died Feb. 11, 2005 in Rawlins, Wyo., while traveling to California.

He was born Oct. 3, 1924, in Waukon, Iowa. In February 1948, he married Vivian Stoen, and they later divorced. He marrie ..... 
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Ristau - Kenneth A.

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Kenneth A. Ristau, 78, of Preston, died Feb. 10, 2005 at Preston Good Samaritan Center.

Born Jan. 7, 1927, in Carimona Township, Fillmore County to August and Ione (Drummond) Ristau. He attended Carimona Township schools. From 1 ..... 
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Kruse - Richard Allen

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Richard Allen Kruse, 57, of Bakersfield, Calif., formerly of Lime Springs, Iowa, died Jan. 28, 2005 in Bakersfield.

He was born July 26, 1947 in Cresco, Iowa to Dale and Lucille (Van Der Heyden) Kruse. He was raised in Howard Ce ..... 
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Hovelson - Bernice Lubinsky

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Bernice Lubinsky Hovelson, 94, of Preston, died Feb. 16, 2005 at the Preston Good Samaritan Center.

Bernice L. Grebin was born on Aug. 14, 1910 in Albuquerque, N.M. to Anthony and Pearl (Hopkins) Grebin. The family moved to Pres ..... 
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Thorson - Irene

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Irene Thorson, 82, of Rochester, formerly of Mabel and Spring Grove, died Feb. 11, 2005.

Irene Holland was born Oct. 26, 1922, in Newburg Township, Fillmore County, graduated from Mabel High School in 1941 and attended Scheie Lu ..... 
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Woltmann - Frederick A.

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Rev. Frederick A. Woltmann, 72, of Hovland, Minn., formerly of Wykoff, died Feb. 11, 2005 at his home.

He was born June 12, 1932 in Wykoff to Arthur and Julia Woltmann. His 41 years in the ministry were spent in Lone Elm, Mo., a ..... 
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Thompson - Gertrude M.

Fri, Feb 18th, 2005
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Gertrude M. Thompson, 94, of Wykoff, died Feb. 9, 2005, at the Spring Valley Care Center.

Gertrude Thompson was born May 5, 1910, in Freemont, Minn., to Harry and Hattie (Boynton) Greethurst. She graduated from Lewiston High Sch ..... 
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Garness - Mildred M.

Fri, Feb 11th, 2005
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Mildred M. Garness, 92, of Rushford, died Feb. 7, 2005 at Winona Community Memorial Hospital.

Mildred M. Otis was born Oct. 4, 1912, in Rushford to Ralph and Mae (Johnson) Otis. She graduated from Rushford High School. On June 1 ..... 
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