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Elaine Elma Morse


Mon, May 25th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Elaine Elma Morse, 91, of Rochester, passed away May 17, 2015 at Homestead Assisted Living in Rochester.

Elaine was born January 12, 1924 to Henry & Clara (Schmidt) Horstmann in rural Chatfield. She was baptized February 10, 1924 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Chatfield at home and confirmed in the church on May 9, 1937.

Elaine grew up in the Chatfield area, graduating from Chatfield High School in 1941. She married Clarence “Ike” Morse on June 26, 1946 at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Elaine & Ike lived Rochester where Elaine was employed by IBM.

She was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Rochester for many years. She enjoyed many leisure interests, including bowling, crafts, traveling, camping, and country music.

Elaine is survived by a son, Wayne (Julie) Morse of Minneapolis; three grandchildren: Kimberly Morse, Maci (Michael) Harrison, and Seth (Sara) Morse; three stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren, with one on the way. Her sister, Gladys Karver of Chatfield also survives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ike; her parents; three brothers and one sister.

A funeral service was held 11 a.m., Thursday, May 21, 2014 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Chatfield, with Pastor Preston Paul officiating. Visitation was one hour prior to the service at church. Burial followed the service at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery.

Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield assisted the family with arrangements.

Eileen Dorothy Allen

Mon, May 25th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Eileen Dorothy Allen, age 89, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 18, 2015, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, Minn. Eileen was born May 30, 1925, in Emmetsburg, Iowa, to Walter and Bertha (Riley) Heddinger. On October 1, 1947, she ..... 
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Chatfield authorizes K-9 unit trial run

Mon, May 18th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Government

Police Chief Shane Fox recommended that they go ahead with necessary purchases to start a K-9 unit on a “trial” basis at the city council’s May 11 meeting. He maintained it will benefit the city and will be an additional deterrent to crime. Th ..... 
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Robert Carl Oesterreich

Mon, May 18th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Robert “Bob” Carl Oesterreich, son of Carl and Marne Underleak Oesterreich, brother of Phyllis Lipscomb, and the twin brother of Roberta Joyce, was born Jan. 21, 1925, in Rochester and passed away peacefully in San Diego, Calif. on May 9, 2015, ..... 
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Clifford Arnold Waadevig

Mon, May 18th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Obituaries

Clifford Arnold Waadevig, 86, of Chatfield, died Friday, May 8, 2015, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, where he had resided for three months. Clifford was born July 6, 1928, in Arendahl Township, Fillmore County, to John and Ida Ma ..... 
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The Eide family feels the love

Mon, May 11th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Features

In the Monday, May 4, 2015 edition of the Fillmore County Journal we shared the story of Caleb Eide and the Candlelight Vigil held in his honor in Chatfield, Minn. on April 26, 2015 Caleb’s family has taken him out of state for treatment but ha ..... 
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Chatfield Heritage Preservation Commission and Economic Development Authority announce historic downtown facade improvement grants

Mon, May 11th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Features

CHATFIELD, MN- In conjunction with Preservation Month, the Chatfield Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) and the Economic Development Authority have established a façade improvement grant program for Chatfield’s historic downtown commercial di ..... 
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Candles for Caleb

Mon, May 4th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Features

Love lit up the city park in Chatfield, Minn. on the evening of Sunday, April 26, 2015 as several hundred people gathered for a Candlelight Vigil in honor of seven year old Caleb Eide of Chatfield. Caleb was diagnosed with pre-B acute lymphoblasti ..... 
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Letter about an oil boom...

Mon, May 4th, 2015
Posted in Chatfield Letter to the Editor

To the Editor, The oil boom article by Jeff has very little fact in it. Jeff says you need facts? First he starts out by jabbing President on economy, says slowest recovery in ten recoveries. Mr. Gusa noted he created more jobs in six years than ..... 
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