"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Sunday, July 5th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
1 | 2 | 3 | > | >>

Dorothy Constance Bammert


Mon, Jul 6th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries



Dorothy Constance Bammert, age 88, of North Mankato and formerly of Good Thunder, died Thursday, June 18, 2015, at her home.

A celebration of Dorothy’s life was held 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at Calvary Lutheran Church, Rapidan. Visitation was held from 4-7 p.m., on Monday at Northview – North Mankato Mortuary, 2060 Commerce Drive, North Mankato and continued one hour before service at the church on Tuesday. Family interment took place in Memorial Park Cemetery, Good Thunder. Memorials may be given to VINE.

Dorothy was born August 16, 1926 to Adolph and Ida (Vikan) Ostrem in Preston, Minn. She graduated from Lanesboro High School, Winona State Teachers’ College with her teaching certificate, and later from Mankato State College. She was united in marriage to William N. Bammert on May 12, 1950 at North Prairie Lutheran Church in Lanesboro. Dorothy started teaching in a one room country school in rural Rochester. She then taught at Nicollet and later Amboy-Good Thunder, where she retired. Dorothy was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church, the Good Thunder Legion Auxiliary, and the Good Thunder Retired Teachers. She enjoyed reading, traveling, fishing, and especially the Bammert Family camping weekend.

Dorothy is survived by her six children: Julie (Frank) Konen of Hutchinson, Jeff (Lori) Bammert of Mapleton, Jodie (Tim) Miller of Mankato, Jane Bammert and Jean Bammert both of Sioux Falls, S. Dak., Jolene (Garry) Fay of Good Thunder; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two brothers: James (Ruth) Ostrem of Lanesboro, and David (Marlene) Ostrem of Rochester; sister-in-law, Mary (Larry) Lettenmaier of the Twin Cities; several nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William on July 21, 1975; grandson, Jacob Bult; brother, Richard (Agnes) Ostrem.



50

Warren Elvyn Cummings

Mon, Jun 29th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Warren Elvyn Cummings, age 84, of Preston, Minn., died Thursday morning, June 18, 2015, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield of complications from pancreatic cancer. Warren was born July 19, 1930, in Cresco, Iowa, the son of Elvyn and C ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Selma Schoppers

Mon, Jun 29th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Selma Schoppers, age 88, formerly of rural Preston, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, at the Harmony Manor Apartments where she had resided the past three years. Selma was born the youngest of five children to Gunder and Tillie (Torgeson) Jorge ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Carol Ann Jensen

Mon, Jun 8th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

After a courageous journey with breast cancer, Carol Ann Jensen, 55 of Winona, Minn. passed away at home Thursday, May 28, 2015 surrounded by family and friends. Carol was born on December 13, 1959 and was the fourth child of Orville and Betty Jen ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Pearl F. Yaste

Mon, May 18th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Pearl F. Yaste of Preston, Minn., died on Mother’s Day, May 10, 2015, at the Gunderson Harmony Care Center, at the age of 93. Pearl Flossie Schaefer was born on December 25, 1921, in Cresco, Iowa, to Jacob and Edith (Young) Schaefer. Born on ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Emily Shaun Lunde

Mon, May 11th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Emily Shaun Lunde, age 45, passed away due to an accidental death on March 19, 2015, in Dallas, Tex. Emily is survived by her parents, Peter and Sue Lunde of Houston, Tex. and Preston, Minn.; her brother and sister-in-law, Scott and Karen Lunde of ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Geri Hellickson

Mon, May 4th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Geri Hellickson, of Preston, died on April 29, 2015 at the age of 77, due to complications from a stroke. She was born June 4, 1937, in Preston, Minn., one of two children to Grant and Ruth (Halvorson) Engebretson. She was baptized, confirmed, and l ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Emily Shaun Lunde

Mon, Mar 30th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Emily Shaun Lunde, age 45, died an accidental death on March 19, 2015, in Dallas, Tex. Emily is survived by her grandmother, Elizabeth Lunde; her parents, Peter and Sue Lunde of Houston, Tex. and Preston Minn.; her brother and sister-in-law, Scott ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Shirley Mae Kaase

Mon, Mar 9th, 2015
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Shirley Mae Kaase, 79, of rural Preston, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Gundersen Harmony Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, 2015 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in rural Harmony with Pastor Jack Miller officiati ..... 
[Read the Rest]
1 | 2 | 3 | > | >>