Letterwerks Sign City
 
VBC Video
"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
<< | < | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | > | >>

Robert (Bob) Eugene Linden


Thu, Sep 5th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Robert (Bob) Eugene Linden passed away on September 3, 2013 at Grand Meadow Healthcare Center. He was born on March 15, 1954 to Eugene and Gertrude (Lopez) Linden in Savanna, Ill. He graduated from Preston-Fountain High School in 1972.

He worked for Burlington Northern Railroad after graduation. Bob was a Jack of all Trades over the years.

Bob’s first marriage to Jean Conway created two wonderful children Jonathan and Jodi. He was a LPN for many years, working in the geriatric field. He retired from nursing in 2009 after being diagnosed with prostate cancer.

Bob and Eileen (Tienter) were married in October 1994. After a nine year courtship - neither one wanting to rush into anything. They made their home in Preston, Minn. Both sharing a love of family, friends, civil war history, antiques/rummage sales. They owned and operated OMAOLA )Old Man and Old Lady Antiques) in Preston for nine years.

Bob also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife Eileen (Tienter) of Preston, son Jonathan (Tracy) Linden of Rochester, Minn., daughter Jodi (Allan) Abrrud of Richland Center, Wis., seven grand children, sisters Mary Kay Wold of Spring Grove, Minn., Patricia (Hanson) Botten (Mike) of Minneapolis, Joy (Linden) Mike Jager of Ryan, Iowa, brothers Charles (Pete) Linden of Phillips, Wis., Robert (Hoogie)Hanson of Preston, Minn., Mike (Char) Hanson of Preston, step-mother Margaret (Peggy) Linden of Lay, Wis. and many nieces and nephews.

He’s preceded in death by his parents, step-mother Nelda (Hanson-Linden), brother Jay Linden and one grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at St. Columbian Church 408 Preston St. N.W. on September 28. Visitation 12-2 p.m., service 2 p.m.

David M. Ryan

Tue, Sep 3rd, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

The Memorial Mass for David M. Ryan, 66, of Stewartville, MN will be at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday (September 4, 2013) at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Stewartville, MN with Rev. John Wilmot officiating. Mr. Ryan died on Thursday (August 29, 2013 ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Fillmore Central prepared for new school year

Fri, Aug 30th, 2013
Posted in Preston Education

By Jade Sexton The Fillmore Central School Board approved a couple of purchases at their regular meeting on August 27. Superintendent Richard Keith explained the five-year lease on the copy machine at the high school will expire in October. They h ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Preston discusses preliminary 2014 budget

Fri, Aug 23rd, 2013
Posted in Preston Government

By Karen Reisner A long discussion ensued at the Preston City Council’s August 21 meeting as to the specific details outlined in an early draft of the 2014 budget. Councilman Robert Maust peppered city administrator Joe Hoffman and city clerk S ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Engagement - Gatzke ~ Kinneberg

Fri, Aug 23rd, 2013
Posted in Preston Social Scenes

Jon and Elizabeth Gatzke of Preston, Minn. are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Gabrielle Lynn Gatzke, to John Francis Kinneberg, son of Sheldon and SueAnn Kinneberg of Preston. The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Winona Sta ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Fillmore County Advocates are awarded grant

Fri, Aug 23rd, 2013
Posted in Preston Business Announcements

The Preston Area Community Foundation recently awarded a $3,000 grant to Fillmore County Advocates. Fillmore County Advocates is a non-profit victim services agency that provides advocacy and support to victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sex ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Lemonade stand

Fri, Aug 23rd, 2013
Posted in Preston Arts & Culture

All smiles, Gracie Pfaff and Kendyl Kraling set up a lemonade stand in Preston, Minn. during the hottest days of August. Photo by Jason Sethre

Robert Warren “Bob” Berry

Tue, Aug 20th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Robert Warren “Bob” Berry, age 84, of Preston, Minn., passed away peacefully Friday, August 16, 2013, at the Harmony Community Healthcare after a one month illness. Bob was born October 6, 1928, in St. Paul, Minn., the son of Lloyd G. and Marg ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Lois Carol Bumgarner

Fri, Aug 16th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Lois Carol Bumgarner, 67, of Preston, Minn. passed away peacefully in the arms of her daughter-like niece Amy, at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, Minn. August 9, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. Lois was born on October 21, 1945, in P ..... 
[Read the Rest]
<< | < | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | > | >>