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Frances I. Kramer


Thu, Oct 31st, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

It is with great sadness that the family of Frances I. Kramer, 95, of Preston, Minn., died Tuesday, October 29, 2013.

Frances was born on August 11, 1918 in Carimona Township, Fillmore County, Minn. the daughter of Frank and Clara (Flaby) Workman. She graduated from Preston High School in 1936 and completed normal training also in Preston. She taught country school for seven years. On October 9, 1943 she married Kenneth T. Kramer in Lanesboro, Minn. The couple lived on the family farm in rural Preston where Frances worked as a homemaker and also for HECO in Harmony, Minn. for many years. She was a lifetime member of Christ Lutheran Church. Frances will be lovingly remembered by her willingness to give so freely of herself to her children and grandchildren.

Frances is survived by her three children, son Robert (Lorna) of Fountain, Minn. and two daughters, Judith and Debra of Preston. Four grandchildren, Gary Jr., Kamra, Chas and Chantelle all of Preston. Three great-grandchildren, Theodore, William and Abigail of Preston. One sister Celesta Hammes of Grand Meadow, Minn. and special nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 48 years Kenneth “Knute”, two sisters, Alvera and Gladys and one brother Garnett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 3, 2013 at Christ Lutheran Church in Preston with Chaplain Carol Schaffer officiating. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery, Preston.

Carol Marie Smith

Tue, Oct 29th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Carol Marie Smith, 64, of Dorchester, Iowa, died Thursday, October 24, 2013, at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, Wis. Carol M. Smith was born July 23, 1949, in Waukon, Iowa, the daughter of Leroy and Margaret (Schutz) Colsch. She attended ..... 
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JuliaClaire’s second Annual Holiday Artisan Event will be held November 2 in Preston

Fri, Oct 25th, 2013
Posted in Preston Arts & Culture

JuliaClaire has been a pioneer in the area of repurposing and recycling and many of its artisans create their art from recycled items. Arlene Woellert makes her American Girl fashions from clothing that cannot be sold at because of a tear, stain or ..... 
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Monster Bash scares up funds for Fillmore Central band and choir

Fri, Oct 25th, 2013
Posted in Preston Education

The Fillmore Central band and choir are planning a June 2014 trip to Disney World. There they will enjoy such things as the whimsical Magic Kingdom, perhaps they will bump into the famed Mickey and Minnie and perform on the grounds among other thin ..... 
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Robert F. McNiff

Tue, Oct 22nd, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Robert F. McNiff, 85, of Austin, Minn. died Thursday, October 17, 2013, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Home. Bob was born December 22, 1927, in Athol, S.D., to Francis and Lillian McNiff. He grew up in Preston, Minn. where he graduated from high school. ..... 
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Annual membership dinner

Fri, Oct 18th, 2013
Posted in Preston Features

The annual membership dinner was held on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at the Preston Servicemen’s Clubrooms for the American Legion Post #166 and its auxiliary, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6893 and its auxiliary, as well as the Sons of the Am ..... 
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Our veterans are still fighting for us ...

Fri, Oct 18th, 2013
Posted in Preston Letter to the Editor

To the Editor, Last week veterans of World War II had to remove barricades from their own memorial. The Democratic controlled party in Washington D.C. agreed to block the World War II Memorial from the very Veterans who fought to keep us free. Th ..... 
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“Now we have a place to lay our own in southeast Minnesota”

Fri, Oct 18th, 2013
Posted in Preston Features

The tone set by many people who spoke at the county board’s formal transfer of deed from Fillmore County to the State of Minnesota Veteran Affairs was one of thanks to everyone involved. The successful four year journey to this day was the result ..... 
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Myrtle Annette Bellingham

Wed, Oct 16th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Myrtle Annette Bellingham passed away of natural causes on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at the Ostrander Care and Rehabilitation Center. Myrtle Annette Nelson was born September 2, 1923 in York Township, Fillmore County,MN. to Nikoli “Nick” and ..... 
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