Click Here to Download Form
 
Letterwerks Sign City
 
"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
<< | < | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | > | >>

George “Roger” Gilbert


Fri, May 3rd, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

George “Roger” Gilbert

Mr Gilbert, age 77, of Spring Valley, Minn. passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, April 19, 2013 after a lengthy illness.

George Roger Gilbert was born November 4, 1935 at St Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minn. to George Walter Gilbert and Clarice Hillestead Gilbert. He attended school in Spring Valley and was united in marriage to Ramona Ruud on August 1, 1955.

Roger worked at Land O’ Lakes in Spring Valley where he retired as Chief Boiler Engineer after 43 years. A true outdoorsman, Roger was an avid trout fisherman, trapper and hunter, hunting rattlesnake and ginseng in years past. He also loved to ride motorcycles and was a member of Our Saviors Lutheran Church.

. Roger was a quiet, gentle and honest man and also a great steward of the land. His greatest joys in life were his wife, children and family.

He is survived by his wife Ramona Gilbert of Spring Valley, son Roger Daniel (Susan) Gilbert of Spring Valley and daughter Lavonne Knutson (Steven Kraling) of Ostrander, Minn, seven grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and two siblings Patricia (Robert) Grabau of Stewartville, Minn. and Marilyn Gehrking of Spring Valley. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Lucy Gilbert, a son-in-law and a great-grandson.

Foods Weekly Ads

Louis LaFevere

Fri, May 3rd, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Louis LaFevere Louise LeFevere, age 92, of Spring Valley, Minn., passed away Saturday morning, April 27, 2013, at the Spring Valley Care Center where she had resided since January 2011. Louise Lena Augusta Linnemeyer was born September 4, 1920, ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Robert Mensing

Fri, May 3rd, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Robert Mensing Robert Mensing, 88, a lifelong resident of Rochester, Minn area, died Sunday, April 28, 2013 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester where he spent the past week in hospice care. Robert was born June 10, 1924 at the family farm outsid ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Letter about defending position

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Letter to the Editor

To the Editor, If you will allow me to defend my position, I would like to clarify to what I said that Mr. Grehl took offense with. I lived in Germany for three years. My duties took me into parts of Germany & France that even some German and Fr ..... 
[Read the Rest]

SMIF brings people together

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Features

By Jason Sethre On Thursday, April 18, at the prestigious and award-winning Four Daughters Winery and Vineyard located on the outskirts of Spring Valley, Minn. Tim Penny and the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) staff hosted an event ..... 
[Read the Rest]

A & W: The Hot Rod of Restaurants

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Features

By Jason Sethre The Spring Valley A & W Drive-in is rich with history tied to food, fun, and hot rods dating back to 1956 when the original owners Roger and Marge Simpson brought this restaurant to life in the small rural farming community. Back ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Almanzo Bike Race coming to Spring Valley

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Features

By Jade Sexton Chris Skogen of Rochester has been riding a bike since he was a kid, and as he grew into adulthood, he rode his bike in many races. In 2007, he decided to start something unique of his own. “I wanted a different way to race,” ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Spring Valley looking to become “Shovel Ready”

Fri, Apr 26th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Government

By Gary Peterson What does it take to make Spring Valley attractive to companies that are home grown or looking to move into the city? At the City Council meeting some eye opening thoughts came from Kevin Kelleher of the State of Minnesota certi ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Spring Valley business owners making themselves at home

Fri, Apr 19th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Features

In January 2013 the Spring Valley Inn & Suites began operating under new ownership. The new owners are Munish and Raj Kaushal. Munish and his wife Raj have two boys, Aryan, age 4, and Arav, age 3. Munish stated they like the Spring Valley area ..... 
[Read the Rest]
<< | < | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | > | >>
Studio A Photography