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Thomas K. Minnich


Tue, Dec 17th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Thomas K. Minnich, age 88, of Spring Valley, Minn., died Sunday, December 15, 2013, at the Ostrander Care and Rehab.

Tom was born June 26, 1925, in Coon Rapids, Iowa, the son of Guy and Edna (Ridgeway) Minnich. The family moved to Minnesota when he was a young boy. He served with the US Navy in the Pacific Theatre on the USS Bullard, a destroyer, during WW II. He married Inez Manning October 7, 1951, in the Baptist church in Spring Valley. The couple made their home in Grand Meadow and moved to Spring Valley in 1960. He started Tom’s Transfer a trucking business in Spring Valley around 1960 which the couple operated until the early 1980’s. Following that he worked for a number of area businesses Prior to starting his own business he had been an employee of Witte trucking. Inez died May 21, 2009. He had spent time recently rehabbing at Ostrander Care and Rehab.

Tom was a member of the Spring Valley American Legion and VFW, the Spring Valley Sportsman’s Club and the area coon hunter’s organization. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and loved raising and training dogs.

He is survived by one daughter, Christine (Mark) Sass of Chanhassen, Minn., one son, Steven of Spring Valley; four grandchildren, Toni (Chad) Krippner and Brent and Nicholas (Emily) Sass and Melissa (Mario) Latorre; five great-grandchildren, Cody, Jessica, Danielle and Kaci Krippner and Charlotte Sass; two sisters, Kate Trembley and Jolle Davis; and four brothers, LeRoy (Marie), Max (Marlys), Doug (Kaye) and Harley (Helen) Minnich. He was preceded in death by his wife, four sisters and two brothers.

The funeral will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 20, 2013, at the First Baptist Church in Spring Valley with Pastor Joe Haynes officiating. He will be cremated following the funeral service and burial of his ashes will be in the Spring Valley Cemetery at a later date. Friends may call at the Thauwald Funeral Home in Spring Valley 5 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday and at the church on Friday an hour before the service.

Spring Valley passes ambulance budget

Fri, Dec 13th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Government

The Spring Valley City Council met on Monday night and acted on several important issues. The 2014 Budget was reviewed and adopted. The total for the 2014 Budget was $914,632, which is what the budget was in 2013. The tax levy for 2014 has a coup ..... 
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Give to the Max Day: Presentation of award to Fillmore Central

Fri, Nov 29th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Business Announcements

Fillmore Central will again be the recipient of the challenge award between the Preston Area Community Foundation and the Spring Valley Community Foundation. The presentation will be on Tuesday, December 3 at the boys basketball game between Fillmo ..... 
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SEMA Equipment Inc. to hold Santa Days event

Fri, Nov 29th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Business Announcements

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. – SEMA Equipment (SEMA) will hold its annual Santa Days and Holiday Open House events during the first week of December. The main focus of the events is collecting Toys for Tots. SEMA is a major sponsor of the Marine Corps led ..... 
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Kingsland Schools hear concerns, transfers property

Fri, Nov 22nd, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Education

The Kingsland School Board met on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in the Kingsland Conference Room. All school board members were present in addition to Superintendent McDonald. Consent agenda items approved included the board agenda, mi ..... 
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Jeanette J. July

Fri, Nov 22nd, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Jeanette J. July, age 89, of Spring Valley, Minn., passed away Monday, November 18, 2013, at her home. Jeanette was born November 8, 1924, in Chatfield, Minn. the daughter of Joseph and Minnie (Rutz) Fimon. She married Milford M. July November 9, ..... 
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Spring Valley City Council passes project resolution

Fri, Nov 15th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Government

The Spring Valley City Council met last Wednesday evening and breezed through a short agenda. The council approved a resolution for Phil and Cindy Sheldon. They are the new owners of the former True Value Hardware Store at 121, 131, and 141 North ..... 
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Charles Irving “Chuck” Toft

Fri, Nov 15th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Charles Irvinf “Chuck” Toft, age 88, passed away at the Evergreens in Spring Valley, Minn., on Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Chuck was born January 31, 1925, in Albert Lea, Minn., the son of Irvin and Cora (Gunderson) Toft. He was raised in Ellen ..... 
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Charles Irving “Chuck” Toft

Wed, Nov 13th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Obituaries

Charles Irvinf “Chuck” Toft, age 88, passed away at the Evergreens in Spring Valley, Minn., on Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Chuck was born January 31, 1925, in Albert Lea, Minn., the son of Irvin and Cora (Gunderson) Toft. He was raised in Elle ..... 
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