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Wilbur “Bill” Eickhoff


Mon, Jan 19th, 2015
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries



Wilbur “Bill” Walter Eickhoff, age 86, a loving husband and father, died Sunday afternoon, January 11, 2015, at his home in Stewartville.

Bill was born September 10, 1928, in Fillmore, Minn., the son of Herbert and Dorothea (Niemeyer) Eickhoff. His parents moved to Wykoff, where Bill graduated from the Wykoff Public High School and where he got his first job working for Vehrenkamp Hardware. He was drafted into the US Army in 1950 and served with the artillery in Korea. He returned to Wykoff in 1953 to marry Jean Lenz on April 12, 1953. Bill worked for Honeywell in Minneapolis for 33 years. He moved his family to Spring Valley in 1970, and took early retirement in 1985. Since then, he and Jean lived in Brainerd, where he fished, went bowling and read a lot of his favorite Louis L’Amour books. They moved to Stewartville in 2013.

Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Jean; and their children: Susan Smith of Lake Bluff, Ill., Dean (Lori) Eickhoff of Stewartville, Janelle (James) Solon of Evanston, Ill., and Donald (Jean) Eickhoff of Ankeny, Iowa; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, June and Kenneth Stender.

The funeral was held 2 p.m., Wednesday, January 14, 2015, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Spring Valley with Rev. Cory J. Moss, Heartland Hospice Chaplin, officiating. His body will be cremated with burial of his ashes to follow in the Fillmore Cemetery. Friends called at the church on Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the time of service.

The family prefers memorials to Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund.

Lyle L. Meyer

Mon, Jan 12th, 2015
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Lyle L. Meyer, age 75, of Rochester, Minn. was called up to the heavens on Sunday, January 4, 2015. He was born on September 4, 1939, in Wykoff, Minn. to Lorenz and Alice (Wondrasch) Meyer. Lyle was raised on the farm and always had the work ethic an ..... 
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Harry H. Miller

Mon, Jan 12th, 2015
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Harry H. Miller, age 86, of Minneapolis, passed away Monday, January 5, 2015 in Crystal, Minn. Harry was born October 4, 1928 in Wykoff to Paul and Amanda Miller. He is preceded in death by wife, Beverly; sons, Richard and Jonathan. He is survived by ..... 
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Irene B. Jacobson

Mon, Dec 29th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Irene B. Jacobson, age 95, of Wykoff, Minn., died Thursday morning, December 18, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Irene was born September 24, 1919, on a farm in rural Plover, Iowa, the daughter of O. A. and Bertha (Schoenberger) Zech. ..... 
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Joanne Marie Williams

Mon, Nov 17th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Joanne Marie (Rowe) Williams, age 64, of Wykoff, Minn., died Sunday, November 9, 2014, at her home with her family by her side. Joanne was born April 27, 1950, in Wykoff, the daughter of Arthur “Art” and Maxine (Sutherland) Rowe. She graduated ..... 
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Irvin H. Timm

Mon, Nov 17th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Irvin H. Timm, age 95, of Wykoff, died Sunday November 9,2014 at the Spring Valley Senior Center. He was born January 28, 1919 in rural Wykoff to Emma (Eickhoff) and Fred Timm. His mother died when he was a toddler and he and his siblings were ..... 
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Lucille Katarina Cerling

Tue, Jul 8th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

“Life is worth living as long as there is a laugh in it,”author L.M. Montgomery once said. Lucille Katarina Cerling was born on October 6, 1988 in Houston, Texas with congenital muscle and joint defects that prevented her from almost any movemen ..... 
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Elmer M. Grabau

Mon, May 19th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Elmer M. Grabau, age 89, of Wykoff, Minn., died Sunday evening, May 11, 2014, at the Spring Valley Care Center. Elmer was born January 16, 1925, in Forestville Township, Fillmore County, the son of Adolph and Anna (Groth) Grabau. He attended co ..... 
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Pamela Sue Burns

Fri, Apr 18th, 2014
Posted in Wykoff Obituaries

Pamela Sue Burns Miller, 65, of rural Wykoff, Minn., died April 11, 2014 at her home unexpectedly of natural causes. Pamela was born March 29, 1949 in Bloomington, Ill. Pamela worked as a home health care aid for many years. Pamela enjoyed c ..... 
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