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Friday, July 1st, 2016
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- 3:25:31, Jun 29th 2016 - Paul Little - Thanks for the input Derek. I was going to respond and but you said it ... [Read More]
- 12:04:41, Jun 29th 2016 - Derek Stevens - @Redhorse51: Seems to me you are the hypocrite, to berate someone on ... [Read More]
- 2:18:50, Jun 27th 2016 - PLEASE - PLEASE Kingsland district, take a look at what this commentary points and ou ... [Read More]
- 5:54:18, Jun 25th 2016 - Redhorse51 - Yes Ann, we all know that Sharon Roppes was instrumental in the Veteran ... [Read More]
- 10:55:08, Jun 24th 2016 - dianagoguen - Hello, Is there a place to access obituaries from previous years? ... [Read More]
- 3:45:08, Jun 22nd 2016 - SEMN - With all the people that will be flocking to town to have their kids attend sc ... [Read More]
- 3:44:45, Jun 22nd 2016 - Andy O'Connor - Agree to disagree Stan, we'll likely never see eye to eye on this iss ... [Read More]
- 3:23:28, Jun 22nd 2016 - SEMN - #sickofitall...do yourself a favor and get your dictionary out and look up " i ... [Read More]
- 3:15:56, Jun 22nd 2016 - #sickofitall - Palacek easement never was useable. He got to his property, with permi ... [Read More]
- 2:56:30, Jun 22nd 2016 - disgusted - There are a couple of issues here to be addressed The first one is the ... [Read More]
Fri, Jul 25th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Raymond Henry Holets, 73, of Stewartville, formerly of Chatfield and Dexter, died July 18, 2003 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester, where he had been a patient about seven weeks.
Born Aug. 23, 1929, in Orion Township, rural Chatfield, he served in the Navy from 1946 to 1952 and received his GED in 1947 while in the Navy. He married Lois Kohn, and they were later divorced. For 25 years he lived in Sacramento, Calif., where he was a custodian at a high school and worked for Standard Oil Co., then lived in Dexter for 15 years and was a truck driver for ITT. He moved to Stewartville seven months ago. Mr. Holets was a member of American Legion Post 551 of Eyota and the Chatfield VFW. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Survivors include two sons, Kenneth of Mankato and Ronald (Kathy) of Rochester; two daughters, Karen (Duane) Nihart of Eyota and Diane Holets of Hamburg, Minn.; eight grandchildren; a great-grandson; three brothers, Howard (Lois), Herbert (Sylvia) and Joseph (Marie), all of Rochester; and a sister, Erlene (Victor) Rions of Rochester. A granddaughter preceded him in death. The funeral was held July 22, 2003 at Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield, with the Rev. Eugene Larrabee officiating. Burial was in the Chatfield Cemetery, with military rites by Eyota American Legion Post 551.