"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:25:14, Apr 18th 2014 - SignRancher - I can't wait to check it out ! My daughter, who lives in Rushford, can' ... [Read More]
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
Fri, Apr 4th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Lyle T. McNamara, 79, of rural Spring Valley, a farmer, died March 31, 2003 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester, where he had been a patient since Thursday.
Born Feb. 13, 1924, in Jordan Township, Fillmore County, he grew up on the family farm and graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1942. On May 31, 1949, he married Mary Ellen Yetter at Evangelical United Brethren Church in Racine. His wife is a homemaker. The couple farmed on the family farm in Jordan Township all their married lives. A longtime member of Sumner Center United Methodist Church, he served as a trustee, financial secretary and on the cemetery board. He was third baseman for the Sumner Cub's fast-pitch softball team, enjoyed playing cards and was a Minnesota Twins fan. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Mary Patricia "Pat" LaRose of Winder, Ga.; four sons, Joseph (Cindy), Glen (Jean) and Wayne, all of Spring Valley, and John (Karen) of Rochester; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A sister and a granddaughter preceded him in death. The funeral was April 4, 2003 at Sumner Center United Methodist Church in rural Racine, with the Rev. Victoria Ashley officiating. Burial was in Sumner-Millett Cemetery in rural Racine. Griffin-Gray Funeral Home in Stewartville was in charge of arrangements.