Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother Adeline Christine Koelfgen, 96, of Big Lake passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Oct. 3, 2014. Adeline was born in Hopkins, MN on Oct. 14, 1917. She was preceded in death by her husband Alfred Westphal, seven sisters and three brothers. Survived by one sister June Bird of […]
Lawrence Toth Jr., age 74, of Elk River passed away. 40-year employee of Hoffman Engineering, but his heart was in farming for a lifetime. Preceded by his parents, Lawrence and Gertrude; brother, Henry. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Irene; children, Dennis (Vicky Olson) and Julie (Steve) Engelmeyer; grandchildren, David, Andrea and Nicholas; siblings, […]
Jennifer Ann Dittberner (Drewes), age 41, graduated from Elk River High School in 1992. Jennifer married Donald Dittberner Jr. in 1998. They raised their two children, Kaitlyne, age 17, and Dustin, age 13, in Otsego, Minnesota. Jennifer was employed by Crystal Cabinets, Metro Travel, Outdoor News and Accurate Home Care. Jennifer loved spending time outdoors […]
Marvel Adeline (Christianson) Grams passed away on Oct. 9, 2014 in Cambridge, MN at the age of 91. Marvel was born on August 27, 1923 in Santigo, MN to Melvin and Alma Christianson. Marvel graduated from Big Lake High School. On October 18, 1946 she married Howard Grams at Hope Lutheran Church in Orrock. During […]
Loren J. Koehler, age 88, lifelong resident of Nowthen, MN died Saturday Oct. 11, 2014 peacefully in his home. Loren was born on June 9, 1926 to Martha (Whitlef) and Ernest Koehler in Burns. He served in the US Army from 1944-46 as a rifleman with the 5th Cavalry Regiment in Japan. On Sept. 14, […]
Jason and Andrea Chouinard announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Elliott Jo, born on July 1, 2014, weighing 8 pounds, 8.5 ounces and 21.5 inches long. Siblings are Bailey, 13, and Brandon, 11. Grandparents are Greg and Jeanne Isaac, Steve and Karen Chouinard, Brenda Thomas and Mark Roberts and Marty Thomas.
Alexander Peter Belanger, of Zimmerman, MN died October 7, 2014 at the Veterans Home in St. Cloud at the age of 83. Alex was born February 4, 1931 in Dayton, MN to Peter and Rose (Horvath) Belanger. He served in the U.S. Army as an artillery specialist for two years during the Korean War. He […]
Michael Seaman Recruit Austin Michael graduated from Navy Recruit Training Command in Illinois on Aug. 22, 2014. He is currently training at Lackland AFB in San Antonio Texas in the Navy Master-at-Arms program. Austin is a 2014 graduate of Zimmerman High School. He is the son of Sherry Michael of Virginia, Minnesota, and James Michael […]