Mary Ellen Miller obituary

Feb 12, 2024
Mary Ellen (Sanborn) Miller, 87, of Lake City, died Saturday, February 10, 2024 at her home at Elysian Senior Homes of Lake City.She was born October 22, 1937 at home at 510 N. 7th St., Lake City. She was born 30 minutes after her twin sister, Eloise Ann. She was a life-long member of the Baptist...

Helen Hagedorn obituary

Feb 12, 2024
Helen Louise Hagedorn, 88, of Lake City, Minn. died early Friday morning, February 9, 2024, at Mayo Clinic Hospital – Rochester, Saint Marys Hospital. She was born on November 23, 1935, in Millville, Minn. to Frank and Florence (Priebe) Blattner. Helen started attending school at Millville School,...

Bruce Schumacher obituary

Feb 5, 2024
Bruce A. Schumacher, age 71, of Lake City, died Friday, February 2, 2024, at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, surrounded by family.Bruce was born on Nov. 3, 1952, in Lake City, to Dennis and Marian (Grobe) Schumacher. Bruce grew up in Lake City, attended St. John’s Elementary School, and then graduated...

Rita Marcella Schmidt Wallerich obituary

Feb 5, 2024
Rita Marcella (Sexton) Schmidt Wallerich, 91, of rural Lake City, died February 3 at her home surrounded by family. She was born in Millville, Minn. to Edmund and Agnes (Laqua) Sexton on November 6, 1932.  She was always being told “you should have been a boy” as the eight siblings before her were...

Ronald Tri obituary

Feb 5, 2024
Ronald Oswald Tri, 75, passed away February 2, 2024 at The Mayo Clinic, St. Marys Hospital, Rochester, Minn., with his family at his bedside.Ronald was born March 6, 1948, in Lake City, Minn. to his parents, Oswald and Irene Tri. He grew up on the family farm in the Pine Island area. Upon...

Harold Mears obituary

Jan 30, 2024
Harold Irvin Mears passed away peacefully in his sleep and claimed his eternal home in Heaven on Monday, January 29, 2024.  Harold was adopted at birth by Frieda and Irvin Mears in St. Paul, Minn. He was adopted into the Christian faith when he was brought to Holy Baptism at Trinity Lutheran in St...

Paul Gifford obituary

Jan 30, 2024
Paul Wayne GiffordNovember 22, 1946to January 26, 2024 Paul embarked on the greatest adventure of his life when he met Barbara in Oelwein, Iowa. They were married April 30, 1967. Their journey began with Paul serving in the Army in Inchon, South Korea. Their more than 56 years together would...

Vicki Nardinger obituary

Jan 23, 2024
Vicki Joan Nardinger, 77, of Lake City, passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2024, at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Rochester, Saint Marys Campus with her family by her side. She was born on August 14, 1946, in Rochester to Paul and Delores (Cunningham) Miller. Vicki grew up in Rochester attending St. Francis...

Dana Springer death notice

Jan 18, 2024
Dana Carl Springer of Lake City, Minn. died peacefully at home on Monday, January 15, 2024. He was born May 22, 1941. His body was donated to the University of Minnesota. No services are planned at this time.

Wilda Prigge obituary

Jan 18, 2024
Wilda Ann Prigge, 95, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at the Lake City Care Center.Wilda was born on April 22, 1928 to Clarence and Ruth (Dahle) Erickson in Spring Grove, Minn.Wilda married Emery Prigge on March 19, 1955, at Zumbro Lutheran Church in Rochester. She worked as a Dwelle...


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