Leo Heppelmann obituary

Jul 27, 2023
After 95 years on this earth, Leo Raymond Heppelmann went home to his Savior on Wednesday, July 26, 2023.  Leo was born at home on the family farm in Bellechester, Minn., on October 12, 1927.  He attended St. Mary’s Catholic School in Bellechester, Goodhue Public School, and Minnesota Agriculture...

Robert Harris obituary

Jul 27, 2023
Robert   Edward (Bob) Harris passed peacefully, July 25, 2023 at his home, after a 4.5 year battle with prostate cancer, surrounded by his family. Robert Edward (Bob) Harris was born May 19, 1937 in Austin, Mapleview, Minn. to Harold (Bob) Harris and Mildred Thompson Harris. Bob graduated from St....

James Laqua obituary

Jul 27, 2023
James (Jim) Frank Laqua, age 79, passed away on July 25, 2023 in Eagle Point, Oregon following an extended illness. He was a native of Lake City, Minn. and son of the late Elmer Laqua and Anna Rose (Deming) Laqua Weick. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Luvern Weick...

Larry Sanderson obituary

Jul 26, 2023
Larry Louis Sanderson, 51, of Lake City, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 22, 2023. He was born in Marshalltown, Iowa to Richard B. and Roberta A. (Richardson) Sanderson on April 14, 1972.With Richard being in the military, Larry grew up in numerous places including Colorado, North...

James Zwart obituary

Jul 24, 2023
James (Jim) Zwart, 87, of Lake City went to his eternal home on July 22, 2023, after his battle with cancer. He was born in Fillmore County, Minnesota on June 24, 1936, to Amanda (Meyer) and Richard Zwart. Jim graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1954. Following high school, he enlisted in...

Ryan Dwelle obituary

Jul 24, 2023
Ryan Thomas Dwelle, 46, passed on July 17, 2023 surrounded by family and pups at the University of Minnesota Fairview Hospital. Born to Thomas M. Dwelle and Cindy J. Brown on August 28, 1976 in Lake City, Minn. Ryan graduated from Lincoln High School, Lake City, Minn. in June 1994. He went on to...

Spencer Sommerfield obituary

Jul 21, 2023
Spencer Davis Sommerfield, 26, of Lake City, died Wednesday, July 19, 2023, from injuries received in a motor vehicle accident. He was born on February 23, 1997, in Red Wing to Jeffrey and Marci (Jameson) Sommerfield. He graduated from Lincoln High School in Lake City in 2015. He worked at Hearth...

Joel Larsson obituary

Jul 21, 2023
Joel D. Larsson, 72, passed away on July 19, 2023 at the Riverbend Assisted Living and Memory Care Center in Rochester, Minn.Joel was born September 2, 1950 in Belmond, Iowa, to Craig & Virginia (Tillman) Larsson. The family moved to Chicago in 1964 and Joe graduated from St. Charles High...

Eleanor Frerichs-Folkerts obituary

Jul 21, 2023
Eleanor (Rose) Frerichs-Folkerts of Lake City, Minn., went home to be with the Lord after a short illness, on July 19, 2023.Eleanor was born on May 23, 1937 in Eldora, Iowa. She was the daughter of William and Marie Rose. She graduated from high school at Steamboat Rock, Iowa in 1955. On November...

Joyce Engstrom obituary

Jul 21, 2023
Joyce Carol Engstrom was born December 18, 1946, and passed away on July 16, 2023.Although she called Minnesota her home her entire life, she enjoyed spending winters in Florida with her loving husband Johnny. She has traveled around the United States and areas of the world. Her passions in life...


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