West Central Tribune Obituaries
Ruby E. Peterson June 6, 1914 - Aug. 18, 2008 WILLMAR -- Ruby Evangeline Peterson, 94, of Willmar, died Monday at Rice Care Center in Willmar. The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Salem Covenant Church, rural Pennock. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar and for one hour prior to the service Friday at the church. She was born June 6, 1914, in Mamre Township, Kandiyohi County, to Hjalmar and Maria (Larsson) Johnson.
Charles R. Ness Jr. April 17, 1931 - Aug. 12, 2008 LITCHFIELD -- Charles Rudolph Ness Jr., 77, of Litchfield, died Tuesday at the Solara Hospital in McAllen, Texas. The service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home in Litchfield. Burial will be in Ness Memorial Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Friday. He was born April 17, 1931, in Litchfield to Charles Sr. and Anna (Lindgren) Ness. He graduated from Litchfield High School. He then worked on the family farm until he took up interior decorating in Litchfield.
Terry Sandry Sept. 6, 1942 - Aug. 11, 2008 LITCHFIELD -- Terry Sandry, 65, of Edinburg, Texas, formerly of Litchfield, died Aug. 11 at the Regional Hospital in Edinburg, Texas. The service will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Zion Lutheran Church in Litchfield. She was born Sept 6, 1942, in Wellsboro, Pa., to Benjamin and Geraldine Williamee. Her father was in the Air Force, and they lived all over the United States. She graduated in London, England. She married Russell Sandry on Aug. 12, 1961, in Willsboro, Pa.
Katherine V. Ochs Aug. 12, 1918 - Aug. 19, 2008 PAYNESVILLE -- Katherine V. Ochs, 90, of Paynesville died Tuesday at the Paynesville Area Hospital. The service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at St. Louis Catholic Church in Paynesville. Entombment will be in the St. Louis Parish mausoleum. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service Friday at the church. Arrangements are by Daniel-Anderson Funeral Home, Paynesville. She was born Aug. 12, 1918, in Cayuga, N.D., to Harry and Elizabeth (Engalhardt) Decker. She married William "Bill" Ochs on July 30, 1940, in Aberdeen, S.D.
Harry E. Anderson, 87, of San Marcos, Texas. Service Thursday, First Lutheran Church, San Marcos. Lori Meyer Conde, 46, of Eau Claire, Wis., formerly of Glenwood. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, Church of the Sacred Heart, Glenwood. Hoplin-Hitchcock Funeral Home, Glenwood. Genevieve C. Frank, 94, of Clara City. Service 11 a.m. today, St. Clara Catholic Church, Clara City. Wing-Bain Funeral Home, Clara City. Willard L. Gunderson, 93, of New London, formerly of Sunburg. Service 2 p.m. today, Sunburg Free Lutheran Church. Sunburg Funeral Home. Gerald "Jerry" Hein, 81, of Danube.
Alvin J. Suter March 5, 1926 - Aug. 17, 2008 WILLMAR -- Alvin John Suter, 82, of Willmar, died Sunday at Bethesda Heritage Center in Willmar. The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Willmar. Burial will be in St. Bridget's Catholic Cemetery in DeGraff. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson, with a parish prayer service at 4 p.m. and a rosary at 6:30 p.m., and for one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church. He was born March 5, 1926, in Swift County to Frank and Lena (Zeller) Suter.
Genevieve C. Frank July 9, 1914 - Aug. 17, 2008 CLARA CITY -- Genevieve Carmella Frank, 94, of Clara City, died Sunday at the Clara City Care Center. The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Clara Catholic Church in Clara City. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the church, with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m., and for one hour prior to the service Wednesday. Arrangements are by Wing-Bain Funeral Home of Clara City. She was born July 9, 1914, in West Bend, Iowa, to Edward and Mary (Foxsen) Elbert.
Andrew O. Wickstrom Aug. 31, 1934 - Aug. 16, 2008 MORRIS -- Andrew Oscar Wickstrom, 73, of Morris, died Saturday at the Courage Cottage in Morris. The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris. Burial will be at Summit Cemetery in Morris. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service Saturday at the funeral home. He was born Aug. 31, 1934, in Morris to Oscar and Annie (Reints) Wickstrom. He attended School District 12 and graduated from Morris High School.
Harry E. Anderson Aug. 1, 1921 - Aug. 14, 2008 SAN MARCOS, Texas -- Harry E. Anderson, 87, of San Marcos, Texas, died Thursday in San Marcos. The service will be Thursday at First Lutheran Church in San Marcos, Texas. He was born Aug. 1, 1921, to Harry A. and Hilma (Noid) Anderson. He is survived by his wife: Joan; and one sister: Eldora Peterson of Willmar.
Janet M. Winsor Sept. 4, 1947 - Aug. 17, 2008 MORTON -- Janet M. Winsor, 60, of Morton, formerly of Minneapolis, died Sunday at Golden Living Center in Franklin. There will be no service. Arrangements are by Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. She was born Sept. 4, 1947, in Aberdeen, S.D., to Julius and Emma (Buckholz) Voeller. She is survived by her children: Richard (and Polly) Peters of Morton, Connie Cook of Morton and Danny Henning of Morton; many grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sister: Mary Henning of Fridley. She was preceded in death by one sister.