Funeral service listing published May 3, 2022

Area funerals scheduled through May 10, 2022

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This funeral services listing is presented as a public service by the West Central Tribune.

Dawn Bredeken, 59, of Glenwood, died April 19. Service noon May 3 at Shepherd of the Hills Church, Benson. Hoplin-Hitchcock Funeral Home.

Harold Freetly, 96, of Kerkhoven, died April 26. Service 11 a.m. May 4 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Murdock. Harvey Anderson Funeral Home, Willmar.

Wesley Hanson, 90, of Willmar, died April 23. Service 11 a.m. May 6 at Vinje Lutheran Church, Willmar. Peterson Brothers Funeral Home.

Katherine Hirman, 67, of Chaska, died April 20. Service 11 a.m. May 7 at St. Clara Catholic Church, Clara City. Harvey Anderson Funeral Home.


Todd Pederson, 63, of Starbuck, died April 3. Service 10:30 a.m. May 7 at Eagle Lake Lutheran Church, Willmar.

Vernon Porter, 85, of Willmar, died April 19. Service 1:30 p.m. May 4 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Willmar. Peterson Brothers Funeral Home.

Ramon Rascon, 41, of Fargo, North Dakota, died April 27. Service 11 a.m. May 4 at Church of St. Mary in Willmar. Peterson Brothers Funeral Home.

Joan Roth, 72, formerly of Willmar, died April 22. Service noon May 5 at The Oaks in Willmar. Harvey Anderson Funeral Home.

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