Edward Riley obituary

Mar 12, 2021
    Edward William Riley, 73, of rural Zumbro Falls, died on the farm on Friday, March 5, 2021. He was born Dec. 21, 1947 in Rochester to Norbert and Rosella (Darcy) Riley, was baptized at St. Clements Catholic Church in Hammond. Edward grew up and attended school in Rochester graduating from...

Jean Pavelka obituary

Mar 11, 2021
Jean Ann Pavelka, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, friend, and neighbor, went peacefully to her heavenly home, on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, after a short illness. She was born at home on the family farm in rural Lake City, Minn., to Fayne and Rose Zabel, on...

Gary Siewert obituary

Mar 11, 2021
Gary D. Siewert, formerly of the Lake City area, died of the Covid-19 Virus on March 3, 2021.  Gary was born May 17, 1934 in Red Wing, Minn., the eldest of two sons, to Lawrence and Esther Siewert. He grew up on a farm near Lake City and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1952.Gary and his wife...

Sandra Brunner-Gerken obituary

Mar 11, 2021
Sandra C. Brunner-Gerken, 58, of Lake City, was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She passed away suddenly at her daughter’s home on March 8, 2021, in New Richmond, Wisc. Sandra was born to Marlan and Carol (Dietsch) Staff on June 9, 1962, in Fort Madison, Iowa. She graduated...

Marlene Roschen obituary

Mar 10, 2021
Marlene E. Roschen, 87, of Lake City passed away on March 9, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family.Marlene was born on Sept. 8, 1933 to August and Florence (Thomforde) Reincke in Gillford Township, Minn. She graduated from Zumbrota High School in 1951. Marlene married Lloyd Roschen on June 27,...

Sharon Leonard obituary

Mar 10, 2021
Sharon Louise (Vosler) Leonard, 69, died on March 2, 2021, in LaCrosse, Wisc., surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on Nov. 25, 1951, in Lake City, Minn., to Dale Vosler and Beverly Jean (Boler) Nelson. She graduated from Ellsworth High School, in Ellsworth, Wisc., in 1969.  She married...

Eugene Krismer obituary

Mar 8, 2021
Eugene William Krismer, 81, of Zumbro Falls, passed away on Friday, March 5, 2021 at Mayo Clinic Hospital – Rochester, Methodist Campus. He was born Feb. 29, 1940 in Lake City to Christopher and Dorothy (Ryan) Krismer. He graduated from Elgin-Millville High School. On Feb. 9, 1963 he married Sharon...

Donald Donlinger obituary

Mar 5, 2021
Donald Henry Donlinger, 87, of Millville, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Mayo Clinic Health Center – Lake City Nursing Home in Lake City. He was born January 20, 1934 in Whitewater Valley in Winona County, to Leo and Agnes (Stroot) Donlinger. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary’s...

Lyle Papenfuss obituary

Mar 3, 2021
Lyle “Slats” Papenfuss, age 78, passed away on March 2, 2021 at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, Minn.  He was born on Dec. 28 1942 to Howard and Winnie (Greenwood) Papenfuss of La Crescent, Minn.  Slats attended La Crosse Central High School where he was named to the AP All-State Basketball...

Bill Flies obituary

Mar 3, 2021
Born in 1942 in Wabasha, Minn., William “Bill” Flies passed away at his home in Frontenac, Minn., Feb. 19, 2021. Bill will be remembered by many for his entrepreneurial ventures, quick wit, and kindness. Bill was a beloved father, husband to Linda, “Papa” to his granddaughters, and brother to his...


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