Joann Loppnow obituary

Mar 18, 2024
Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Joann Loppnow, age 83, of Lake City lost her battle with cancer on March 12, 2024 with her husband, Richard by her side.Joann was a vibrant, energetic person who never seemed to sit still for long. She enjoyed a wide variety of jobs during...

William Craddock obituary

Mar 18, 2024
William “Willie” Michael Craddock, 59, of Lake City, died Saturday, March 9, 2024 at his home.He was born July 14, 1964 in Bremerton, Wash. to Ronald and Victoria (Walters) Craddock. He grew up in Crestline, Calif. and graduated from Rim of World High School in Lake Arrowhead, Calif., class of 1982...

John Marshall obituary

Mar 12, 2024
John Stuart Marshall, 78, of Lake City, Minn., passed away Friday, March 8 from a heart condition.John grew up on the outskirts of St. Paul, Minn. John’s parents, father (Neil), and mother (Frances), owned a small farm with an apple orchard, where John grew up with his sister, Judy. Joining the...

Katherine Simanski obituary

Mar 11, 2024
Katherine “Katie” Ann Simanski, 84, of Lake City, died Saturday, March 9, 2024, at White Pine Assisted Living in Blaine, Minn. where she has resided the past four years. She was born on May 23, 1939, in Lake City to Herbert and Edna (Richardson) Petrich.  She graduated from Lake City High School in...

Katharine Gardner obituary

Mar 11, 2024
Katharine R. (Heise) Gardner, age 92, of Stewartville, Minn. passed away March 7, 2024.  She was born March  23, 1931 in Lake City, Minn. to Karl and Ruby (Meyer) Heise.  After graduating from Lake City High School in 1949 she moved to Rochester and worked at the Samaritan Bethany Nursing Home for...

F.R. Bud Freiheit obituary

Mar 4, 2024
F. R. “Bud” Freiheit, 97, of Owatonna, Minn. died on Saturday, March 2, 2024, at Benedictine Living Community in Owatonna.Bud was born to Alice (Krinke) and Emil C. Freiheit in rural Chester Township, Wabasha County, Minn. on May 12, 1926. He attended Wabasha District 65 rural elementary school...

LaDora Bremer obituary

Mar 1, 2024
LaDora Geraldine Bremer, 95, passed away at the Elysian Senior Home in Lake City on February 29, 2024.LaDora was born Feb. 17, 1929 in Minneapolis, Minn. to Howard and Margaretha (Panzlof) Boley. Her family moved to Excelsior, Minn. at a young age to a farm on Minnewashta Parkway. She attended...

Cheryl Kohrs obituary

Feb 26, 2024
Cheryl Sue Kohrs, 76, passed away peacefully at her home in Lake City, Minn. Wednesday, February 21, 2024.Cheryl was born on January 21, 1948 in Lake City, Minn. to William and Melva Kohrs. She was baptized at Lincoln Trinity Lutheran Church in rural Lake City and confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran...

Judith Ellison obituary

Feb 26, 2024
Judith Lynn Ellison (Beck), age 73, of Lake City, passed away Saturday, February 24, 2024, at her home surrounded by family. Judi was born, along with twin brother Jim, on September 26, 1950, in Lake City to James M. and Dolores Beck (Henn). This was on her dad’s birthday. Needless to say, it was a...

Mark Anderson obituary

Feb 12, 2024
Mark Luther Anderson, 56, of Lake City, died at home on Saturday, February 10, 2024.He was born in Lake City on February 17, 1967 to Luther and Dorothy (Platte) Anderson. He attended schools in Lake City, graduating from Lincoln High School, class of 1985. After high school he attended VoTech in...


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