Noah Norton Obituary

Apr 17, 2017
Noah David Norton of Menomonie, Wis. passed away surrounded by family and loved ones on Friday, April 7, 2017. He was 40 years old. Within minutes of his passing, there was a Willie Nelson record on the turntable, and whiskey in the glasses of those around him, celebrating and toasting an...

Louise Kahl Obituary

Apr 14, 2017
Louise Elvira (Roper) Kahl, 93, of Bellechester and Red Wing, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at her home at The Bluffs in Lake City where she had resided for the past year and a half.      She was born Oct. 15, 1923 to Wilhelmina “Minnie” and Harvey Roper in rural Red Wing...

Virginia Steffenhagen Obituary

Apr 14, 2017
The memorial service for Virginia L. Steffenhagen will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Frontenac, with Pastor Stephen Kurtzahn officiating.  Burial will follow the service at Frontenac Cemetery in Old Frontenac.    Mrs. Steffenhagen, 88, of Lake...

Robert Svihel Death Notice

Apr 13, 2017
Robert Svihel of Lake City, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017.    He was born Nov. 30, 1942 in Minneapolis.  He resided in Lake City for 40 years.    He is survived by his wife, Charlene; son, Jeffrey (Debbie); daughter, Natalie (Brad); grandaughter, Lauren; and sister, LuAnn. 

Jean Schwirtz Death Notice

Apr 11, 2017
Jean M. Schwirtz, 59, of Zumbro Falls, dies unexpectedly at her home on Monday, April 10, 2017.    Funeral arrangements are pending at Schleicher Funeral Homes, Lake City Chapel, Lake City.  Guest register may be signed online at

Elenore Krohn Obituary

Apr 6, 2017
Funeral services for Elenore Krohn will be held Monday, April 10, at 11 a.m. at Christ Our Rock Lutheran Church, 3040 Stonehenge Dr. NE in Rochester.  The Rev. Jeff Limpert will officiate.  Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Monday at the church. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at St. John’s...

Stephen Ritzenthaler Obituary

Apr 3, 2017
Stephen Ansel Ritzenthaler, 73, of Cannon Falls and Lake City,  died on Sunday, March 12, 2017 after a three-month battle with non-Hodgkin’s Mantle Cell Lymphoma.    Stephen, son of Ansel E. and Geraldine Ritzenthaler, was born January 29, 1944 in Reedsburg, Wis. and then moved to Springfield, Minn...

Denny Landers Obituary

Apr 3, 2017
Dennis (Denny) Allen Landers died in the comfort of his home on Sunday, April 2, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.      Denny was born in Rochester May 25, 1943 to Allen W. and Beatrice M. (Madore) Landers. The family moved to Red Wing where Denny graduated in 1961 from Red Wing High School....

Mignon Moffatt Obituary

Apr 3, 2017
Mignon Moffatt, 92, of Lake City and longtime resident of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 in Lake City.    Mignon was born March 13, 1925 in Dallas, Texas to Alvis and Bernice (Dikert) Perry. She grew up in San Antonio and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1943....

John Burfeind Obituary

Mar 21, 2017
John A. Burfeind, 81, of Lake City and formerly of Wabasha, passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Mayo Clinic Health System - Lake City Care Center.  John was born May 19, 1935 to Edward J. and Frances (Lichtblau) Burfeind in Lake City.  He attended rural Wabasha County schools.    John was...


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