France Bast obituary

Jun 9, 2023
Frances Lynn (Wildman) Bast was born in Sterling, Ill. on February 25, 1942, to Lloyd and Idabelle Wildman. She died April 4, 2023, at age 81 in Lake City, Minn.After graduating high school in Prophetstown, Ill., Fran attended Northwest Institute of Medical Laboratory Technique in Minneapolis, Minn...

Shanna McDonnell obituary

Jun 5, 2023
Shanna Jillian McDonnell, 18 of Corinth, Miss., formerly of Lake City, Minn., died Tuesday, May 30, 2023 at her home surrounded by her parents and the family pets, Max and Macey. She was born July 20, 2004, in Lake City, to Jeremy and Melissa (Kohrs) McDonnell. She attended school in Lake City at...

Jennifer Fick obituary

Jun 5, 2023
Jennifer Lee (Berg) Fick, 73, of Lake City, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, June 1, 2023 at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester.Jenni was born November 24, 1949 in St. Paul to Irvin and Connie (Sattler) Berg. She spent her school years growing up in Zumbrota and graduated...

Sally Jo Stuhr-Hollman obituary

Jun 2, 2023
Sally (Sal) Jo Stuhr-Hollman, 68, passed away peacefully on April 13, 2023 in Denver, Colo., with her family by her side, including her 8-day-old grandson, Archie William Flahavan. She died overlooking the Rocky Mountains west of Denver and the late evening sunsets, just as she would have wanted....

Hugh Blee obituary

Jun 1, 2023
Hugh Thomas Blee, 87, of Mantorville, passed away peacefully on May 28, 2023.Hugh was legendary to all who knew him. He was an honest man who loved his family and loved the Lord. He was selfless - never hesitated to lend a helping hand to those in need and never expected anything in return. He...

Gayle Bressner obituary

Jun 1, 2023
Ms. Gayle Bressner, age 84, of Villa Rica, Georgia passed away at her home on Tuesday, May 30, 2023. Gayle was diagnosed with Stage 4 Duodenum Adenocarcinoma in July of 2022 and with courage and determination, set out to fight this relentless cancer. She showed immeasurable spirit and positivity...

Dwaine Kamnetz obituary

Jun 1, 2023
Dwaine Clifton Kamnetz, 74, of Chatfield, passed away on Friday, May 26, 2023 at Green Lea Nursing Manor in Mabel.  He was diagnosed with ALS/FTD in Dec. 2022.Dwaine was born to Clifton and Rosella (Tienter) Kamnetz on Dec. 15, 1948. He spent his youth growing up on the farm in Cummingsville, rural...

Lee Freiheit obituary

Jun 1, 2023
Lee “Grandpa” Alvin Freiheit, 69, passed away suddenly at his home March 31, 2023.Lee was born the youngest of three brothers to Louis and Evelyn (Holst) Freiheit on June 17, 1953 in Lake City, Minn.Lee lived in the Oak Center area on the farm until his parents traded their farming life for...

James Dollar obituary

Jun 1, 2023
Jim Dollar, 86, of Lake City, died May 25 at home with his loved ones. He was born February 1, 1937 in Deadwood, South Dakota to James and Vienna Dollar. He enjoyed golfing (up until his feet quit complying), and in the ‘80s he owned and flew an ultralight, which he described as “the most fun I...

Paul Garry obituary

May 26, 2023
Paul William Garry, 94, of Lake City, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2023, at the Mayo Clinic Health System Care Center in Lake City. He was born November 17, 1928, in Wykoff, Minn. to William and Mary (Healy) Garry.You didn’t need to know Paul for long before you’d learn that he grew up in...


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