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Obituary Notice

Virginia H. Schmidt

 

Virginia Hazel Schmidt, 79, of Madison, WI, died Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Oak Park Nursing & Rehab in Madison, WI.

 

She was born July 26, 1940 in Faribault, Minnesota the daughter of Harold and Hazel (Oppegard) Schramm.  She attended grade school in Kilkenny and graduated from Montgomery High School in 1958. She enlisted in the Women’s Army Corp and was honorably discharged on November 14, 1960.  While in the military, she met Don Terrill and the couple was married in 1960.  They had three sons, Don Jr., Doug and Dave and later divorced.  Following her divorce, she moved back to Faribault to raise her sons.  A job at Jostens brought her to Owatonna where she met Lowell Schmidt.  They were married on August 24, 1968 at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Owatonna.  They made their home on Lowell’s farm and were blessed with a daughter, Luella.  Along with babysitting in the neighborhood, Virginia worked for many years at Federated.

 

She enjoyed gardening, cooking, reading, embroidering, was a good wood chopper.  She especially enjoyed caring for her children and grandchildren.  

 

She is survived by her children, Donald (and Anita) Terrill, Jr. of Southport, FL, Douglas Terrill of Panama City Beach, FL, Dave (and Kris) Terrill of Rochester, Luella (and Roger Finch) Schmidt of Madison, WI and Eric Day of Anoka, MN; siblings, JoAnn Kewatt, Eileen (and Bob) Bohlen, Butch (and Linda) Schramm and Janet (and Mark) Stewart; eight grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Hazel; husband, Lowell Schmidt and brother-in-law, Charles Kewatt.

 

Visitation will be at Michaelson Funeral Home on Friday from 1:00-2:00 PM.  Funeral services will be held Friday, August 23, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Michaelson Funeral Home in Owatonna.  A reception will follow the service and burial will be in St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Havana Township. 

 

Michaelson Funeral Homes, Inc.

P.O. Box 482, 1930 Austin Road,

Owatonna, MN  55060   

(507) 451-7943

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Obituary Notice

Ronald John “Butch” Vaith

 

 

 

Ronald John “Butch” Vaith, 80, of Owatonna, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester.

 

He was born February 22, 1939 in Blooming Prairie the son of Arthur and Ruth (Grass) Vaith. Ron graduated from Blooming Prairie High School in 1957.  He served in the US Army from 1957-1961.  After returning home from the military, he married Mary Kay Jones on June 20, 1964 in Austin.  The couple made their home in Owatonna where Ron was a parts manager for Hursh Motors.  He retired in 2006 and in retirement worked part time for Carquest.

 

Ron enjoyed many things throughout life including racing stock cars, golfing, bowling, fishing and square dancing.  He loved sports and cheered for the Minnesota Vikings.  Ron also enjoyed watching NASCAR races.

 

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kay Vaith of Owatonna; daughter, Shanie Vaith (and Fiance Kris Armstrong) of Owatonna; sons, Randy Vaith of Owatonna, Michael Vaith of Owatonna; grandson, Brandon Distad and many nieces and nephews.

 

He was preceded in death by his brother, Allen Vaith; sisters, Donna Yentsch, Eleanor Wilson.

 

Visitation will be at Michaelson Funeral Home on Thursday from 4pm to 7pm and on Friday from 9:30am to 10:30am.  Funeral services will be held Friday, August 23, 2019 at 10:30am at Michaelson Funeral Home with Pastor Ernie Schmidt officiating.  Interment will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery in Owatonna. 

 

 

 

Michaelson Funeral Homes, Inc.

P.O. Box 482, 1930 Austin Road,

Owatonna, MN  55060   

 

(507) 451-7943

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Obituary Notice

Ronald John “Butch” Vaith

 

 

 

Ronald John “Butch” Vaith, 80, of Owatonna, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester.

 

He was born February 22, 1939 in Blooming Prairie the son of Arthur and Ruth (Grass) Vaith. Ron graduated from Blooming Prairie High School in 1957.  He served in the US Army from 1957-1961.  After returning home from the military, he married Mary Kay Jones on June 20, 1964 in Austin.  The couple made their home in Owatonna where Ron was a parts manager for Hursh Motors.  He retired in 2006 and in retirement worked part time for Carquest.

 

Ron enjoyed many things throughout life including racing stock cars, golfing, bowling, fishing and square dancing.  He loved sports and cheered for the Minnesota Vikings.  Ron also enjoyed watching NASCAR races.

 

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kay Vaith of Owatonna; daughter, Shanie Vaith (and Fiance Kris Armstrong) of Owatonna; sons, Randy Vaith of Owatonna, Michael Vaith of Owatonna; grandson, Brandon Distad and many nieces and nephews.

 

He was preceded in death by his brother, Allen Vaith; sisters, Donna Yentsch, Eleanor Wilson.

 

Visitation will be at Michaelson Funeral Home on Thursday from 4pm to 7pm and on Friday from 9:30am to 10:30am.  Funeral services will be held Friday, August 23, 2019 at 10:30am at Michaelson Funeral Home with Pastor Ernie Schmidt officiating.  Interment will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery in Owatonna. 

 

 

 

Michaelson Funeral Homes, Inc.

P.O. Box 482, 1930 Austin Road,

Owatonna, MN  55060   

 

(507) 451-7943

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Donna Jellum, age 90, of Waseca, died Thursday morning, August 22, 2019 at Bridgewater of Janesville.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 AM on Monday, August 26, at Church of the Sacred Heart in Waseca with Fr. Gregory Leif as Celebrant. Interment will be in Woodville Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5-8 PM on Sunday, August 25, at Starkson & Steffel Funeral & Cremation Service ~ McRaith Chapel of Waseca. Visitation will continue for one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.

Arrangements are with Starkson & Steffel Funeral & Cremation Service ~ Mcraith Chapel of Waseca

www.wasecafuneral.com

 

 

 

Samuel Steffel

507-835-2870

 

 

Starkson & Steffel Funeral & Cremation Service

McRaith Chapel  ~ Waseca, Minnesota  ~   507-835-2870

Arnoldt Chapel  ~  Janesville, Minnesota   ~  507-234-6775

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LORRAINE M. JOBE, age 91 of Waterville, died on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Traditions in Waterville.

 

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 23, 2019 from 4-7 PM at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waterville and continue on Saturday, one hour before services at the church.

 

Funeral mass will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Waterville with Rev. Michael Ince officiating.  Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Waterville.  dennisfuneralhomes.com

 

 

Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services

401 West Main St.
Waterville, MN  56096

507-362-8645

 

 

Aaron T. Omtvedt/ Funeral Director & Embalmer / Dennis Funeral and Cremation Services/ 109 3rd Street NE Waseca MN 56093 507.835.2190 / 401 W. Main Street Waterville MN 56096 507.362.8645 / aaron@dennisfuneralhomes.com

 

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OBITUARY INFORMATION

 

 

TERESA L. BENNETT, age 62 of Waseca, died on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester.

 

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waseca.  Visitation will be held from

12:00 – 2:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.  Burial will follow at Woodville Cemetery in Waseca. 

 

 

 

Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services

109 3rd St. N.E.

Waseca, MN 56093

507-835-2190

 

 


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