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Category: Obituaries

In Memoriam ~ Leonard Merdan

Leonard “Lenny” Merdan Father of: Kenneth Merdan, Dean Merdan, Curtis Merdan ‘89, Lyle Merdan ‘92, Taunya Poser ’94 and MaryAlice Faust ‘98   Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10am on Tuesday, June 21st at St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville for Leonard R. Merdan, age 76, of Albany, MN who passed away on Thursday, June […]

In Memoriam ~ Loretta Pfannenstein

Lori Pfannenstein Retired Staff Member Mother of Jeff, Al, Ann, Tim ’86 and Paul ’88 October 9, 1939-June 3, 2022   A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in St. Joseph for Loretta A. “Lori” Pfannenstein, age 82 of St. Joseph who […]

In Memoriam ~ Richard Dold ’54

Richard Benedict Dold ’54   A Celebration of Life, with Military Honors, for Richard Benedict Dold, 85, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 2, 2022, at First United Methodist Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Richie was born July 22, 1936, to Alois and Veronica (Froni) Mondlock Dold, […]

In Memoriam ~ Charles Wenner

Charles Wenner Father of: JoAnn Warren ’78, Pat Wenner ’80, Paul Wenner ’82, Mary Kay Morris ’84, Jim Wenner ’89, Grandfather of: Sydney Wenner ’13, Allyson Wenner ’14, Nycole Wenner ’15, Phillip Wenner ’17, Whitney Wenner ’19, Angela Wenner ’20, Andrew Wenner ’20, Rose Wenner ’26 Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. on […]

In memoriam ~ Donald Montgomery ’51

Donald E. Montgomery ’51Brother of Paul Montgomery ’53   Montgomery, Donald E. age 88, of Edina, passed away on May 12, 2022. Survived by loving wife of almost 69 years, Donna; children, Tim (Aoh), Michael, Amy (Mark) Kohout, Laurie (Gary) Olsen, Patrick, Katie (Chuck) Maday, Anthony (Rebecca), Molly; 14 grandchildren; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. […]

In Memoriam ~ Robert John Schaefer ’48

Robert John Schaefer ’48 We said good-bye to our husband and dad March 25, 2022. Robert John Schaefer (Bob) passed peacefully at his home in Scottsdale, Arizona. Bob was born March 18, 1930 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Dr. Vincent and Jacqueline (van der Hagen) Schaefer. He was the oldest of four children and spent […]

In Memoriam ~ Peter R. Stolz ’63

Peter R. Stolz ’63 Father of Pete T. Stolz ’88 Stolz, Peter R. age 75 of San Francisco, died August 9, 2021. Preceded in death by father, Don, mother, Joan, and sister, Joannie. Survived by wife, Pam and brothers Dony (Sue) Stolz, Tom (Pat) Stolz, Tim (Mary) Stolz, and Jon Stolz. Survived by sons Pete […]

In Memoriam ~ Annette Louise Rausch Brown, past staff 1997-98

Annette Louise Rausch Brown, Past Staff 1997-98 Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at Calvary Community Church in St. Cloud, MN., for Annette Louise Brown, 62, who passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022, in St. Cloud. Pastor Dan Mrakovich will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, […]

In Memoriam ~ Irene Sowada

Irene Sowada    Mother of John ’79, Mark ’81, Jane ’83 and Mary ’84 Grandmother of Andrew ‘07, Elizabeth ‘08, and Emily ‘10 Irene Mary Sowada (Fautsch), 94, died peacefully at her home on February 7, 2022. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, February 14, 2022 at St. Paul’s Catholic […]

In Memoriam ~ Dr. Richard Jolkovsky, father of Emily ’14 and Ben ’18

Dr. Richard Jolkovsky    Father of Emily ’14 and Ben ’18 On Wednesday, February 2, 2022, the world lost an amazing human. Dr. Richard Jolkovsky, known as Rick or RJ to his friends, died from injuries sustained from a plane crash at the age of 61. Solace can be taken knowing he died doing something […]