Obituaries

In Memoriam ~ Robert Wind ’49

Robert Wind ’49 Bob died peacefully on January 13, 2021, surrounded by family at the age of 89, due to complications of COVID. He was born October 8, 1931. He was the 10th of 11 children, born to John and…

In Memoriam ~ Jerome Zachman ’45

Jerome H. Zachman ’45 June 13, 1926 ~ December 30, 2020 (age 94) Jerome H. Zachman passed away peacefully December 30, 2020. Survived by Children; Jean (Ken) Ziegler, Jeffrey (Paula) Zachman; 2 grandchildren and 4 step children; 1 great grandson…

In Memoriam ~ Sandra Conway, wife of James Conway ’58

Sandra Conway, wife of James Conway ’58 Sandra Jean Conway, Age 80, passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours of December 16 following a long struggle with COPD. Sandie was born in Superior, WI September 14, 1940,…

In Memoriam ~ Robert Earl Ryan ’63

Robert Earl Ryan ’63 Robert Earl Ryan, age 75, died peacefully December 21 of a degenerative disease that he endeavored to exercise his way out of until the very end. Bob is survived by his three children, Colleen (Robert Oberlies),…

In Memoriam – Jerry Relph, father of Dana Relph ’97

Jerry Relph, father of Dana Relph ’97 Jerry O. Relph, age 76, passed away on December 18th, 2020. Jerry was born on September 4th, 1944 in Boston, Massachusetts to James and Laura (Steigner) Relph. He attended high school in Ann…

In Memoriam ~ Elmer Kohorst, Former SJP Teacher and Coach

Elmer Kohorst, Former SJP Teacher and Baseball Coach Elmer J. Kohorst, age 87 passed away December 4, 2020 at his apartment at the Mother of Mercy Campus of Care, Albany, MN where he resided with his wife, Aurelia (Derda) Kohorst….

In Memoriam ~ Francis J. “Hack” Nierengarten ’39

Francis J. “Hack” Nierengarten ’39 Sept. 2, 1919 – Dec. 3, 2020, age 101 Francis Joseph Nierengarten was born on Sept. 2, 1919 in St. Joseph, MN to John and Mary (Euteneuer) Nierengarten. He attended St. Joseph Grade School, St. John’s…

In Memoriam – Robert Testa

Robert (Bob) Testa Father of Nicole Testa Boston ’88, Jason Testa ’90 and Brandon Testa ’92 Robert (Bob) Testa passed away peacefully on November 17, 2020 at home, as he hoped he would. The outgoing and personable business owner was…

In Memoriam ~ Ethel Backes

Ethel L. Backes, Mother of Bryan Backes, Grandmother of Emma Backes ’15 and Christopher Backes ’17 St. Cloud – A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Ethel L. Backes, age 94, of St. Cloud. Ethel passed away peacefully in…

In Memoriam ~ David G. Klein ’42

Private Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of David G. Klein, age 95, of St. Cloud will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in St. Cloud. David passed away peacefully on Monday, November 9, 2020 of natural causes…