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Lawrence “Larry” Duerr ’52

Lawrence “Larry” Duerr ’52 Nov. 16, 2016  Larry Duerr went home to be with Jesus on November 16, 2016, he was 82 years old. He was a cultivator of hearts. His language of love was his time, service and energy. He worked three jobs when he had to, but knew how to sit in the […]

Marvin Allen Friedrich

A gathering of family and friends will take place from 2-6PM with a time of sharing at 5:30PM on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, St. Cloud for Marvin A. Friedrich, age 47, of South Jordan, Utah passed away at his home in Utah on Sunday, October 23, 2016. Marvin […]

Fidelis John Eckes

Fidelis John Eckes, age 102 of Minnetonka, longtime resident of Plymouth and Hamel, MN. Born in Plymouth, Minnesota, March 5, 1914, to Philip and Gertrude (Striebel) Eckes. Died on August 15, 2016 surrounded by loving family in his Minnetonka home. Fidelis was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Loretta (Etzel), his brother, Mark (Myrtle […]

Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67

Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67 Jan. 1, 1950 – Sept. 4, 2016 Thomas Lawrence Rafferty, Jr. ’67 passed away peacefully on Sept. 4, 2016 at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas & Madelyn Rafferty. He is survived by his sister Anna (Andrew) Supernat and Julie (Kerry) Krier […]

Stephen “Steve” Michael Jackelen ’65

Stephen “Steve” Michael Jackelen ’65 Stephen “Steve” Michael Jackelen died suddenly on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, at Sanford Hospital in Fargo. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 30 at Calvary Lutheran Church, 2508 Washington Ave. SE, Bemidji, Minnesota with visitation at 1:00 p.m. and the funeral service at 2:00 with Reverend Genelle Netland […]

In Memoriam ~ Alvin Leo “Al” Valerius ’33

Alvin Leo “Al” Valerius (PREP 1933), of St. Paul on August 16, 2016, just 53 days shy of his 102 birthday. Preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Dorothy; and his grandson, Matthew; and 10 siblings. Survived by his daughter, Judith; son, John (Molly); grandchildren, Andrew (Raechel), Megan; 4 great-granddaughters; and other loving nieces, nephews, […]

In Memoriam ~ Joseph McGraw ’59

Joseph S. McGraw, 74, passed away at 8:37 a.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on December 5, 1941, in Litchfield, Minnesota, the son of the late Joseph S. and Lucile F. (Ryan) McGraw, Sr. He married Sharon M. (Olson) on March 16, 1967, in Watertown, […]

In Memoriam ~ James A. Seitz ’46

James Albert Seitz, US Army, of Vernon Hills, Ill., died June 6, 2016, at The Springs of Vernon Hills at the age of 87. A retired research pharmacist, “Jim” Seitz worked for 22 years at Abbott Laboratories in North Chicago. He retired in 1993. He previously had worked for 3M and Parke-Davis, doing pharmaceutical research. […]

Peter “Pete” Anthony Bernier ’59

Peter “Pete” Anthony Bernier ’59 Peter “Pete” Anthony Bernier ’59, age 74, passed away on July 10, 2016 at his home in Chandler, Arizona. He is survived by his wife Maryellen; siblings Bruce Bernier, David Bernier, Paul Bernier, Mark Bernier and Mary Bernier; his three children, Phillip Bernier, Scott Bernier and Dana Bernier, 5 grandchildren, Preston, Lauren, […]