Dorance Lacek

Dorance “Chubby” Lacek, of rural Canby, MN, passed away on his 74th birthday, February 26, 2021, at the Field Crest Care Center in Cottonwood, MN.  A mass of Christian burial was held on Thursday, March 4th, at St. John Cantius Catholic Church in Wilno, MN.  Burial was in the St. John Cantius Catholic Church Cemetery in Wilno, MN.

Kaleb Riley

Kaleb James Riley was born on November 15, 1986, in Sheridan, Wyoming. Kaleb went to meet his Lord and Savior on February 14, 2021, at the age of 34.

Katherine Skorczewski

Katherine Skorczewski, age 83, of rural Canby, MN, passed away on Tuesday, February 10, 2021, at the Sanford Canby Medical Center.  Mass of Christian burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 18th, at St. John Cantius Catholic Church in Wilno, MN.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

Catherine Thovson

The funeral service for Catherine Thovson, 64, of Marshall, was Saturday, February 13, 2021, at Living Word Lutheran Church in Marshall.  Interment followed at the Marshall Cemetery.

Joan Lovro

Joan Lavonne Lovro, age 84, of Canby, MN, formerly of Hendricks, MN, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at the Ava House in Sioux Falls SD. Per her wishes, a private family interment will be held at a later date.  Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel in Canby, MN, is entrusted with the arrangements. Joan L.

Dale Kontz

Services for Dale Kontz will be held at a later date when it is safe to do so. Dale Raymond Kontz was born on the family farm near Elkton, South Dakota, to Arnold and Loretta Kontz on November 16, 1936. He was the seventh child in a family of nine including four brothers and four sisters.

Diane McLain

Diane J. McLain, 77 year old resident of Little Falls, MN, passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at her residence. There was a private family funeral service held. Interment is at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery north of Little Falls.

LeRoy Melby

On December 27, 2020, LeRoy (Lee) Odell Melby, a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, and great-grandfather, passed away at the age of 86 years old, surrounded by family, after a long battle with cancer.

Clarence Huck

Clarence Huck, age 93, of Marshall and formerly of Russell, Minnesota, died on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at Minneota Manor. A private funeral service was held January 16, 2021, at Grace First Parish in Russell, Minnesota.  Interment was in the Russell Cemetery.


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