Leslie Kaas

Leslie "Butch" Kaas, age 73, of Lake Benton and formerly of Minneota,  passed away on Jan. 11 at the Sanford Canby Medical Center.  Memorial service was held on Jan. 16 at the Veterans Memorial Park in Minneota.  Burial will be at a later date at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.

Lucille Hoffman

Lucille Hoffman, age 91, of Canby, Minnesota, passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at the Minneota Manor in Minneota, Minnesota. A private family Catholic service will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at the Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel, Canby, MN.  Burial will be in the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery, St. Leo, MN.

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.

Geraldine Hodapp

Geraldine Hodapp, age 91, of Canby, MN, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the Sanford Sylvan Court Nursing Home in Canby.  Mass of Christian burial was Saturday, January 2nd, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Canby, MN.  Burial was in the St. Peter’s Cemetery in Canby.

Frances Hallier

Frances Hallier, age 94, of Canby, passed away Dec. 24 at her home in REM in Canby. Funeral service was Dec. 31 at the Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel in Canby with Rev. Levi Bollerud officiating. Burial was in the Canby City Cemetery.

Olga Snortum

Olga M. Snortum, age 95, of Canby, MN, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020, in Perham, MN. A walk-through viewing will take place on Saturday, January 2, 2021, at 10 a.m., one hour prior to the funeral service at 11a.m. at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Canby, MN, with Pastor Levi Bollerud officiating.

Lucille Storlien

Lucille Storlien died on Christmas Day, December 25, 2020, also the birthday of her great-granddaughter, Natalie, at the Madison Lutheran Home at the age of 90. Arrangements are with Hanson & Dahl Funeral Home in Dawson.

Constance Berckes

Constance Marcia (Lueders) Berckes, age 79, of Blairsville, GA, passed away on December 18, 2020.  Connie was born April 17, 1941, to Herbert and Agnes (Galland-Steele) Lueders of Canby, MN, was confirmed at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church and graduated from Canby High School in 1959.

Vernon Moravetz

Vernon Otto Moravetz, age 102, passed away on November 21, 2020, at the Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, FL.   Due to COVID virus, a memorial service will be held in the spring of 2021.  Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel is entrusted with the arrangements. Vernon O.

Todd Buer

Todd Buer died Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at the Johnson Memorial Care Center in Dawson at the age of 86. A recording of the funeral service will be on Todd’s obituary page on Hanson & Dahl Funeral Home website. Todd Emerson Buer was born December 12, 1934, in Dawson, MN, the son of Eldred and Mae (Carlson) Buer.


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