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, 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, 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 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 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 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 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 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.
DeAnne Drietz, age 81, of Canby, MN, passed away on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at the Sanford Canby Medical Center. Memorial mass of Christian burial was Saturday, December 19, at St. John Cantius Catholic Church in Wilno, MN. Inurnment was at the St. John Cantius Catholic Church Cemetery, Wilno, MN.
Born on November 13, 1930, in Watkins, MN, and passed away at the age of 90 on December 11, 2020, in Dawson, MN, with family present. A private family graveside service officiated by Pastor Steve Maas was held at Antelope Hills Christian Church, Canby, MN, on December 14, where Bette was a member for decades.