US obituaries

Death Notices

Minnesota obituaries

The most recent listing of obituary notifications for Minnesota, United States.

Clifton “Clif” Bitker

August 23, 1943 to September 24, 2017

Clifton “Clif” Bitker

He’s fishing in heaven after losing his long, courageous battle with Leukemia. Clif passed peacefully at home surrounded by his family.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00AM, Friday, September 29, 2017, at the Calvary Lutheran Church in Bemidji, MN. A reception will be held at the Hampton Inn and Suites following the service. Visitation will be held read more

Darlene Lothert

Aug. 31, 1941 – Sept. 26, 2017

OLIVIA, Minn. – Darlene Lothert, Olivia, died Tuesday, Sept. 26, in her home.

Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 29,at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Danube, Minn. Rev. Michael Kuschel will officiate. Burial will be in Morton City Cemetery.

Arrangements by Dirks-Blem Funeral Service in Olivia.

Famous fake news writer found dead outside Phoenix

PHOENIX — A leading purveyor of fake news in the 2016 presidential election has died outside Phoenix at the age of 38.

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Mark Casey said Tuesday authorities discovered Paul Horner dead in his bed on Sept. 18.

Casey said the Maricopa County medical examiner performed an autopsy which showed there were no signs of foul play. He said Horner had a history read more

Barbara Blaine, founder of abuse victims group SNAP, dies

CHICAGO — Barbara Blaine, the founder and former president of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, has died. She was 61.

The organization known as SNAP announced on its Facebook page that Blaine died Sunday following a recent cardiac event.

In a statement, SNAP managing director Barbara Dorris praised Blaine’s work with victims of clergy sexual abuse.

Barbara Blaine, founder of abuse victims group SNAP, dies

CHICAGO — Barbara Blaine, the founder and former president of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, has died. She was 61.

The organization known as SNAP announced on its Facebook page that Blaine died Sunday following a recent cardiac event.

In a statement, SNAP managing director Barbara Dorris praised Blaine’s work with victims of clergy sexual abuse.

James P. Saulsbury

March 31, 1934 to September 22, 2017

James P.

Saulsbury

James P. Saulsbury, 83 of Spicer, died at his home Friday, September 22, 2017. Mass of Christian burial will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Our Lake of the Lakes Catholic Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to Honor Flight Northland or Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. read more

David W. O’Brien

December 25, 1941 to September 21, 2017

David W. O’Brien

Dec. 25, 1941 – Sept. 21, 2017

ROCHESTER, Minn. – David W. O’Brien, 75, Bemidji, Minn., died Thursday, Sept. 21, in St. Mary’s Hospital.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at St. Philips Catholic Church in Bemidji. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Dorchester, Iowa.

Arrangements by Olson-Schwartz read more

David W. O’Brien

December 25, 1941 to September 21, 2017

David W. O’Brien

Dec. 25, 1941 – Sept. 21, 2017

ROCHESTER, Minn. – David W. O’Brien, 75, Bemidji, Minn., died Thursday, Sept. 21, in St. Mary’s Hospital.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at St. Philips Catholic Church in Bemidji. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Dorchester, Iowa.

Arrangements by Olson-Schwartz read more

Bonita ‘Bonnie’ Mabel Thill

LEWISTON — Bonita “Bonnie” Mabel Thill, 91, of Lewiston died Friday afternoon, Sept. 22, 2017, at St. Anne’s Extended Healthcare in Winona, surrounded by her family.

Bonnie was born April 26, 1926, in Wyattville, Minn., to James and Mabel (Svenningson) Boynton. She married Milton Thill May 9, 1946, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Lewiston. Milton and Bonnie farmed on read more

Guatemalans travel to Oklahoma to honor 1st US martyr

OKARCHE, Okla. — Few religious pilgrimages lead down a dusty, unpaved Oklahoma road past grazing horses, metal barns and towering wind turbines in the distance.

But the unusual destination of this 2,000-mile (3,218-kilometer) trek from Central America to a farmhouse outside a one-stoplight town seems an appropriate honor for the Rev. Stanley Rother, a martyred priest celebrated for his unassuming read more

Joanne (Deming) Brinkman — Cocoa, Fla.

Joanne K. (Deming) Brinkman, 68, of Cocoa, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. Born in Rochester, Joanne moved to Florida with her husband in July 2016 to enjoy retirement and warmer weather.

Joanne served honorably in the Navy from April 1972 to November 1973, stationed in San Diego. She obtained her registered nursing degree from Saint Marys College of Nursing in Rochester, before pursuing read more

Dr. James S. Hiner — Kenyon

Dr. James Sylvester Hiner, 94, of Kenyon, went to be with his Lord on Sept. 21, 2017, at the Cannon Falls Hospital.

He was born to John and Cornelia Hiner in Osage, Iowa, on Dec. 15, 1922. He graduated from Grand Meadow High School in 1940, enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1943 and received his wings in 1944 after training at multiple air bases. He was sent to England during WWII, where he flew read more

1 2 3 416
Go to Top