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Brenda Mary Betcher, 45, formerly of Red Wing, originally of Hastings, died peacefully after a long courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at her home in Waikiki, Hawaii. Funeral service 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 5 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Miesville with Father Jay Kythe officiating. Burial in the church cemetery. Visitation 5-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 4 and for one hour prior to the service, all at the church. Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel is handling arrangements. www.mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com
Rickey Downs, age 55, of Hastings, died Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at his residence. Memorial service, officiated by Rev. Doug Duin, at 11 a.m. Friday, May 29 at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. Seventh Street, Hastings with a visitation held one hour prior to the service. Interment following in Lakeside Cemetery. Memorials preferred. Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419. www.caturia-smidtfh.com
Robert O. Johnson, age 81, of Hastings, died Sunday, May 24, 2009 at Augustana Health Care Center in Hastings. Memorial gathering from 10-11 a.m. with memorial service held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 28 at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 East 7th Street, Hastings, Minn. Interment following in the Cottage Grove Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419, www.caturia-smidtfh.com
William "Bill" Wiech, age 72, of Cottage Grove, passed away April 26, 2009. William was born Sept. 22, 1936, in Frontenac, Minn., the son of William and Annabelle Wiech. He was raised in Hager City and Red Wing and graduated from Central High School in 1954. On July 16, 1955 he was united in marriage with Hope Munson. Bill enjoyed flying, gardening and golfing.