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Rudy Esquivel, age 79, passed away on Feb. 18, 2010, at Regina Nursing Home. Rudy moved to Minnesota in 2007 and remained there until his death in 2010. He lived with his daughter, Lupe and her family, so he could be closer to his grandchildren and his great-grandchildren. He survived for 4 years with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease and dementia. Rudy loved life and enjoyed it to the fullest. The funeral services for Rudy will be held in Floresville, Texas. The Franklin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements in Texas, 830-393-0459.
Debra Jo Carlson Schulz, age 53, of Hastings, passed away Feb. 17, 2010, at her home. Debra was born Sept. 27, 1956, in Britton, S.D. to Melvin and Janice Carlson. She married Timothy Schulz in South St. Paul on July 7, 1990. She worked for DARTS from 1984-1997, Midwest of Cannon Falls from 1997-2001, then worked part-time at Red Wing Shoes from 2001-2005. She was an active member in the Hastings Breast Cancer Society and loved gardening and playing pool. She will be sadly missed by her extended Ohana in Hawaii. She was preceded in death by her brother, Dirk.
Rose M. "Tiki" Stevens, age 74, of Hastings, passed away on Feb. 16, 2010. She was born Dec. 24, 1935, to Edward and Rose Seleski. She married Gerald "Spike" Stevens on Sept. 29, 1956. Rose was a retired deputy from the Dakota County Sheriff's Department. She was a member of SEAS Church and choir and a member of the Paper Roses Social Club. She enjoyed traveling, music, card club, and her family and friends. Rose is preceded in death by her son, Jerry Jr.; parents; and seven siblings.
Walter John Glashan, age 63, of Hastings, died Feb. 15, 2010, while vacationing in Scottsdale, Ariz. Wally was born August 5, 1946, in Mankato, Minn., to Iva Elizabeth Murphy and Robert Leo Glashan. Following his 1964 high school graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy. After four years of service, including a year in Vietnam, he returned home to Mankato and enrolled at Minnesota State University Mankato, graduating in 1973 with a degree in business. Wally was united in marriage to Gail Bonita Hokanson on March 27, 1971, at Campus Lutheran Chapel, Mankato.
Dorothy D. (Holman) Hertogs, age 50, of Hastings, died Feb. 12, 2010 following a lengthy illness. Her survivors include son, Alex, and daughter, Becca; two sisters; one brother; other family and friends. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. Seventh St., Hastings with visitation 1 hour prior to service. Memorials are preferred to the Dorothy Hertogs Memorial Fund. Arrangements are being handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419, www.caturia-smidtfh.com .
Frederick Coe Anderegg, 93, formerly of Hastings, died Feb. 5, 2010, in Dearborn, Mich. He lived with integrity, unpretentiousness and kindness to all. He grew up in Ohio, graduating with a degree in chemistry from Otterbein College in 1940. He served in the Army during WWII as a radio corpsman in the South Pacific. Fred and Lois Carmen were married in 1946 and settled in Hastings in 1954 to raise their five children. Fred worked at the petroleum processing plant as a chemist and environmental engineer for 30 years. Fred was active in ALL aspects of life.
Ralph C. Fendrick, age 95, of Hastings, died Feb. 13, 2010, at Regina Nursing Home. Ralph was born Feb. 5, 1915, in Clements, Minn., to Rudolph and Zelpha (Smith) Fendrick. He married Fern O. Fuhr on Jan. 2, 1937, in New Ulm, Minn. Prior to his retirement he was a truck driver for the Minnesota State Highway Department. He was preceded in death by his parents; sons Paul and Wayne; wife, Fern; one brother and two sisters.
LaVerne E. Kujath, 97, former longtime psychiatric aide at the Hastings State Hospital, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010, at her daughter's home in Rochester after a short illness. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 19, at Faith United Methodist Church in Eyota, Minn., with the Reverend Mark Woodward officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial of her ashes will be at Bremen Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in rural Millville. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Schleicher Funeral Homes, Plainview Chapel, 10 E Broadway in Plainview, Minn.
Steven M. Lagerwall, age 55, of Herman, Minn., passed away Feb. 4, 2010. Preceded in death by parents, Bud and Marjorie. Survived by brother, Brian. Memorial service 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at Cremation Society of MN, Minneapolis Chapel, 4343 Nicollet Ave. S. Visitation 4-7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, at Cremation Society of MN, Minneapolis Chapel, and 1 hour prior to service. Cremation Society of MN, 612-825-2435.
Bob Fox, age 66, of Hastings, died Feb. 8, 2010, at his home. Bob's love for his family and strong spirit gave him the will to fight colon cancer for 18 months before losing his battle and has now gained eternal life. He leaves us with unforgettable memories that will live on in our hearts and unconditional love to sustain us as we carry on his legacy. Bob was born Feb. 23, 1943, in Kansas City, Mo., to Robert and Audrey (Matter) Fox. He married Evelyn Gaddis on Jan. 24, 1962, in Miami, Okla. He was a postal worker for many years prior to his retirement.