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Timothy R. "Tim" Ortery, age 70, of Prescott, died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at his home. He was born in Burlington, Iowa, on August 13, 1940. Tim married Mary Welch in Watertown, S.D. He was an avid outdoorsman. He liked fishing, hunting, and snowmobiling. Tim is survived by his wife, Mary; three sons, Timothy Lee Ortery of Cottage Grove, Harmey Sean (Tammy) Ortery of Hastings, and Patrick (Rebecca) Ortery of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and four grandchildren, Erich, Lily, Michael, and Mackenzie. He was preceded in death by his mother, Violet. A Celebration of Life will be 11 a.m.
Fern G. Bartels, age 82, of Hastings, died Sept. 23, 2010, in Prescott, Wis. Fern was born Feb. 24, 1928, in Red Wing, Minn., to Ralph and Ann (Hilden) Miller. She married Silas L.
Sally J. Kimmes, age 67, of Balsam Lake, Wis., died Sept. 20, 2010. Sally was born May 3, 1943, in Red Wing, Minn., to Irvin and Dorothy (Helmsdorfer) Chapman. She was a graduate of Red Wing High School and took nurses training at the Red Wing Hospital. Sally married Donivan Kimmes on May 9, 1964, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Red Wing and had worked as a L.P.N. at St. John's Hospital in Red Wing.
Kathy M. Marrison, 61, died Sept. 15, 2010. Kathy Marie (Stuhr) Marrison of River Falls, Wis., died on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010, at United Hospital in St. Paul, Minn., after a long illness. She was formerly a resident of Hastings, Minn. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister Michelle Stuhr; and her son Richard. She is survived by three sisters, Marie Lovett of Bushnell, Fla., Cheryl Tucker of Webster, Fla., and Sandra Smith of Wilkison, Wash.; and four step-brothers, Steven Sandburg of Hudson, Wis., Larry Sandburg of St. Paul, Jody Stuhr, and Mike Stuhr.
Harriet Agnes Leifeld, age 96, of Hastings, passed away Sept. 19, 2010, at Regina Nursing Home. Harriet was born July 24, 1914, in Hastings, to Tyler and Mathilda Lovejoy. She married Nicholas Leifeld at Guardian Angels Catholic Church in Hastings on August 16, 1939. Harriet was preceded in death by her husband, Nicholas; sisters, Blanche Lovejoy and Eleanor Langenfeld; brothers, Walter and Kenneth Lovejoy; son-in-law, Leo Lindeman. She is survived by her children, Charles (Mary Beth) Leifeld of Stillwater, Tony (Norma) Leifeld of Pequot Lakes, Mary Gwen Leifeld (Matt Sell) of St.
Alyce M. Kieffer, age 74, of Hastings died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at her home. Alyce was born Jan. 4, 1936, in Hastings, to Peter and Marie (Moes) Gergen. She married Harold J. Kieffer on Sept. 5, 1959, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Hastings. She worked for over 30 years as a finance manager for ITT.
Julie Kimmes, age 49, of Cannon Falls, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at the Three Links Health Care Center in Northfield. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at St. Pius V Catholic Church, 410 Colvill St. W., Cannon Falls. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Lundberg Funeral Home, 5839 Hwy 19 Blvd, Cannon Falls. There will also be visitation at the church on Thursday one hour prior to service.
Olga L. (Richter) Magnon, age 90, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sept. 9, 2010, at Regina Hospice in Hastings. Olga will be remembered as a wonderful homemaker who lovingly provided a warm and orderly home. She was devoted to her Christian faith and had a remarkable talent for knitting and crocheting. Olga was born April 5, 1920, in Krem, N.D., to David and Rebekka Richter. She married Leo Magnon on March 25, 1943. After raising three sons in Bloomington, she and Leo moved to Park Rapids to own and operate the Blu Hollow Resort.
Gloria Marion LaFavor, 65, passed away Sept. 9, 2010, in her home in Hastings. On March 8, 1945, Gloria was born in St. Paul to Leslie and Violet (Paul) Harwell. On Nov. 23, 1963, she married Gregory LaFavor and was later blessed with three children: Ken, David and Julie. Over the years, Gloria did many arts and crafts and enjoyed fishing.
Mr. Alan L. Rose, 73, of Alpharetta, Ga., died Sept. 6, 2010. Alan, originally from Sutton, W.V., lived in many diverse places from Minnesota, Kansas, Alaska, and Beaune, France. More recently he resided in Alpharetta. Alan, a graduate from Sutton High School, later obtained a bachelor's of mechanical engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He served in the U.S.