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Rex A. Pettis, age 93, of Farmington, passed away on July 13, 2011. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 18, at Farmington Lutheran Church, 20600 Akin Road., Farmington, with visitation from 2-4 p.m. Sunday and 1 hour prior to service, all at the church. Interment Farmington Lutheran Cemetery. White Funeral Home, Farmington, 651-463-7374, www.whitefuneralhomes.com .
Viola Henrietta "Vye" Nelson, age 101, of Farmington, passed away Dec. 31, 2010, in San Diego, Calif. Vye was born on the family farm (in a log cabin) west of Webster, Minn., Dec. 27, 1909, to William and Anna (Keske) Wiese. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church in Webster. After her primary schooling, she attended a beauty school in Minneapolis. She was united in marriage to Christ Nelson in 1932. They settled in Farmington where she opened the Charm Beauty Shop which she owned until the early 1950s. She and Christ purchased the Farmington Auto Co.
James Richard Free, age 74, of Northfield, passed away on July, 4, 2011, in Cannon Falls, Minn. Funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, July 7, at the White Funeral Home, 901 3rd St., Farmington, with visitation from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis.
Jane Gergen, June 7, 1923 - June 28, 2011. Jane Gergen, age 88, of Farmington, passed away on June 28, 2011. Preceded in death by husband, Jack Gergen, and sister, Dolores Minnick. Survived by children, Maureen (Bill) Johnson, John (Alice) Gergen, Mary Hartmann, Margaret (Herb) Nivilla, Mick, Mark, and Ed (Cathy) Gergen; 25 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; also by other loving relatives and friends. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Saturday, July 2, at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 22120 Denmark Ave., Farmington. Visitation from 9-11 a.m. at St. Michael's Church. Interment St.
Lois L. Synstelien, age 76, of Farmington, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, on June 29, 2011. Memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9, at the Hosanna! Church, 9600 163rd St W., Lakeville, Minn., with a gathering of family and friends 1 hour prior to service.
On Tuesday, June 7, 2011, Robert Owen Slayton IV, "Bobby", left us to go live with the Lord Jesus Christ. No one expected him to leave so soon, and his passing has left a great void in the hearts of those who loved him. Bobby was born Oct. 19, 1973, and grew up in Springfield, Mo., where he graduated from Parkview High School and Missouri State University. Bobby completed his post-graduate work with a Master's Degree from the New York Institute of Technology.
Clara M. Rother, age 99, of Hastings, died June 10, 2011, at the Regina Assisted Living facility. Clara was born April 16, 1912, in Marshan Township, to Michael and Mary (Reuter) Kasel. She married Robert V. Rother at St.
Dona B. Myers, age 82, of Mendota, Minn., nee LaCroix, formerly Dona Baribeau, has passed away. Visitation at J.S. Klecatsky & Sons Funeral Home, 651-454-9488, , 1580 Century Pt., Eagan, from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, June 5. Memorial Mass at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 22120 Denmark Ave., Farmington, 11 a.m. Monday, June 6. Luncheon following the service. Private burial at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials preferred to American Cancer Society.
Michael T. Smith, age 63, of Farmington, passed away on May 30, 2011, of cancer. Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 3, at White Funeral Home, 901 3rd St., Farmington, with a gathering of family and friends 1 hour prior to service at the funeral home. Private interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Donald E. McKay, age 80, of Lake George Township, Minn., formerly of Farmington, Minn., passed away May 25, 2011. For service info, White Funeral Home, Farmington, 651-463-7374, www.whitefuneralhomes.com .