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Bertrand Memorials
Bertrand Memorials is a full-service monument company serving Southeast Minnesota, Northern Iowa, and Western Wisconsin. For 20 years, we have specialized in providing the finest Granite, Marble, Limestone and Bronze remembrances.

Call us at 1-877-754-0592 or visit us online at bertrandmemorial.com


Patricia Griffin Loken (Fair Oaks,CA)

Posted on Oct 07 2018

Patricia “Tris”  Griffin Loken, 89, of Fair Oaks,CA, formerly of Stewartville,Mn died on Saturday (September 29, 2018) of congestive heart failure at Mercy Folsom Hospital in Folsom,CA.                                

Patricia Ann Griffin was born on September 16, 1929 at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester,MN to Patrick and Margaret(Tharalson) Griffin. She grew up in Stewartville where she attended school, graduating from Stewartville H.S. in  1947. She entered St. Marys School of Nursing in Rochester,MN…

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Kent R. Rundquist (Douglas, MN)

Posted on Oct 07 2018

Kent R. Rundquist, 55, of Douglas, MN died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Season's Hospice in Rochester surrounded by his loving family. 

Kent Robert Rundquist was born on February 16, 1963 to Robert Jr. and Nancy (Kent) Rundquist in Rochester, MN. In 1981 he graduated from Pine Island High School. He worked for a friend on their farm and worked at Tractor Supply in Rochester. On November 3, 1990…

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Harriette J. Roth (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 05 2018

Harriette “Boots” Roth, 95 of Rochester, died peacefully at her home on October 3, 2018.

Harriette Josephine Mrozek was born on June 8, 1923 in Winona, Minnesota to Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Mrozek.

She attended Winona Public School and graduated from Winona High School. On April 30, 1960 she married William “Bill” Roth in LaCrosse, WI. The couple had met at the Popcorn Tavern in LaCrosse, WI.
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Lavonne Marie Lawler (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Lavonne Marie Lawler, 86, of Rochester, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018.

LaVonne (Bonnie) was born on December 2nd, 1931 in Rochester to John and Esther Ryan. She attended Rochester High School, and following graduation, was employed at Mayo Clinic in the Pathology Lab where she worked for many years.

She married Francis Lawler on August 1st, 1964 at St. Francis Church here…

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Theodore F. Clikeman (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Theodore F. "Ted" Clikeman, 83 of Rochester, MN died Monday, October 1, 2018 at Cottagewood Senior Communities.

Theodore Frank Clikeman was born May 10, 1935 to Frank and Katherine (Redekop) Clikeman in Havre, MT. He graduated from high school in Chinook, MT and enlisted in the United States Navy from 1954-1957. He got his Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Montana State College in Bozeman, MT. On April 25,…

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Evelyn M. Benrud (Zumbrota, MN)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Evelyn M. Benrud age 87, of Zumbrota, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at her residence surrounded by family. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 6, at 11:00 am at United Redeemer Lutheran Church in Zumbrota with Reverend Dr. Marggi Pleiss-Sippola officiating. The visitation will be Friday, October 5, from 4:00 – 7:00 pm at Mahn Family Funeral Home in Zumbrota and for one hour prior to the…

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Keagan Lee Johnson-Lloyd (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Keagan Lee Johnson-Lloyd, 23, of Rochester, passed away on Monday, October 1, 2018 in Hastings, MN.

Keagan was born February 28, 1995 in Rochester to Tanya Johnson and Allen Lloyd. Keagan was an avid reader. He enjoyed reading sci-fi and most recently various memoriors, and wanted to write his own book on helping others through addiction and depression. He loved the outdoors, camping, hiking and fishing. Keagan was a…

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Jean M. Kress (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Jean M. Kress, 97, died peacefully at Madonna Towers Skilled Care in Rochester, MN on Monday, October 1, 2018. 

She was born September 24, 1921 in Dubuque, Iowa, daughter of Edward and Louise (Tropf) Pins. She married Arthur Kress on August 6, 1942, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Dubuque, Iowa. Art passed away June 22, 1994.

Jean lived in Dubuque most of her life. She attended St.…

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Mary Jeanne Pearson (Grand Rapids, MI)

Posted on Oct 04 2018

Mary Jeanne Pearson, “Jeanne”, formerly of Stewartville, MN passed away September 26, 2018 at Porter Hills in Grand Rapids, MI at the age of 89.

Mary Jeanne was born in Rochester, MN to Harry and Cathryn Murphy. She was a graduate of Winona State Teacher’s College in Winona, MN. She married fellow student and future wildlife artist Charles Pearson after college. Mary Jeanne supported her husband Charles in his…

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DeLoris Ione Tubbesing (Red Wing, MN)

Posted on Oct 02 2018

DeLoris Ione Tubbesing, 97, of Red Wing, died Sunday, September 30, 2018, at St. Crispin Living Community Care Center. Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, October 11, 2018 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church with Rev. Dana Jackson officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place at 12:30 p.m. at Oakwood Cemetery. Arrangements handled by Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel. A full…

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Omer R. Ross (Mazeppa, MN)

Posted on Oct 02 2018

Omer R. Ross, age 96, of Mazeppa died suddenly on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Hospital–Rochester, St. Marys Campus. The funeral service will be held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Zumbrota with Pastor Eric Westlake officiating. Burial will be in the Mazeppa Cemetery with military honors provided by the Mazeppa Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be on Thursday, October…

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Philip A. Hitchcock (Pine Island, MN)

Posted on Oct 02 2018

Philip A. Hitchcock, age 85, of Pine Island passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2018. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Saint Paul Lutheran Church in Pine Island with Pastor Marie A.K. Anderson officiating. The visitation will be for one hour prior the service at the church on Saturday. Burial will be in the Pine Island Cemetery with Military Honors by…

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Howard J. Helland (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 02 2018

Howard J. Helland, age 92, of Rochester, MN died Sunday, September 30, 2018 at River Bend Assisted Living with loving care provided by Mayo Hospice and the Visiting Angels. 

Howard was born February 14, 1926, north of Binford, ND, the son of Hjalmer and Julia (Gilbertson) Helland. He grew up on the family farm and attended a one room country school for 8 years. After furthering his education in…

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Melissa Marie Nygaard (Rochester, MN)

Posted on Oct 01 2018

Melissa Marie Nygaard, 39, of Rochester, MN passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at The Mayo Clinic, St. Marys campus.

Melissa was born December 31, 1978 in Rochester to Cynthia Nygaard. She was a 1997 graduate of John Marshall High School, where she was active in the flag corp and concert choir. Melissa worked for Rochester Taxi as a driver and dispatcher and she also worked for Hiawatha…

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Dorothea Rilla Tomhave (Red Wing, MN)

Posted on Oct 01 2018

Dorothea “Dottie” Rilla Tomhave, 96, of Red Wing, went home to Jesus on Friday, September 28, 2018 at her home at Deercrest. She was born January 19, 1922 in Rock Elm, Wis. to Frederick and Edna (Lansing) Dodge. She attended rural schools in Bay City and Trimbell Township before graduating from Ellsworth High School. In May of 1940 she met the love of her life while at the roller rink.…

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Eric J. Bergstralh (Mazeppa, MN)

Posted on Oct 01 2018

Eric J. Bergstralh, age 65 of Mazeppa died on Friday evening, September 28, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Rochester, St. Marys Campus. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 2:00 PM at United Redeemer Lutheran Church, 560 West 3rd Street in Zumbrota with Rev. Dr. Marggi Pleiss-Sippola officiating. Visitation will be on Tuesday for one hour prior to the service at the church. 

Eric John…

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Jean Beatrice Dodge (Hager City WI)

Posted on Oct 01 2018

September 27th 2018, Jean Beatrice Dodge, 83, of Hager City WI, died Thursday at St. Crispin Living Community in Red Wing MN surrounded by her family. She was born August 13th, 1935 in Red Wing MN, daughter of Elmer and Elvira (Lohman) Steele. She graduated Red Wing High School. On July 17th 1953, she married Burtton Dodge in Hager City WI. She recently moved back to Wisconsin from Texas due…

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