Orvel Tessmer, 92, of Stewart, died Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson.
A memorial service was held Wednesday, Aug. 12, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Stewart with the Rev. Andrew Hermodson-Olsen officiating. Adline Kottke was the organist. Special music was provided by Carol Ann Maiers, Ruth Wagner and Lori Bleck. The urn bearer was grandson Craig Tessmer, and his grandchildren were honorary urn bearers. Interment was in the church cemetery.