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August 20th, 2014

SL Council approves aquatic center deck improvements

 

Council denies petition to vacate alleyway on technical error

 

SL city budget proposes 3.9% decrease in 2015 tax levy

 

Miranda Lickfelt, 31, of Hutchinson

Miranda Lickfelt, 31, of Hutchinson, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at her home.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson with the Rev. Gerhard Bode officiating.
Paul Otte was the organist. Soloist Bobbi Ludewig sang “On Eagle’s Wings” and “From the Day You Were Born.” Congregational hymns were “Amazing Grace” and “Borning Cry.”
Pallbearers were Jalen Johnson, Chaz Froemming, Kayla Bailey, Laurel Wallert, Jessica Artibee and Bethany Towle.

Marilyn Martin Doran, 85, of California

Marilyn Martin Doran, 85, of Pacific Palisades, Calif., died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in San Mateo, Calif.
A memorial service was held July 1 at Wee Kirk o’ the Heather, Forest Lawn Mortuary, Glendale, Calif. The Rev. Keith G. Banwart Jr. officiated, with Holly Addy as the organist and Deirdre Mary Rogers as the soloist.
Marilyn Martin Doran was born May 5, 1929, in New Auburn, the daughter of the late Clemence and Hilda (Pinske) Martin.

Lisa A. Matuska, 51, of Maple Grove

Lisa A. Matuska, 51, of Maple Grove, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at North Memorial Residential Hospice after a battle with brain cancer.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, Aug. 16, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Delano, with interment in the church cemetery.
Lisa Matuska was born March 29, 1963, in Minneapolis, to Benjamin and Virginia (Metkowski) Matuska. She grew up in Silver Lake, and was a graduate of Glencoe High School.

Evonne Helen Mueller, 70, of Glencoe

Evonne Helen (Lange) Mueller, 70, of Glencoe, died peacefully Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, with loved ones by her side.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Aug. 14, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe with the Rev. Daniel Welch officiating.
Dawn Wolter was the organist. Congregational hymns were “I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say,” “Be Still, My Soul,” “Lord of All Hopefulness” and “Amazing Grace.” The cemetery hymn was “Jesus Loves Me.”

Dorothy Streich, 84, of Madison Lake

Dorothy “Dotsy” Ann Streich, age 84, of Madison Lake, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Sand Prairie Assisted Living in St Peter.
Mrs. Streich was born Oct. 4, 1929, to Eldon and Garnet (Julius) Frank. She graduated from Fairfax High School.
On Jan. 6, 1948, she married August “Augie” Streich.  Their life together found them living in Minnesota, Arizona and California. Dotsy and Augie Streich enjoyed many friends and their family.

Roger E. Peterson, 83, of Hutchinson

Roger Earl Peterson, 83, of Hutchinson, died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at Hutchinson Health.
A gathering of family and friends was held Thursday, Aug. 14, at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.
Roger Earl Peterson was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Hutchinson, the son of Emil and Edna (Hanson) Peterson. He was baptized as an infant and confirmed in his faith as a youth at Faith Lutheran Church (formerly Main Street Lutheran Church) in Hutchinson. He was educated in Hutchinson and a graduate of the Hutchinson High School class of 1948.

Engelmann Dairy named county farm family of the year

Roger and Peggy Engelmann and their 15 employees manage a 550-head dairy herd, run over 3,500 acres of cropland and help their sons with their 1,200 cows at another farm near Waverly, as well as a heifer facility east of Winsted.
But Roger Engelmann said he doesn’t feel like he works too hard.
“What’s that saying? If you love your job it isn’t work? Something like that,” said Roger Engelmann. “I really enjoy what I do.”