from The Paynesville Press
Toni Anderson, 46, Paynesville|
Toni Lee Anderson, 46, of Paynesville, died on Sunday, March 19, at the Koronis Manor in Paynesville of colon and liver cancer.
Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24, at Paynesville Lutheran Church. Rev. Dave Nelson and Jeff Bergman will officiate. Burial will be in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Atwater.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church.
Toni was born on Feb. 9, 1950, in Litchfield to Larry and Audrey Anderson. He grew up and lived most of his life near Grove City and graduated from Grove City High School in 1978.
At the age of 19, he suffered an accident which resulted in traumatic brain injury. His last 13 years were spent with Supportive Lifestyles of Willmar and worked at West Central Industries for seven and a half years.
As a young boy, he loved sports and the outdoors. Now Toni enjoyed music from the 70s and watching Viking games.
Toni is survived by his parents, Larry and Audrey Anderson of Paynesville; a sister Deborah (Dave Treml) Anderson of Litchfield; one niece; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Candy Willemsen, 22, Roscoe
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. today (Wednesday, March 22) at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Farming. Reverend Fred Kutter will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Candy was born on Sept. 19, 1983, in Paynesville to Brian and Margie (Albrecht) Willemsen. She grew up in Roscoe and attended school in Paynesville.
Candy loved music and driving her car.
She is survived by her parents, Brian and Margie of Roscoe; sisters, LuAnn (Lugene) Veurink of Milaca and Kim (Chad) Fette of Albertville; grandmothers, Dorothy Willemsen and Irene Albrecht, both of Roscoe; and one niece.
Candy was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Jacob Willemsen and Orlin "Slim" Albrecht; and a nephew.
Lucille Flint, 89, Roscoe
Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 20, at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Roscoe. Burial was in the parish cemetery.
Lucille was born in Roscoe to Benedict and Mary (Niewind) Hageman. She married Gregor Flint on Aug. 27, 1940, in St. Agnes Church, Roscoe.
During her lifetime, Lucille was a nanny for a family in Minneapolis, owned and operated Flint Trucking with her husband, bartended in Roscoe, made many quilts and enjoyed fishing.
She was a member of St. Agnes Parish, Christian Mothers, Roscoe Mission Group and former 4-H leader. She continued to stitch calendars for family and friends through 2006.
Lucille is survived by her children, Roger (Joanne) of St. Joseph, Allen of Roscoe and Dianne (Tom) Herzog of St. Joseph; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Stella Gruber of Paynesville and Cyrilla Hageman of Roscoe; and two nieces and seven nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gregor; parents; brothers, Melvin and Raymond; and sister, Viola Hormann.
Mayme Dombrovski, 86, Sartell
Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell. Burial was in the St. Francis Xavier Parish Cemetery in Sartell.
Mayme was born Feb. 13, 1920, in Foley, Minn., to Louis and Rose (Dalbec) Donais. She married M.S. "Lee" Dombrovski on March 15, 1943, in Los Angelas, Calif.
She was a former member of St. Francis Xavier Parish and St. Monica's Christian Women.
Mayme is survived by her children Ronald (Carol) Dombrovski of Billings, Mont., Keith (Mary) Dombrovski of Paynesville, Thomas (Lori) Dombrovski of Flagstaff, Ariz., Kathy Shaw of Helena, Mont., and James "Tubby" (Mary) Dombrovski of Bayport, Minn.; 14 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Paul Donais, Ida Flicker, Mabel Pivec, Stella Schneider, Lawrence Donais, Mildred Plog, Marjorie Paulson and Mary Ann Kemper.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Henry, Wilfred, Clifford, and Clarence; and sisters, Clementine Laird and Melvina Wojciechowski.
Peter Fuchs, 87, Sartell
Mass of Christian Burial was at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, March 13, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell. His nephew Reverend Al Blonigan officiated.
Peter was born March 28, 1918, in Lake Henry, Minn., to the late John and Mary (Weymann) Fuchs. He grew up on the family farm and graduated from St. Cloud Business College in 1938.
He married Agnes Eveslage on Oct. 8, 1940, at St. Andrew's Catholic Church in Greenwald.
Pete worked as an accountant in St. Cloud and in 1942 he went to Alaska and was an accountant for the construction company that was building the Al-Can Highway. Later he lived and worked in Montevideo, Minn., and Albany, Ore. Pete and Agnes moved to Marshall, Minn., in 1951 where he continued to be an accountant at Swift & Co., and then at Lyon County Co-op for 27 years where he was assistant manager. He retired in 1985. Pete and Agnes moved to Sartell in 1996 to be closer to family.
He was a member of the Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus and was their comptroller and gambling manager for 13 years. He also was a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters, Knights of Columbus Council 5276, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, and former member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall.
Pete and Agnes were great dancers and loved dancing with their friends in Marshall. He also enjoyed bowling, traveling and yard work.
Peter is survived by his wife Agnes of Sartell; two daughters, Lynette "Lynn" and husband Herman Pietrowski of Little Falls and Sandra "Sandy" and husband Robert Sexton of Sartell; five grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Edward, Anton and Michael; sisters, Louise Winter, Magdalena Blonigan, Margaret Lieser, Rose Haider, Agatha Lieser, and Cecilia Van Beck; and an infant brother and sister.