Funeral Announcements

Mundwiler and Larson Funeral Home announces the death of Alvah Clark, who died on July 2, 2017 at Grace Home in Graceville, MN.   Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 10, at 2:00 p.m. at Beardsley United Methodist Church.  Rev. Ailsa Odom will officiate and burial will be in the Clinton Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Sunday at the church beginning at 5 p.m. with at prayer service at 7 p.m.  Visitation will continue at the church on Monday, one hour prior to the service.
Alvah is survived by two brothers: Frank Clark of Graceville, MN; Raymond (Susan) Clark of Osakis, MN; one sister, Helen (Kevin) Peterson of McMinnville, OR; and his nieces and nephews.

The Mundwiler Funeral Home announces the death of Mary Kelzer DeVaal, age 87, of Milbank died July 2, 2017, at her residence. 
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, July 11 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Milbank. Visitation will be held on Monday at Mundwiler Funeral Home from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with a prayer vigil at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue at the church on Tuesday, one hour prior to the Mass. Burial will be in the Milbank City Cemetery. 

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Dennis (Mary) DeVaal of Fitchburg, WI; Gerald (Denice) DeVaal of Grand Forks, ND; Jim (Karla) DeVaal of Milbank, SD; Diane DeVaal of Milbank, SD; seven grandchildren: two great-grandsons: two brothers: Harvey (Josephine) Kelzer of Ortonville, MN; Gene Kelzer of Rochester, MN; two sisters: Vivian Strei of Ortonville, MN; Elaine Ries of Watertown, SD; brother-in-law, Stan (Muriel) DeVaal of Rochester, MN.

Mundwiler and Larson Funeral Home of Clinton announces the death of Hulda A. “Tooty” Ballhagen of Graceville, age 95, who died on July 8, 2017, at Essentia Health in Fargo, ND.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 12, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Clinton.  Rev. Bev McNeill will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church, and burial will be at the Clinton Cemetery.

Tooty is survived by sons: Kenneth (Barb) Ballhagen of Zimmerman, MN; Gary (Pam) Ballhagen of Maple Plain, MN; and Dale (Shelly) Ballhagen of Zimmerman, MN; daughter, Karen (Roland) Elonet of Clinton, MN; brothers: Robert Jorschumb of Ortonville, MN, and Harold Jorschumb; sister, Carol Haugen of Vacaville, CA; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

The Mundwiler Funeral Home announces the death of Dennis VanAsch, age 72 of Milbank died July 8, 2017, at Milbank Care and Rehabilitation Center.  Services are pending.

 

Jeff Olson

The Zahrbock Funeral Home announces the death of 54 year old Jeff Olson of rural Madison who passed away on June 8, 2017 at his farm home. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, June 15,

Joann Ahartz

Mundwiler Funeral Home announces the death of Joann Ahartz, age 72, formerly of Milbank. Joann died June 10, 2017, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD. Fr. Gary DeRouchey will celebrate the Mass of Christian Burial on