OBITUARY NOTICES Sophia I. Affeldt, 92, of Wykoff, died today at Preston Good Samaritan Center. Thauwald Funeral Home, Wykoff.

Faye Dawn Andrews, 57, of Rochester, died Wednesday of pancreatic cancer in Rochester Healthcare East. Macken Funeral Home, Rochester.

John Beaucage, 64, of Nipissing First Nation, Ontario, Canada, formerly of Winona, died March 17, 2005, at his home. Hillside Funeral Service, North Bay, Ontario, Canada.

Stephen Fay Beeman, 85, of Austin, died Wednesday at La Crescent Home Care. A private funeral will be at a later date. Worlein Funeral Home, Austin.

Ethel A. Bolduan, 89, of Caledonia, died Wednesday at Tweeten Health Services in Spring Grove. Haugen-Roble-Jandt Funeral Home, Caledonia.

Keith A. Hines, 64, of Austin, died Wednesday at St. Mark's Lutheran Home. Mayer Funeral Home, Austin.


Joyce T. Johnson, 88, of Eugene, Ore., formerly of Harmony, died Sunday at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Greenfield Lutheran Church in Harmony.

Genevieve Jones, 87, of Lime Springs, Iowa, died Saturday at Evans Memorial Home in Cresco, Iowa. Lindstrom Funeral Home, Cresco.

William Joseph Kilgore, 35, of Ridgecrest, Calif., formerly of Austin, died Saturday in Ridgecrest. Holland &; Lyons Mortuary, Ridgecrest.

Heather S. Kraetsch, 19, of Racine, died Wednesday. Griffin-Gray Funeral Home, Stewartville.

Linda Matzke, 59, of Rochester, formerly of Lewiston, died Tuesday at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester. Hoff Funeral Homes-Lewiston Chapel, Lewiston.

Mary Kathryn Podein, 91, of Rochester, died Wednesday at Rochester Health and Rehabilitation East. Macken Funeral Home, Rochester.

Jamie Schlachter, 23, of Rochester, died Tuesday in St. Joseph, Mich. Macken Funeral Home, Rochester.

Mildred Wencl, 82, of Austin, died Wednesday at Austin Medical Center. Worlein Funeral Home, Austin.


Donald H. Whealdon, 80, of Rochester, died Wednesday at his home. Ranfranz &; Vine Funeral Homes, Rochester.

Chad Wilson, 20, of Rose Creek, died Tuesday at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph, Mich. Worlein Funeral Home, Austin.

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