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Gary Schindele posted a message. New comment added.
Nov 22, 2020 at 8:03 PM

Posted on: Nov 19, 2020 at 4:23 PM

Happy Birthday Joe, and many more. (at least I'm not late)

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for Ken Schramel.
Nov 11, 2020 at 5:11 PM


A St. Cloud resident, Schramel was killed in action July 14, 1967 in Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam, while serving with the 26th Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army.
A 1965 graduate, Schramel had been in-country just three months. He is the son of the late Michael and LaVera (Athman) Schramel, who lived on 33rd Avenue N. at the time.

SPC Kenneth Michael Schramel BIRTH 6 May 1947 Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota, USA DEATH 14 Jul 1967 (aged 20) Vietnam BURIAL Assumption Cemetery  ~~~~~~~~~~ Name: Kenneth Michael Schramel Birth Date: 6 May 1947 Death (KIA) Date: 14 Jul 1967 Age: 20 Home City: St Cloud Home State: Minnesota Casualty Country: Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) Tour Start Date: 6 Apr 1967 Service Branch: Department of the Army Service Occupation: Light Weapons Infantry Rank: Specialist Fourth Class Company: C Co Regiment: 26th Inf Battalion: 1st Bn

Ken Schramel has been added to In Memory.
Nov 11, 2020 at 4:52 PM
Oct 18, 2020 at 9:32 PM


TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for JAMES GOERING.
Sep 26, 2020 at 3:16 PM

James 'Jim' Goering

  • James 'Jim' Goering

Goering, James "Jim" 73, of Crystal, MN passed away peacefully on September 19th, 2020 from complications of cancer. Beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Uncle. He is preceded in death by brothers John and Mike, sister Mary Lutgen and parents Jacob and Alvina (Frankie) all from St. Cloud, MN. He is survived by Wife Linda, of 50 years. Son Robert (Andrea), grandchildren Trevor and Devin. Daughter Jen Tonder. Visitation 2 P.M. and Memorial Service at 3 P.M. Sunday October 4th at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 7180 Hemlock Ln N, Maple Grove, MN - A private burial will take place at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery later in October.

JOHN STROMMEN posted a message.
Aug 31, 2020 at 1:20 PM

Hope all is well with you all.... Jack

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for Roger Noyes.
Jul 25, 2020 at 5:17 PM

Roger L. Noyes

  • Roger L. Noyes

Noyes, Roger L. age 73 of Andover, passed away July 21, 2020. Preceded in death by parents, Leonard and Phyllis. Survived by his wife of 54 years, Joyce; children, Michelle (Ira) Smith, Duane; grandchildren, Brady, Tyler, Kayla, Jamie, Skye, Yvonne; great grandson, Camdyn; brothers, Dale (Karen) and Marvin (Noreen); other family members and close friends. Longtime truck driver and former firefighter and EMT. Private interment Morningside Memorial Gardens. Memorials to the Humane Society. Funeral service 11:00 AM, Monday, July 27, with visitation one hour prior at: Washburn-McReavy.com Coon Rapids Chapel 763-767-1000 1827 Coon Rapids Blvd.

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for Michael Walsh.
Jul 11, 2020 at 12:45 PM





Michael George Walsh

Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
DEATH 6 Mar 1999 (aged 51)
Foley, Benton County, Minnesota, USA
BURIAL Popple CreekBenton CountyMinnesotaUSA
PLOT Row J, Grave 21
MEMORIAL ID 82389410 · View Source Michael George Walsh

Mike was the first of the twins (boys) about 1/2 before Peter in st paul Moved to st cloud mn where he went to high school and joined the army thru st cloud. He was stationed in Vietnam for most of his 11 years while in the service. He met married and divorced Maureen and then married Alodean who he also divorced. they had 2 boys, Roger and Keith. He returned to st. cloud from las vegas where he and alodean had lived. Mike spent considerable time in the va hosp in st cloud with ptsd and alcohol consumption. He was found expired in his home from a massive heat attack.

Bio by Mrs. Mary Lorane Walsh

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for RONALD BURCZUK.
Jun 29, 2020 at 1:58 PM

Ronald G. Burczyk, 68, Sauk Rapids, MN, died 12-02-2015.

Arrangements: Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids. Vis: all at funeral home, 4-8 p.m. Sun., Dec. 6 and one hour prior to Service: 11 a.m. Mon., Dec. 7 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids.

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for EUGENE BARTHEL.
Jun 29, 2020 at 1:52 PM



Eugene Aloys "Butch" Barthel, 69




6/6/1947 - 1/21/2017

Gene Barthel, age 69 of Rosemount Minnesota passed away on January 21, 2017.

 Gene was born in St. Martin, MN on June 6th 1947 to Anton & Martha Barthel. His younger years were spent on the family farm and later they moved to St. Cloud. He graduated from St Cloud Technical High School and went on to St. Cloud Technical College.  Upon graduation Gene served our country in the United States Air Force.

 Gene was married to Shirley Stellmach on 11.15.1969, together they shared 47 years of marriage.

 Gene worked at the Minnesota Zoological Garden in Apple Valley MN. He worked there for 35 years until retirement in 2012. 

 Gene was a loving husband and father who loved his family and friends and the children adored their father.  Years ago Gene bought his first of 4 motorhomes and that was it, his love of camping was born.  He enjoyed taking the kids and grandchildren with and teaching the history of United States.  Gene also enjoyed his beautiful yard, and the animals and pets that roamed it.  His other interests included Nascar, woodworking & puzzles. 

 Gene is survived by his loving wife and best friend Shirley, their children Kelli (Rob) Ritzman, and Ben (Jessica).  Grandchildren Doran and Brayde Ritzman.  Kendal, Jayden and Kenzie Barthel.  4 brothers Ray (Hilda) Tony (Viloa) Dennis (Tootie) Jerry (Diane) and 2 sisters Marge (Ken) Kollodge and Janet (Duane) Orton.  Brother in-law Gene Loehlein.  So many other special family, friends, neighbors and co-workers.

 Gene is proceeded in death by his parents Anton and Martha Barthel, parent In-laws Alphonse and Marie Stellmach and Theresa Loehlein (sister).

 Celebration of Life & Prayer Service February 4th from 12-4pm.  Prayer Service at 12:30

Rosemount Steeple Center

14375 South Robert Trail

Rosemount, MN 55068

In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

5353 Wayzata Blvd. Ste. 500

St Louis Park, MN 55416

TOM BETTENDORF has left an In Memory comment for KATHRYN HUBEN.
Jun 29, 2020 at 1:44 PM

St. Cloud - Kathryn "Kathy" M. Huben, age 72, St. Cloud, MN, lost her battle with cancer on Monday, June 15, 2020.

At Kathy's request, services will be private. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Kathy was born November 29, 1947 in St. Cloud, MN to Herbert and Viola (Henkemeyer) Huben. She was the third of five children. Kathy was employed by Smurfit Stone Container for 27 years.

Kathy was passionate about all animals and dogs were her companions throughout her life. She faithfully walked her dogs throughout the day and often included the neighbors' dogs. Kathy loved caring for her backyard birds as well.

Physical fitness was important throughout her life. Kathy was proficient at many sports, including racquetball, softball, tennis, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. She volunteered at the Tri-County Humane Society specializing in surgery assistance.

She cared about her neighborhood and was the kind of neighbor every community would like to have.

Kathy is survived by her sister, Barb Robinson of St. Cloud, MN; brothers, Frank Huben of Sauk Rapids, MN; and Don Huben of Blaine, MN; and ten nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Wayne Huben.

Memorials are preferred to the Tri-County Humane Society.

Gary Schindele posted a message. New comment added.
Jun 27, 2020 at 11:11 AM

Posted on: Nov 26, 2019 at 11:30 PM

Happy birthday Joe, and many more

Gary Schindele posted a message. New comment added.
Jun 27, 2020 at 11:01 AM

Posted on: Mar 19, 2020 at 10:01 PM

Hay Joe, how you doing hunkered Down?

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Jun 22, 2020 at 8:51 PM
Apr 16, 2020 at 5:13 PM

Tom & Charlie, thanks for all you do!! to keep 1965 class alive. Jack Strommen