Tricounty News

Sharon Geissler, 70

Sharon Geissler of South Haven died peacefully in her sleep Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the University of Minnesota Hospital following a long and hard-fought battle with cancer. She was 70,W-Geissler-Sharon-Photo-Oval

Funeral services celebrating Sharon’s life will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Hutchinson with Pastor Wayne Morrison officiating. A private family burial will take place at a later date. There will be a gathering prior to the services Saturday afternoon from 2-3 p.m., and a time for sharing after the service at the church in Hutchinson.


Norbert Donnay, 81

N Donnay photoNorbert Donnay of Watkins died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at the Hilltop Health Care Center in Watkins. He was 81.


Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 27, at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Kimball. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. Fr. Thomas Olson will officiate. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, and from 9-10 a.m. Monday, at Ertl Funeral Home in Watkins. Parish prayers will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home followed by Watkins Legion Post #453 prayers at 6 p.m.


Roselyn McCarney, 93

Roselyn McCarney died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014,  at Emmanuel Home in Litchfield. She was 93.Roselyn McCarney pic0002

Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, Jan. 20, at Church of Our Lady in Manannah with Msgr. Francis Garvey and Rev. Joseph Steinbeisser officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday at Church of Our Lady in Manannah, and one hour prior to the services Monday, also at the church. Parish prayers will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, at the church in Manannah. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.


Marian (McCarthy) Enright, 102

M Enright photoMarian Enright of Walnut Creek, Calif. died Dec. 17, 2013. She was 102.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Watkins. Visitation will be one hour prior to services with the Rosary at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Interment will follow at St. Anthony Cemetery. Reception will follow at the Parish Center all in Watkins.


Marvin ‘Marv’ Brown, 78

Marvin Brown of New Brighton, formerly of Buffalo, died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, of ALS. He was 78.Marv Brown
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Fridley United Methodist Church, with visitation one hour before the service.