Tricounty News

Geneva Bennett, 84

Geneva Bennett of St. Cloud, formerly of Paynesville and Eden Valley, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. She was 84.W-Geneva-Bennett-2513

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Church of God in Eden Valley at 553 Maple Street. Burial will take place in the Eden Lake Cemetery of Eden Valley. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church in Eden Valley.


Donald ‘Duck’ Swanson, 88

Donald “Duck” Swanson of Watkins died peacefully at his farm near Forest City Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. He was 88.Picture4-Donald Swanson

A private family service will be held at the Emmanuel Home, and a public memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at the Ostmark Lutheran Church. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the church. Interment will be in the Lake Ripley Cemetery following the family service. Military Honors will be provided by the Litchfield Military Honor Guard.


George Robuck, 83

George Robuck of Annandale died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at his home. He was 83.Robuck George

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., with memorial services held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Concordia Lutheran Church with Rev. Timothy Nerud officiating. Interment will be at Concordia Lutheran Cemetery.


Todd Roy, 45

Todd Alan Roy, of Annandale, formerly of Fairhaven, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, in Watkins. He was 45.W-Roy-Todd

Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at St. Anne Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Olson as the Celebrant. Burial followed at St. Anne Catholic Cemetery. Friends called from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Kimball and one hour prior to services, Saturday at the church. Parish Prayers were at 4:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.


Regina Schutz, 93

Regina Schutz of Cold Spring, formerly of Eden Valley, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at Assumption Home in Cold Spring. She was 93.Regina Schutz Photo0001

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at Assumption Catholic Church with Rev. Jerome Naduvathaniyil, O.S.B. and Rev. Julius Becker officiating. Burial will be at the parish cemetery. Family and friends may call from 1-2 p.m. Thursday, at Assumption Nursing Home Chapel in Cold Spring, and from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Eden Valley, and also one hour prior to services Friday at the church in Eden Valley. Eden Valley Senior Citizens will pray at 4:30 p.m., followed by Christian Women Society at 7 p.m., and parish prayers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home in Eden Valley.