Tricounty News

Maynard Lommel, 80

Maynard Lommel died peacefully at his home Wednesday, May 29, 2013, surrounded by his family after battling cancer. He was 80.Maynard Lommel 881 0000168100

Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Pearl Lake (Marty). Concelebrants were Fr. Mark Ostendorf and Fr. Ralph Zimmerman. Visitation was from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. in the church. Burial was in the Holy Cross Cemetery.


Nancy Macht, 71

Nancy Macht of Eden Valley, formerly of St. Cloud, died peacefully after a courageous battle with breast cancer Thursday, May 30, 2013, surrounded by her loving family Nancy K. Macht 2429at the St. Cloud Hospital. She was 71.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was at 11 a.m. Monday at Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley with Rev. Matthew Kuhn and Rev. Jerome Naduvathaniyil, OSB officiating.Relatives and friends called from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud, and after 10 a.m. Monday at the church. Parish prayers were at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial was in the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Little Falls.


Robert Helm, 77

Robert Helm of South Haven died Thursday, May 30, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital. He was 77.w-Robert-Helm-2-001

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, June 3, at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel with Rev. Michael Nelson officiating. A time to gather with the family will be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday afternoon at the funeral home at 611 N. 2nd Street in Dassel.


Thomas Steiner, 85

Thomas Steiner of Annandale died May 26, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital. He was 85.Thomas Steiner 2428

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 3, at St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Clearwater with Reverend Steven Hoffmann officiating. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at the Daniel Funeral Home in Clearwater and one hour prior to services at the church Monday. Parish prayers will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home followed by Clearwater American Legion Post 323 at 7:30 p.m. Burial will take place in the St. Luke’s Parish Cemetery in Clearwater with full military honors.


In Memory of Jacob

w-JakeKlein-lgI looked upon the cloth of life a thing of beauty to behold,

My eye was caught by the shimmering light of a Thread of solid gold.

This Thread had strength and courage and many things uncommonly seen,

It stood out as a Thread of greatness upon the Master's skein.

The Master used this Thread in places that needed an uplifting touch,