Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Feb. 23, 2013 saw the passing of Marvis Westerberg, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and companion to Henry, a 16-pound Norwegian forest cat.
Marvis Malinda (Guhlke) Westerberg died of pneumonia at the age of 85 on Feb. 23, 2013, surrounded by family on Saturday at N.C. Little Hospice. Westerberg was born on Jan. 15, 1928. She and her husband Bill settled in Burnsville in 1963. She was devoted member of Lutheran Church of the Ascension for 45 years. "Marvis was our beautiful matriarch and loving mother, who would be as comfortable picking corn or sewing a prom dress, as she would be gracefully preparing a dinner for twenty (that could feed fifty of course)," her family writes. "An exceptional an knowledgable gardener, her fondest pastime was feeding and watching the song birds she attracted to her back yard feeders." She is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, William; …
Monday, February 18, 2013
July 22, 1948 - Feb. 16, 2013
Edward W. Conley, of Burnsville, passed away on Feb. 16, 2013 at the age of 64. He had recently retired from Lockheed Martin. On Dec. 28, 2012 he ended his career at the company after 39 1/2 years. He is preceded in death by parents, William and Jennie Conley, and brother, Robert Conley. Conley is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Jeri; children, Michele (Brad) Amys, Kristin Conley (Sean Stiehm), Nathan and Shawn; grandchildren, Noah and Ryder Amys; siblings, Gayle (Don) Seitz and Bill (Carole) Conley; also by other loving relatives and friends. A mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 at Mary, Mother of the Church in Burnsville, with visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday at White Funeral Home…
Friday, February 15, 2013
Charles M. Becker died Feb. 7.
Charles M. Becker, of Rosemount, passed away on Feb. 7, 2013 at age of 80. He is preceded in death by his sisters, Mary and Marcelline. Becker is survived by his brother George (Adele) Becker; also by other relatives and friends. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at Mary, Mother of the Church (333 E Cliff Road in Burnsville). Visitation is scheduled for one hour prior to the service at church.
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Aug. 29, 1926 - Feb. 9, 2013
Ruby M. Schuhmacher, of Burnsville, passed away February 9, 2013 a the age of 86. Schuhmacher is a former resident of Alexandria. She is preceded in death by her husband, Edgar. Schuhmacher is survived by her children: Melody (Gene) Tousignant, Lonny ( Barbara) Schuhmacher, and Cynde (Mike) Christle; grandchildren, Travis (Ann), Lisa (Scott), Lora (Kevin), Chad, and Nikki (Steve); great-grandchildren: Morgan, Matthew, Andrew, Catherine, Chuck, Alex, Bryan, Tyler, Shelby, and Austin; siblings, Tom (Adelle) Muzik Jr., Shirley (Sandy) Hanson, Vern Muzik, Linda (Dennis) Martinek, and Bonnie Muzik; also by other loving relatives and friends. A funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at Christ Lutheran Church in …
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Dec. 15, 1920 - Feb. 3, 2013
Lucille A. Turner, of Burnsville, passed away Feb. 3, 2013 at the age of 92. Turner is preceded in death by her husband, William, and her brother, Thomas Grulke. She is survived by children, Lonnie (Helen), Charlene (Sheldon) Swaney, Deatra Turner; 6 grandchildren and 8 great grandchild, Chris Turner, Ben (Shelly) Sunderlin, Matt (Amy) Swaney, Joel (Carrie) Swaney, Andy (Rachael) Cable and Tony (Sue) Cable; great-grandchildren, Eli, Nick, Kaitlyn, Spencer, Sarah, Joshua, Jacob and Thomas; siblings, Thelmas 'Tom' (Grace) Grulke, Leona (Herb) Buerger, and Viola McKenzie. A funeral service is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 8, at 11 a.m. at White Funeral Home in Burnsville, with a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to service.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
At least two Burnsville residents died this week.
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Friday, February 1, 2013
Oct. 14, 1946 - Jan. 30, 2013
Sherry L. Beilke, of Burnsville, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Jan. 30, 2013 at age 66. Beilke was a longtime resident of Austin, MN before moving to Burnsville. She worked for Maple Island Dairy, Our Own Hardware and then Wells Fargo Bank. She is preceded in death by her parents, Dail and Grace Lorimor. Beilke is survived by her loving husband of 42 years, Richard; son, Brian (Jean); granddaughter, Abigail Beilke; siblings, Jack (Sheila) Lorimor and Kim (John) Dulitz; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A memorial service is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 at the White Funeral Home in Apple Valley, with a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
This week saw the passing of Terry Pardee, a man remembered by friends for his generosity and warm sense of humor.
Terry L. Pardee, of Burnsville, passed away Jan. 18, 2013 at the age of 64. He is survived by his wife, Marva; daughters, Lori (Paul) Pardee-Cushing and Kristi Pardee; grandchildren, Carrie (Benjamin) Richter and Jennifer Morrow (Steven Erickson); great granddaughter, Amyethyst Rose; siblings, Karen (Patrick) Finnegan, Tom Schultz, and John (Norma) Schultz; also by other loving relatives and friends. A memorial service for Pardee will held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 at White Funeral Home (12804 Nicollet Ave) in Burnsville. Visitation is scheduled for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials to Pardee's favorite charities are preferred in lieu of flowers. See and sign Pardee's guest book here.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Five Burnsville-Savage residents died over the last week: See their obituaries and sign their online guest books.
Dec. 9 • Pril Non, Age 92: Click here to sign Pril's guest book or leave a comment on this article. Dec. 8 • Horn Va, Age 80: Click here to sign Horn's guest book or leave a comment on this article. Dec. 7 • Ruth Helen Hagman, Age 87: Sign Ruth's guest book or leave a comment on this article. Dec. 6 • Laurie Dittberner, Age 58: Sign Laurie's guest book or leave a comment on this article. Dec. 5 • Diane Lansink, Age 66: Sign Diane's guest book or leave a comment on this article. Can't find who you're looking for? See last week's deaths: Recent Deaths in Burnsville, Dec. 2 of 2012 or check our Obituaries tab.
Friday, December 7, 2012
Oct. 22, 1946 - Dec. 5, 2012
Burnsville resident Diane C. Lansink passed away suddenly on Dec. 5, 2012 at the age of 66. Lansink is preceded in death by her parents, Laurence and Zolo Anderson. She is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, Jerry; children, Michelle (Jeff) Joerger, Jeff (Lisa) and Dan (Fiancée Katie) Lansink; grandchildren, Jake and Zach Joerger and Maddie, Carson and Stella Lansink; siblings, Ken (Shirley) and Ron (Pat) Anderson, Carmen Looney, Wanda (Tom) Trombley and Cathy (Dave) Kemp; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A memorial will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Savage with a gathering of family and friends two hours prior to mass. Interment will take place at Resurrection …