Saturday, July 21, 2012
Burnsville grad Michael Lee (Retterath) Fraser died unexpectedly on July 15.
Michael Lee (Retterath) Fraser Michael Lee (Retterath) Fraser, 45, died July 15, 2012. He was born on Sept. 11, 1966. He graduated from Burnsville High School in 1985. He was preceded in death by his father, Michael J. Retterath, and his paternal and maternal grandparents: Joe and Effie Retterath, Erick and Lillie Johnson. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Lorraine and Gerald Wagner; sister, Lori Retterath; two brothers, Clinton (Kelly) Retterath and Edward (Lisa) Retterath; two stepbrothers, Jared Wagner and Jason (Nicole) Wagner; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. A memorial service was held on Friday, July 20 at the White Funeral Home Chapel in Lakeville. Source: White Funeral Homes
Sunday, July 8, 2012
Shelly Marie Ulven died on Saturday, July 7, 2012.
Shelly Marie Ulven, 34, of Apple Valley passed away on July 7, 2012. According to Ulven's Facebook page, she graduated from Apple Valley Senior High in 1996. In the mid-2000s, she studied psychology at Augsburg College. She was also a longtime employee at Buy-Rite Auto Sales in Shakopee. Her favorite quotation was, "God will never give you anything you can't handle." She is survived by parents Ronald and Dolly Ulven, sister Shavaughn Ulven, niece Annabelle West, special friend Joel Helling. She is preceded in death by special dog Renagade. A Mass of Christian burial will be held in her honor during the upcoming week, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Church of the Risen Savior, 1501 E. County Road 42, in Burnsville, MN. Visitation …
Friday, July 6, 2012
Janet R. Gartner died on July 5, 2012.
Janet R. Gartner Janet R. Gartner, 76, of Burnsville, died on July 5, 2012. She is survived by children Teresa (John) Lund and Jeffrey Gartner; grandchildren Kathryn and Jason; and brother Robert Hall. She is preceded in death by husband Walter “Scout” Gartner. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 9, 2012 at Easter Lutheran Church in Eagan. There will be a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to service. Interment will take place in Brainerd, MN. Source: White Funeral Homes
Thursday, July 5, 2012
Dianne K. Fulton died on July 3, 2012.
Dianne K. Fulton Dianne K. Fulton, 65, of Burnsville, passed away on July 3, 2012. Fulton is formerly of Aitkin, MN. She is survived by loving daughter and son-in-law, Heather (Jeff) Walberg; grandchildren Dakotah, Kianna and Justin Walberg; brother, Jeff Nestvold; and husband Tom Fulton. She is preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Esther Nestvold. A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at White Funeral Home at 12804 Nicollet Ave S. Burnsville. Visitation begins one hour prior to the service. Source: White Funeral Homes
John R. Miilne passed away on July 3, 2012.
John R. Milne John R. Milne, 85, of Burnsville, died on July 3, 2012. He is survived by daughter Paula (Philip) Swiggum; Step children Brad (Nancy), Tom (Donna), Mike (Gayle), Susan Colehour, Becky (Hal) Linden; grandchildren Brian (Ali) Swiggum, Kristen (Mike) Savage, Michael Swiggum; and eight great-grandchildren; also by loving niece and 3 nephews. He is preceded in death by wife Virginia; sister Jean, and twin brother Donald. Funeral services for Milne will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2012 at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Apple Valley. Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Source: White Funeral Homes
Monday, July 2, 2012
Paul Weiher was described as a creative soul who had a special spot in his heart for Scotland, where his loved ones plan to scatter his ashes.
Paul W. Weiher, 46, of Burnsville, died on June 24, 2012. Weiher was born on June 19, 1966. His friends and family say he was an avid fisherman and pool player, who also loved to draw and spend time with his friends. He is described as "creative, witty and always willing to lend a hand." A memorial service was held in his honor on Thursday, June 28, 2012. Source: White Funeral Home
Sunday, July 1, 2012
January 13, 1927 - June 23, 2012
Burnsville resident John T. McGowan, also known “Terry,” died at the age of 85 on June 23, 2012. He is preceded in death by parents John H. and Gilberte McGowan, an infant daughter Ann Marie, and brother Tom McGowan. He is survived by wife Joan, children Laurie Thulien, Mary Jo McGowan, Tom McGowan, Bill (Tiffany) McGowan and Jim (Amy) McGowan; and nine grandchildren. His family bid him farewell during a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Church of the Risen Savior. He was interred at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Source: White Funeral Home