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    Donald W. "Butch" Radke,
    Age 76 of Hastings, died Sunday morning, September 17, 2017, at his home in Hastings.

    Donald Wayne, the son of Oscar and Ella (Drager) Radke was born June 23, 1941, in Hastings and graduated from Hastings High School with the class of 1959. He was united in marriage to Darlene Ferber on September 7, 1963, at Concordia Lutheran Church, South St. Paul.

    Butch enrolled in apprenticeship classes for the carpentry trade in 1964 and was a member of Local 97, Twin Cities Carpenters & Joiners, where he worked as a carpenter for both residential and commercial. Donald enjoyed hunting, fishing and going to his lake home for many years.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Jean Buck; brother-in-law, Cecil Warner; and nephew, David Klein.

    Donald is survived by his wife of 54 years, Darlene Radke; sons, Todd (Lisa) Radke and Ted Radke (special friend, Missy); granddaughters, Quinlyn and Alexandra; great grandchild, Ayra; brothers, Roger (Joan) and Tom (Lisa); sisters, Rosemary (Kenneth) Klein, Joan Warner, Linda (Richard) Moritz, Nancy Radke, Virginia (William) Bauer and Loretta (Robert) Moritz; his best friend, Charles Mamer; and by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

    Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, September 21, 2017, at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 202 West Eight St., in Hastings, with Reverend Jason Theil and Reverend Jon Zimpelmann officiating. Private interment will be held at Ten Mile Lake Cemetery near Fergus Falls, Minnesota.                                                                         

    Arrangements are being completed by Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings.
       

    Robert Kavitz,
    Age 74, of Hastings, passed away at home, surrounded by his family on September 17, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial is pending at Et. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Hastings.
    The complete obituary will be published when available.

    Robin Rae Raske,
    Age 54, of Hastings passed away on September 11, 2017 at her home. A Funeral service, officiated by Pastor Loren Bjokne, was held Saturday (9/16) Interment, Lakeside Cemetery.

    Kathryn T. Murray,
    Age 54, of Hastings, passed away surrounded by her family at Regions Hospital in St. Paul on Sept. 12, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial, was held on Friday (9/15) at 10:30 AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Hastings. Interment, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Cemetery.

    Lawrence R. "Larry" Rowan,
    Age 72, of Hastings died Tuesday September 12, 2017 at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN. Funeral service for Larry was held at 11:00 am Friday, September 15, 2017. Interment followed in the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Cemetery in Hastings.

    Frances M. (Kranz) McAlpin,
    Frances M. (Kranz) McAlpin, age 107 of Minneapolis, formerly of Hastings, died Tuesday, September 12, 2017, in Minneapolis.

    Frances Mary O'Connor was born March 31, 1910 in Red Wing, to William and Mary (Schickling) O'Connor.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 sister Florence Evans, 2 brothers Tom and Marcus O'Connor. Frances is survived by her 2 daughters Mary (David) Schmit and Gretchen (Loren) Irvine. 4 grandchildren, many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

    A Funeral Mass, officiated by Fr. Michael Barsness, will be held at 11:00 am Monday, September 18, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 15th Street W., Hastings. A visitation will be held Monday at the church from 9:30-11:00 am. Interment will take place in the parish cemetery.

    Arrangements were completed by Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings.

        

    Marian M. Campbell,
    Age 94 of Coon Rapids and formerly of Hastings, died peacefully on Monday evening, September 11, 2017, at Epiphany Assisted Living of Coon Rapids. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Hastings, with Father Michael Barsness officiating. A reception will follow Mass, and interment will be held at 1:35 p.m. Tuesday afternoon at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.

    Darlene Burr,
    Age 69 of Hastings, died peacefully on Sunday morning, September 10, 2017, at Augustana Care of Hastings, following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held 5:00 p.m. Monday, September 18, 2017, at Cornerstone Bible Church in Hastings, with Pastor James Bzoskie officiating. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at church. Private family interment at Lakeside Cemetery will be held at a later date.

    Terence "Terry" Hartman,
    Age 60 of Hastings and formerly of Prescott, died peacefully Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale, following an extended illness. A Celebration of Terry's Life was held at a local funeral home in Hastings. Private family interment will be held at a later date.

    Marion B. Feidt,
    Age 80, of Hastings, died Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Regina Senior Living in Hastings. The Funeral Mass was held September 11, 2017 at 11:30 am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Hastings. Arrangements were completed by Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings.
       

    Roxanne G. Matz,
    Age 82 of Hastings, died peacefully Tuesday evening, September 5, 2017, at Augustana Care of Hastings. Funeral services were held 2 p.m. September 11, 2017, at Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings, with Gordon Gathright officiating. Interment followed at Lakeside Cemetery in Hastings. Arrangements were completed by Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings.

    Shannon M. Daggett,
    Age 37, of St. Paul, formerly of Hastings, passed away September 1, 2017. A Memorial Service was helf on September 7, 2017.

    Richard "Rich" Meier,
    Age 71 of Hastings, died peacefully on Thursday evening, August 31, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society in Stillwater, following a four year battle with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial was held September 7, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Hastings. Interment with Military Honors took place in Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.

    Denis R. Grubar,
    Age 78, of Hastings, passed away August 27, 2017. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday (8/31) at 10:30 AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 W. 15th Street in Hastings. Interment, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Cemetery. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers.

    Richard P. Jahnke,
    Age 86 of Hastings, died peacefully Sunday morning, August 27, 2017, at Inver Glen Senior Living in Inver Grove Heights. Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, September 1, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Hastings. Interment followed at the parish cemetery.

    Dorothy J. Most,
    Age 67 of Hastings, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2017, at her home. Memorial services were held Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at Our Saviour's Ev. Lutheran Church in Hastings, with Reverend Lloyd Menke officiating.

    Rosemary Fitzgerald Marthaler,
    Age 92 of Rosemount, died peacefully on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at United Hospital in St. Paul following a brief illness. Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, August 28, 2017, at St. Agatha Catholic Church in Coates. Interment followed in the parish cemetery. Arrangements were completed by Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Hastings.



     

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