Funeral Notices

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

72, of Bloomington, passed away on June 24, 2014. Preceded in death by her parents, John and Laura Errington, brother, Jack and nephew Tony Gale. Survived by her wonderful friend, Lee Jakober; Son, Jon (Amy) Coffey; daughter, Karen DeJong; grandchildren, Laura, Isaac and Aaron; sisters, Mary Gale and Jane (Jerry) Hubbard; nieces, Stephanie (Mike) Gleason and Nikki (Jayson) Nelson; nephews, Bill (Mary) Gale, Trevor Hubbard. Visitation Thursday July 10, 2014 from 5-7 PM at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington.

Bloomington 952-888-7771

Monday, June 23, 2014

On Saturday, June 21, 2014 Maureen Degnan, passed away at the age of 66 years.  Maureen was born in Chicago, IL, but was raised and live in Minnesota almost her entire life.  She briefly lived in Seattle, Washington shortly after getting married.  Maureen attended St. Richard's Catholic School through the 8th.  She attended high school at Holy, Angels Academy, graduating in 1966.  She attended the University of Minnesota, graduating in 1970 with a Bachelors of Science degree.  Maureen was a life long member of Kappa Delta Sorority.  As an undergraduate she served as Vice President of the U of M Chapter.  She also served as the President of the MN Alumnae Chapter.  She served as a National Officer for three years working for the alumnae chapters in five states. Maureen was an active member of Pax Christi Catholic Church where she served as a member of the Churches Administrative Council for three years and was also the scheduler for all 6 ministries.  She is currently a member of St. Patrick's in Edina, MN.  Maureen worked for the Edina School District since 1989 as an Administrative Assistant.  In addition, she served as the President of the Edina Professional Association of Support Staff in the Edina Schools. Maureen will be lovingly remembered by her parents, John McCanna and Virginia McCanna (nee Blake); her children, John Degnan (Terry), Amy Schaefer (Joel), David Degnan (Pamela); her siblings, John McCanna (Mary), Tom McCanna (Jeanne), and Susan Cucchiarella (Mike), and her 7 Grandchildren, Dawson, Jack, Grace, Julia, Ellen, William, and Robbie.  Maureen will also be forever remembered by her nieces, nephews her extended family and dear friends. Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 25th from 5-8 pm at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Ave., S. Bloomington. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Church of St. Patrick, 6820 St Patricks Lane, Edina, MN on Thursday, June 26th at 11:00 am with visitation beginning at 10 am.


                               Bloomington, MN   952-888-7771

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Age 88 of Apple Valley.  Retired from Control Data Corporation. Jean has left a lasting legacy of compassion, honesty and love on her children and grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Gordon; 2 grandchildren; parents, Anthony and Rose; brother, Leo Plantenberg; sisters, Bernadine Bird, Elenore Marshall, Mildred Robinson, Ruth Kley.  Survived by children, Richard (Suann), Robert (Jasmin), Thomas (Patti), Mary (Dale) Lutterman, Connie (Mark) Murray, Steven (Dolora), Barbara (Steve) Zuehlke, Gordon (Teresa), Michael (Cindy);grandchildren,Tony, Robert, Joel, Toni, Erin, Beth, Julia, Scott, Mike, Jeff, Sara, Jesse, Jake, Amanda, Steven, Kyle, David, Christie, Malorie, Bekka, Becky, Joe, Jenny, Megan, Matt; great grandchildren, Anthony,Addie, James, Angela, Danielle, Nichole, Lily, Azalea, Micah, Manuel, Felicity, Liam, Carter, Zach, Hailey, Ben, Trenton, Aubrie, Dominick, Makayla, Hailey, Charlie; great-great grandchildren, Gavin, Kera, Kyra.  Mass of Christian Burial Friday, 11:00 AM at the Church of St. Bonaventure, 901 East 90th Street, Bloomington.  Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.  Visitation 1 hour prior to mass at church only.  Memorials preferred to Alzheimer’ Association.
Bloomington 952-888-7771
Saturday, June 21, 2014

Haueter, Robert E.

Age 79 of Eden Prairie, passed away on June 21, 2014.  He is survived by his wife, Heidi Haueter; his brother, Jim Haueter; his son, Chris Haueter, his daughters, Tracy Most, Edenia Buboltz, Jacky Bjorkstrand; and his 8 grandchildren.  Funeral service will be on June 28, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Lakewood Cemetery Chapel, 3600 Hennepin Avenue.  Refreshments to follow at the home.


Gill Brothers  612-861-6088

Thursday, June 19, 2014


Mary K. (nee Shabel) age 96 of St. Therese Southwest Hopkins formerly of Edina died peacefully on June 19, 2014. The family that Mary was so delighted and proud of will miss the strength, joy, and wisdom of her presence. Preceded in death by husband, Fritz; son, Mike. Survived by children, Kitty White, Patty (Larry) Mauren, Fred (Carol), Susan (Tom) Hedlund, Janet (Wayne) Borgeson, Jim (Leslie); daughter-in-law, Pat Pierce; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial Monday 11 AM at the Church of Our Lady of Grace, 5051 Eden Ave. Interment, Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Visitation Monday 1 hour prior to Mass at Church only. Memorials preferred.

BLOOMINGTON, MN  952 888 7771

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Barrett, Lionel Clark, Age 81, of Bloomington MN, passed peacefully away into the loving arms of his Lord on June 14, 2014.  Proceeded in death by his wife Patricia, grandson Robert Thielen, and parents Mike and Lorena Barrett. Survived by his sister Suzanne and loving children; Kathryn (Daniel) Kubec, Lois Barrett, Judy (Michael) Thielen, Brenda (David) Hochstatter, Pamela (Rocky) Meide, Michael Barrett, Nancy Thompson: 17 grandchildren; Joseph, Cajer, Timothy, and Nicholas Kubec, Molly, Anthony, Paul, Sean, and Cyrus Harfield, William Thielen, Nicole (Eliceo) Sanchez, David, and Joshua Hochstatter, Jake Meide, Dana (Jose) Medina, Brigit, and Connor Slawson; 3 great-grandchildren Hailie Kubec , Nayeli and Giovani Sanchez. Lionel was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin where he met the love of his life and was married for 56 years. They moved to Minnesota where they continued to raise their family together. Father enjoyed gardening, fishing, building bird houses, growing prized African violets, and traveling in his RV. Dad retired early from Unisys and enjoyed his final employment driving special needs students with his wife. He was an excellent card player and will truly miss the friends he made at Creekside senior center. Lionel spent his last year of his life living at Martin Luther Meadows Assisted living campus. Celebration of life will be on July, 2, 12:00 PM, at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington, MN. Visitation 1 hour before service. Private family interment to follow.

Bloomington      952-888-7771

Monday, June 16, 2014

Gideon, Marla age 58 of Apple Valley formerly McMinnville, OR and Bloomington, MN was born in and raised in Petaluma, CA. Survived by husband, Dan; sons, Jake (Nikki) and John; sister, Michelle Riebli; brother, Mike Zaccagna. Funeral service Monday 10:30 AM at Celebration Church, 16655 Kenyon Avenue Lakeville, MN Interment Bloomington Cemetery. Visitation Monday 1 hour prior to service at church only.

BLOOMINGTON, MN        952 888 7771

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Hannah Jo Sherman Hindt, age 40 of Bloomington, passed away on June 12, 2014, after a heroic battle with pancreatic cancer.  Hannah was born in Beach, North Dakota on August 27, 1973.  She graduated from Waseca High School in 1992, where she was a member of the Waseca Marching Band and was voted Outstanding Color Guard Member.  She earned her B.S. in Education from Mankato State University in 1997, and her Masters in Education from St. Mary’s University.  Hannah was a beloved first grade teacher at Washburn Elementary and happily married to Dean Hindt since 2003.  She was also an avid runner, and enjoyed dancing, HIT classes, sewing, reading and scrapbooking. Preceded in death by her father, Alan Sherman. Hannah is survived by her son, Jesse Sherman (age 20); daughter, Olivia Hindt (age 9); husband, Dean Hindt; mother, Bonnie Sherman (Hopkins); sisters, Heidi Sherman (Green Bay), Heather Fokken (Minneapolis), and Hilary Kirikov (Madison); nieces, Megan Lang, Ivy Hindt, and Anika Fokken; nephews, Jackson Lang, Keller Hindt, Ethan Hohbein, and Kasjen Fokken, and many cousins, aunts, uncles and friends. Funeral Service, 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 18th at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, 8400 France Ave. S., Bloomington.  Visitation 4-7 p.m., Tuesday at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Ave. S., and one hour prior to service at church. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the family

Bloomington, MN   952-888-7771

Gill Brothers Funeral Home Minneapolis MN
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Campbell, Robert Edward

Husband, father, grandfather, and friend extraordinaire.  Age 82 of Excelsior, MN and Palm Coast, FL, formerly of Edina, MN, died June 11, 2014.  Robert (Bob) grew up in Flandreau, SD and graduated from Purdue University in Aero Engineering.  He was a US Navy pilot assigned to an experimental squadron where he was one of the first pilots to break the sound barrier.  After that, sitting at a design drawing table was not going to do it.   There was just too much charm and creativity in him, which he used to begin his own business, Campbell Marketing.   Here his ingenuity and entrepreneurial sensibilities really flourished for the next 35 years.  He loved his church and expressed his Christian values through his support and involvement in social justice causes.  Most recently, he was a generous advocate for Habitat for Humanity and Guardian ad litem.  Bob was a thoughtful, curious, sensitive and funny man who could light up a room with his love of people and adventure.  This was true in every aspect of his life.  He will be profoundly missed and heaven must be a lot more fun these days.  Bob died at home with his family near, having just shared with them his eagerness to begin this next great adventure.  Preceded in death by infant daughter, Sally; parents, William and Marie Keating Campbell and brother, Bill.  Bob is survived by his wife and sweetheart of 59 years, Joan Barrett.  He cherished his friendship with his six children Barry (Shannon), Amy (William) Bissonette, Rebecca (James Zorn) Campbell, Susan (Patrick) Sweeney, Joseph (Wendy), Molly (Christopher) Kapsner; 18 beloved grandchildren and a great grandson; dear nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends.

 Mass of Christian Burial Thursday June 19, 2014 4PM at the Church of St. Victoria, 8228 Victoria Drive, Victoria, MN, Private interment Lakewood Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to Mass at church only.

 In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Bob's memory be made to the Minnesota Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (1711 Broadway Street NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 (612) 259-4600) or Flagler Habitat for Humanity (PO Box 187, Bunnell, FL 32110 (386) 586-6180).

MINNEAPOLIS, MN      612 861 6088

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

96, of Minneapolis, passed away on June 10, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Betty Ann; children, Jim (Marlys), Thomas (Deb), and Mary (Richard) Frasch; 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren. Mass of Christitan Burial will be held on Friday, June 13, at 11 AM at the Church of the Annunciation, 509 W. 54th St, Minneapolis. Visitation will be for one hour prior to service at the church. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Minneapolis       612-861-6088