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CAROL ANN RAETZ, age 78 of Meriden died on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Homestead Hospice House in Owatonna.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Meriden.  Visitation will be held on Saturday from 9:00 AM until the time of services at the church.  Burial will follow at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery.  Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services of Waseca is handling arrangements.  
Ruby Ades, 82, of Kenyon, died Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Three Links Care Center in Northfield. 
She was born February 18, 1935 in St. Paul, Minnesota, the daughter of Bernard and Esther (Hall) Stoerzinger. She grew up in South St. Paul and graduated from South St. Paul High School, Class of 1954.  She was baptized and confirmed at Grace Lutheran Church in South St. Paul.  
She met Ray Ades when she was 15 and the couple was married on July 8, 1953, at Grace Lutheran Church.  They made their home in South St. Paul where they began their family.  In 1969, they moved to a farm in rural Dennison where they continued raising their family.  They then moved to Kenyon in 1995.  
Ruby was not only a devoted wife and mother, but also a supportive business partner with her husband in their business ventures, a motorcycle race track early in their marriage and later on, the farm in rural Dennison.  
She loved to bake and cook for the family.  In her younger years she enjoyed camping, boating and motorcycling.
She is survived by children, Renae (Jeff) Jacobson and Ray (Katy) Ades both of Kenyon and Robin (Kevin) Langemo of Mankato; sister, Donna Mae (Dan) Dobbins; sister-in-law, Judy Stoerzinger and brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Nancy Ades;  9 grandchildren, Melissa (Dale) Callstrom, Jason (Marybelle) Jacobson, Lacy (Carl) Larish, Jake (Jen) Langemo, Emma (Ethan Loftus) Langemo, Regan (Kristin) Ades, Aubrie (Philip) McBride, Hudson Ades, and Mitchell Ades; 7 great-grandchildren, Dylan Callstrom, Britta Calstrom, Spencer Miner, Jay Jacobson, Eva Jacobson, Reuben Ades and Brady Langemo and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ray Ades; daughter, Yvonne Marie Ades; great-grandson, Gunner Ray Callstrom and brother, Bernard Stoerzinger, Jr.
A visitation will be held at Michaelson Funeral Home in Kenyon on Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 5-8pm and at the church one hour prior to the service.  Funeral services will be held at 11am on Friday, June 23, 2017, at Holden Lutheran Church, rural Kenyon with, Reverend Heather Culuris officiating.  Interment will be in the Holden Lutheran Cemetery rural Kenyon.
Lynn Frederick Klages, 76, of Owatonna, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Homestead Hospice House. 
He was born December 5, 1940 in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota the son of Frederick and Olivia (Huffman) Klages.  He grew up in Sleepy Eye where he attended school and graduated from high school in 1958.  Following his schooling, he worked on a farm.  During this time, he met Evonne and they were married on September 25, 1960 in Comfrey and made their home in Morgan.  Lynn enrolled in Dunwoody Institute and attended there for two years.  The couple then moved to Pease and Lynn worked as a print press operator in Milaca. A move in 1967 took them to Faribault where he worked at the Faribault Daily News as a print press operator. He also worked at all the theaters running the movies in the evenings and on weekends. He went back to school at Faribault Vo-Tech for two years and in 1973 the couple moved to Owatonna where Lynn worked as a machinist at Mustang Manufacturing.  Lynn was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Owatonna.  He enjoyed telling a good joke, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, camping and sitting by the camp fire, watching western movies and country music.    
He is survived by his wife Evonne Klages of Owatonna; children, Pam (Charles Kuether) Klages of Owatonna, Lori (Tim) Schroht of Owatonna, Tim (Rita) Klages of Elysian and Jeff (Jean) Klages of Mounds View; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; siblings, Colleen Kelley of Wilson, WI, Ruth (Fred) Asmus of Gaylord, Dean Klages of Coon Rapids, Marlene Krippner of Stewart, Ray (Kathy) Klages of Arkansas and Cheryl Krzmarzick of Manson, IA; sisters-in-law, Wanda Klages and Pat Klages both of Maple Plain and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Frederick and Olivia; great-grandson, Tim Patrick Uttecht; brothers, Dennis and Paul and brothers-in-law, Duane Kelley, Joe Krippner and Leo Krzmarzick. 
A Memorial Service will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 11am with visitation one hour prior to the service.  Reverend Kirk Griebel will officiate.  Inurnment will be in Owatonna Memorial Gardens. 



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