Mitchell N. Theis
7/18/1957 — 8/8/2010
Surived by: Wife, Julie; son, Kyle; daughter, Megan; 5 sisters, 6 brothers, Michelle (Richard) Marschall, Maureen Hyatt, Myles (Robin), Marty (Carol), Marvin (Sue), Monte (Becky), Marita (Mark) Wermerskirchen, Melissa (Mark) Olson, Marc (Kirsten), Mary (Dave) Struffert, Murray (Katie); many nieces and nephews. Mitch is preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Mary (Woederhoff) Theis.
Rudy B. Mittelstadt
7/14/1946 — 8/5/2010
Survived by son, Todd (Christine) Mittelstadt. Preceded in death by parents, Butch and Norma Mittelstadt.
Rudy Graduated in 1964 from the Ortonville High School; and graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1971 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. He was the owner of RBM Repair, where he did computer repair work and handyman services.
His hobbies included boating, fishing, small engine and auto repair.
Ann E. Golla
9/27/1938 — 8/5/2010
Ann E. Golla, age 71, of Shakopee passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, August 5. Ann Golla was born on September 27, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Joseph and Katie (Lamnek) Beregsasi. She married William G. Golla on August 6, 1966, in Graettenger, Iowa. Ann was employed by Fairview Health Systems as an Administrative Secretary prior to retirement. Ann will be remembered as a devoted mother, grandmother, friend and mentor. She was a gentle spirit with strong Christian values. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, eating ice cream, swimming at the lake, visiting with friends, and praying for loved ones. Her influence will be forever present. We miss you. Survivors include her 3 children, Warren (Jo Ann) Golla of Eden Prairie, Mark Golla and fiancee, Shari Gunnin, of Atlanta, Georgia and Jennifer Golla of Valdosta, Georgia; 2 grandchildren, Sierra and Anika Golla; sister, Betty (Tim) Waxter of Mansfield, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Darlene L Matta
5/18/1942 — 7/25/2010
Darlene L. Matta, age 68, of Shakopee. Member of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community. She died on Sunday, July 25, 2010 at St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Shakopee. She is survived by her 2 sons, Don and David; 3 grandchildren, Christopher, Austin and Aylia; special friend, Mary Isakson; 3 brothers and 3 sisters, John, Jim and Charlie, Dolly, Doris and Sandy. Darlene was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Babe Vig. She had served on the Business Council of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community as Secretary-Treasurer and was the owner of Babe's Place in Shakopee at the time of her death.
Todd A. Kleist
2/25/1965 — 7/22/2010
Todd Allen Kleist, age 45, of Shakopee died on Thursday, July 22, 2010 at his home. He is survived by his life partner, Sherry Meersman and her daughter, Shelby; father Allen Kleist and his wife Bonnie Swanson; mother, Roseann Montgomery; 2 brothers and 1 sister, Troy Kleist, Nicole (Steve) Tulk, Jason (Claudia) Kleist; son Thomas Evenson; nephews and niece. He was preceded in death by his chocolate Lab, Toby.
Veronica M. Bunny Thelen
1/18/1931 — 7/8/2010
Veronica M. Bunny Thelen, age 79, of Savage passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, July 8, of pulmonary fibrosis. She is survived by her children, Sandy Bennington, Michael Thelen, and Mary Bloom; granddaughters, Lorissa (Troy) Link and Elizabeth Bloom; sisters, Mary Murphy and Collette (Don) Andersen; brother, Mike (Carol) Streiff. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph. Special thanks to St. Gertrude's Health Center and Fairview Hospice.
Clifford R. White
2/28/1929 — 7/4/2010
Clifford White passed away peacefully at the Veterans Adminstration Medical Center in Minneapolis surrounded by his loving family into the open arms of our Heavenly Father on July 4, 2010. He was the youngest of 12 children born to Sanna and Emil White on February 28, 1929 in Palo, Minnesota. He graduated from Aurora High School in 1947. He began his higher education at Mesaba Jr. College in Virginia, Minnesota and pursued his love of Chemistry. He then received his Bachelor of Science Degree at the University of Minnesota. Interrupting his education, he was drafted into the United States Army and and honorably served for two years in the Korean Conflict. Cliff's career was spent as Production Manager and dedicated employee of M A Gedney Company in Chaska, Minnesota. Cliff met his life partner, Elizabeth Aho and they were married on June 9, 1956 in Virginia. In this life, Cliff was especially proud of his grandchildren and encouraged them to be their very best whenever he could. Cliff leaves the legacy of a loving wife of 54 years, Betty. His sons Jeff (Kathy) of Eau Claire, WI., Brian (Lisa) of Traverse City, MI., Gary (Marie) of St. Paul, Minnesota; grandchildren, Lindsay (Justin Canan), Erin, Justin, Ryan, Johsua, Chelsea, Eva and Jacob. He was preceded in death by his parents, 7 brothers, and 4 sisters.
1/19/1940 — 6/28/2010
Anastasiya Biblenko, age 70, of Shakopee, Minnesota died on Monday, June 28, 2010 at her home. Anastasiya was born on January 19, 1940 at Vershinokamenka in the Ukraine. Survivors include her husband Nikolay and six children.
Dale C. Madsen
10/7/1960 — 6/27/2010
Dale C. Madsen, age 49, of Jordan, died on Sunday, June 27th at his home. Dale was born on October 7, 1960, in Rochester, the son of William and Barbara (Mulholland) Madsen. He attended Rochester Community College and Winona State University and was employed as an electrical engineer at Seagate Technology. Dale married Darla Badker on August 3, 1996 in Burnsville.
He was a volunteer with Urban Homeworks, Habitat for Humanity, Operation Minnesota Nice and was an honorary member of Clowns Across the River and a member of the Pioneer Power Association and the Jordan Threshers Association.
Survivors include his wife, Darla; son, Nikolas Hopkins of Jordan; granddaughter, Eliza Hill; mother, Barbara Madsen; brother, Duane (Beverly) Madsen, all of Rochester; sister, DeAnne (Steve) Holm of St. Charles.
He was preceded in death by his father, William.
Stanley E. Larson
8/9/1944 — 6/26/2010
Stanley E. Larson, age 65, of Shakopee died on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at Friendship Manor Health Center in Shakopee. Survivors include his sister, Marilyn (Terry) Hennen; children, Tammy and David Larson; sisters-in-law, Dee Larson and Lorraine Busse. He was born in Windom, Minnesota on August 9,1944 the son of Robert and Violet (Lyle) Larson. He was preceded in death by his parents and 3 brothers, Wayne, Lloyd and James Larson.