With our Sympathy:
Mary Davis passed away on Tuesday, December 1. Our prayers are with Dan, Barb, Bob, and their entire family. A service for Mary is planned at Locke's Funeral Home on Monday, December 7, at 10:30 a.m. A visitation will begin at 9:30 before the service. Our church will ring the Carillon in her memory at 2:00 p.m. that same day. You may watch our Carillon play on our Facebook page.
Joan Walker passed away on Wednesday, November 25. Our prayers are with Jim, their children, the Christensens, and their entire family. A service is planned for a later date during the summer.
Bonnie Anderson, a former long time church member, passed away November 25. A private family service will be held on December 7.
Thelma Jean Foster, Marie Fernau's sister-in-law and Connie Dawson's aunt, died last week.
Bob Cutsforth's aunt, Charlene J. Cutsforth died on November 20.
Ruth Meade's sister, Laura Vandele of Independence, Iowa died on November 3.
Dale Lottich's sister, Shirley McDaniel, of Schamburg, Illinois died on September 29. Dale's brother, Evan Lottich of Portland, also died some time ago. Even though time has passed, our prayers are still with him and his family.
Updates and new additions to the prayer list:
Karen Dew is back at home after recovering from Covid
For specific individuals:
Kaitlin Sittig resting at home until time for delivery of a baby; Steve Miller continues with cancer treatments; Karen Hahn, at Ravenwood; Pat Narey, Kari's husband, who is dealing with a bone infection in his feet; Jan Bellinger, recovering from knee surgery at home; Neesa and Lori (the Bellinger's family) recovering from surgery; Suzanne (the Bellinger's daughter in-law) awaiting surgery; Jim Clarke dealing with cancer; Gary Lee dealing with walking and balance issues; Marilyn Lottich dealing with health issues but recovering at home; Richard Platt; Gerald Buls, who has been diagnosed with lymph node cancer; prayers of safety for Lorraine Baker's nephew and Barbara Benksin's son, who are both truckers; Kason (Connie Leeper's daughter-in-law's nephew, recovering from a car accident; Bob Cutsforth, who is undergoing cancer treatment; The Platts' friends in Venezuela who are struggling with food and other resources; Joe Fernau (Marie's son), who finished treatments for lymphoma; Sarah (granddaughter of Evelyn and Carl Boice) who is an RN at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester MN, and her husband, Dylan, who is an essential non-medical worker at Mayo; Megan and Emma Schellhorn as they work at Fareway; for Alexa (granddaughter of Janis Shea) who works in an essential business credit union and is subjected to the virus; Courtney Pilcher who works in health care services; Neva Kerr, New Aldaya (Hospice); Crystal Lorenze, recovering from back surgery; Paul Holtz, Hospice Care
Broader prayer concerns from the congregation:
Teachers and students moving to virual learning
All those affected by wildfires
All those affected by storms and hurricanes
that justice and lasting peace will come to our nation
leaders in all areas who are making decisions for people's well-being
all those living and working in nursing homes, assisted living, and retirement communities
workers at Tyson's
that all will stay well
all doctors, nurses, and health care providers along with their families
all those who are essential workers
those who are strictly quarantined for a variety of reasons
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