Barb Bongard of Minnetonka, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, great-aunt, and friend passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at the age of 63 years old surrounded by her family.

Donald Dean Boyd, age 81, of Savage, was welcomed into the arms of His loving Savior Jesus Christ in the evening hours of Thursday August 8,2019.

Tim Fredin, age 60, of Savage, was born August 1, 1959 to Vernon and Ramona Fredin. He died Tuesday, August 6, 2019 after suffering a massive stroke at his home in Savage.

Bart Blinstrup, age 81, of Chaska, formerly of Illinois and Carver County, passed away on Saturday, July 27th, 2019 peacefully with family at Ridgeview Waconia Medical Center.

Barbara “Bobbie” Jean Heidemann was born on July 29, 1946, in Bush Lake, MN. She was the daughter of Ralph and Virginia (Johnston) Gilbert. Bobbie received her education in Eden Prairie, Minnesota and was a graduate of the Eden Prairie High School Class of 1964.

Grace Chianelli, age 63, member of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community in Prior Lake, Minnesota, peacefully passed into the Spirit World after a long tough battle with cancer, the second in her life, on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at her home.

Ruth M. Marxen, a longtime resident of Jordan, entered eternal life on Thursday, July 11, 2019. She passed peacefully after receiving an anointment for the sick.

Greg Franklin Osterdyk, age 47, of Carver, died on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, from complications of pneumonia after a courageous battle with leukemia.

Maynard Delano Bratland, age 75, passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer with his best friend and loving wife, Joanie by his side in Tempe, AZ. He was born May 11th, 1944 in Enderlin, ND, and passed away June 17, 2019 in Arizona.

Howard Sepulvado, age 78, of Waconia, passed away Saturday June 22, 2019 at home surrounded by his family after a long battle with Alzheimer’s and Lewy Bodies Dementia.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.