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63, Eagle Lake, died, July 22, 2019. Memorial Service, Saturday, July 27, 11:00 a.m., All Saints Catholic Church, Madison Lake. Visitation, Friday, 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Northview-North Mankato Mortuary and one hour prior at church.

84, of Mankato, died July 22, 2019. Funeral Mass 10:30 a.m., August 3, 2019, St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Mankato. Visitation 4-7 p.m., August 2 at Mankato Mortuary and one hour before service. www.mankatomortuary.com

Virginia Ruth Lamb died July 21, 2019. A memorial service will be at a later date in August at First Presbyterian in Mankato.