August 23rd, 1924 – Saturday, April 17, 2010
St. Peter’s Evangelical Church in Leste
Monday April 20th, 2010
Lillian Doris Tonn,age 85, of Howard Lake, MN, formerly of Lester Prairie, MN, passed away
on Saturday, April 17th,2010 at The Good Samaritan Center in Howard Lake, MN.
Lillian was born on August 23rd, 1924 the daughter of Emil and Theresa (Juncewski) Ruzicka in Silver Lake, MN. She was baptized and confirmed
at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Silver Lake, MN, and later confirmed and Baptized in the Lutheran Faith at St. Peter’s in Lester Prairie, MN.
Lillian was united in marriage to Hilton Tonn on October 9th, 1957 in St. Peters’ Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie, MN; their union wasblessed with a daughter.
Lillian is survived by: daughter: Doris (Arlen) Westphal of Montrose, MN.
Grandchildren: Richard Tonn, Kristine Westphal and Aaron Westphal and special friend Melissa, Christopher Westphal and Krystle (Mitch)Payne.
Great-grandsons: Dylan and Oliver.
Sisters: Rose Thiel of Glencoe, MN, Sophie Harens of Hutchinson, MN.
Nephew and nieces: Ray and Sue Thiel and Theresa Harens.
Preceded in death by: husband Hilton, parents Emil and Theresa Ruzicka, Brothers: Ernest and Leo Ruzicka, Brothers-in-law Leo Harens and Wilfred Thiel, sister-in-law Jeanette Ruzicka.
Casket Bearers are Richard Tonn, Aaron Westphal, Joel Zellmann, Jason Ernst, Chris Dossett and Earl Kern.
Celebration of life held on Tuesday April 20TH, 2010, 11 AM at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie with visitation
held Monday at the CHURCH from 4-8 PM and one hour prior to the service at the church.
Interment is at the St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery in Lester Prairie, MN.
The Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted is proud to have served the family…