Harvey Westphal

Harvey Westphal, age 90 of Winsted and formerly of Buffalo Lake, died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999, at St. Mary's Care Center, Winsted.

Harvey was born in Preston Lake Township, Renville County, on Aug. 8, 1908, the son of August and Wilhelmina Schaumann Westphal.

He was a former resident of Lester Prairie and had resided at St. Mary's Care Center in Winsted for the past 30 years.

Harvey is survived by a sister-in-law, Rose Westphal of Stewart; nieces, nephews, and many friends at St. Mary's Care Center.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Esther Berger; and three brothers: Albert, Henry, and Walter Westphal.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 9, 1 p.m. at the Chapel of St. Mary's Care Center in Winsted with the Rev. John A. Peterson of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato officiating.

Lynda Peterson was the organist for the service and Kathy Hendrickson was the vocalist. "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" was sung as a congregational hymn.

Casket bearers were Stanley Westphal, Larry Westphal, Wesley Westphal, Weston Westphal, and Jill Westphal. Interment was at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Buffalo Lake.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family.

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