Anthony Nobach

Anthony Nobach Obituary


Age - 61


August 26, 2023


Cannon Falls, MN

Anthony Alan "Tony" Nobach, age 61 of Cannon Falls, died unexpectedly on Saturday, August 19, 2023. Tony was born on May 6, 1962, in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the son of Edward and Jacqueline (Marvin) Nobach. He graduated from Red Wing High School in 1980. Tony met his wife, Jude Lorentz, when they were 14 and they married on October 24, 1981 at St. Pius V Catholic Church, Cannon Falls. They made their home in Cannon Falls and raised their four sons together. He worked as an Air Traffic Control Specialist for Minneapolis ARTCC in Farmington from 1982 until retiring in 2016, where he made many lifelong friends during his career. Following retirement, he continued his lifelong passion of tinkering in the shop and started working for Midwest Machinery, Cannon Falls. He was also employed by the Cannon Falls Fire Department, as part of the charitable gambling department. Tony's greatest joy in life was being surrounded by his family and friends. Of all the things Tony was proud of, being a grandfather was at the top of his list. He loved the loud laughter that always filled the house when the family was together and he took joy in watching them grow up. In his free time, Tony enjoyed caring for the local wildlife at home, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, playing cards, and working in his shop. Tony was a genuine person who was loved by all who met him. He had an infectious smile and could make anyone laugh with his quick wit and good sense of humor. He will be missed beyond measure. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, New Trier. Tony was preceded in death by his brother, Edward Nobach and granddaughter, Pearl Nobach. He is survived by his loving wife of nearly 42 years, Jude; sons, Nicholas (Kathryn) and their children, Maecyn, Maddox "Buddy", and Lincoln - Ryan (Jennifer) and their children, Tucker, Daisy, and Clark - Anthony "Joe" (Tessa) and their children, Lucy, June, and Ava - and Christopher (Kate) and their children, Georgia and Dakota; his parents, Edward and Jacqueline Nobach; sisters, Terri Mandelkow, Cheri (Brian) Rumpza, Diane (Larry) Mandelkow, and Patricia (Rod) Petrie; sister-in-law, Caroline Nobach; and many loving in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 23 from 4-8 pm at St. Pius V Catholic Church, 410 W. Colvill St. , Cannon Falls. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, August 24 at 11 am, with visitation from 10-11 am, at St. Pius V, with Father Michael Tix and Father Terry Beeson concelebrating. Arrangements by Lundberg Funeral Home, Cannon Falls. Online condolences may be directed to www. LundbergFuneral. com.

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Age - 83

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Ronald Hall, age 83, died on Friday afternoon, December 1st, 2023, at the Mayo Clinic Health System Cannon Falls, surrounded by family. He was born to Morris and Christine Hall on May 18, 1940, at the family home in Northfield, MN. The family lived in Northfield, Dundas, and Kenyon, before settling on the Cannon Falls family farm in 1950. Ronald graduated from Cannon Falls High School in 1958. After high school Ronald started working as a carpenter with Chet Boyd Construction in Northfield. He became a journeyman carpenter for Orren Thompson Homes, building residential housing. He continued his career as a commercial carpenter for 3M, retiring in 2000. Ronald served in the US ARMY Reserves from 1960 to 1966. He completed basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and his advance training at Fort Ord, California. He attained the rank of Sergeant. Ronald married Kathleen Wellington on August 21, 1965, at St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church and have been happily married over 58 years. They were blessed with two children, David and Jennifer, along with multiple grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Ronald loved building and working on projects. He was very generous with his time and talents. He was the chief architect and builder in the construction of new homes for his siblings. He could always be found working outside, plowing or driving his tractor, gardening, and being active. Although he did not really enjoy deer hunting, he nevertheless enjoyed the camaraderie of hunting with his son, brothers, and nephews. He and his brother Gerald were very competitive. They raced cars, boats, tractors, lawn mowers, toy caterpillars, and even electric fans. He enjoyed many trips and vacations with family over the years. Ronald, along with his immediate and extended family, would go up north every summer for weeklong fishing trips. He also enjoyed trips to Hawaii, Las Vegas, Alaska, the Black Hills, and other adventures. He loved attending events his grandchildren participated in including sporting events, band concerts, and plays. Ronald was a man of deep faith. He was an active member of St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church, serving on the Church Council and the Welcome & Outreach Committee. Ronald’s other interests include his love for watching TV, Fox News, drinking Coca-Cola, and eating sweets (especially pecan delights). He is survived by his wife Kathleen, son David (Christina) Hall and daughter Jennifer (Jim) Kimari. Grandchildren Caitlyn Otis (Brandon Storlie), Ashley Otis, Gabriel (Shea) Hall, Grace (Tanner) Weaver, Madison Hall (Luke Tupper), Melanie Kimari, Kiersten Kimari, Aiden Kimari, and Jessica Kimari. Ronald was also blessed with great-grandchildren Beau Wheeler, Kade Kimari, Addison and Jacob Beasley, and Solveig Storlie. He was preceded in death by his parents Morris and Christine Hall; father in-law and mother in-law Quinn and Marylou Wellington; brother Richard Hall; brothers-in-law Donald Sande and Tom Wellington; sister-in-law Patricia Prado; and nieces Sherri Chambers and Brenda Neiman. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church or Patchwork Faith Ministries. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Monday, December 11 at St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church, 7459 Hwy 19 Blvd, Cannon Falls, MN 55009. There will be a visitation at the church that same day from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Interment with military honors will be in the Cannon Falls Cemetery. Ron’s service will be live streamed and may be viewed by clicking the link below. LIVESTREAM INFORMATION: For those who would like to participate in Ronald's service via livestream, you can watch the service on Monday, December 11, at 1:00 pm. It can be viewed by scrolling to the bottom of this page and click PLAY to begin. Please leave a message of support on our Tribute Wall to let the family know you were able to watch the service. If you are having troubles with the Livestream, the service will be available to watch later in the day.Show more

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