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James A. Hertel
October 24, 1947 - Sunday, January 20, 2019

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Holy Trinity Catholic Church-Winsted, MN Holy Trinity Catholic Church-Winsted, MN
Monday, January 28, 2019 Sunday, January 27, 2019
11:00 A.M. 2-6 P.M.
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Prayer service 5:30 P.M.

James A. Hertel, age 71, of Winsted passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 20th, 2019.

He was born on October 24, 1947 in Winsted, the son of Leo & Genevieve (Miller) Hertel.

Jim graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1965. He later attended St. Johnís University and Mankato State University, graduating in 1969.

On November 23, 1968, Jim and Kathleen A. Campbell were joined in holy marriage at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with six children.

Jim honorably served his country in The United States Marine Corps.

He was employed at Millerbernd Manufacturing for over forty years.

Jim loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren! He was a proud father, grandpa and great grandpa! Jim and Kathy enjoyed traveling after his retirement.

He loved fishing and hunting, the Minnesota Vikings and Golden Gopher basketball.

Jim was a lifelong member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.

Survived by his loving wife of fifty years: Kathy Hertel; children: Gloria Hertel (Tom Stifter), Matt Hertel, Mary Harrison (John Hertzog), Jake (Angie) Hertel, Maggie (John) Montgomery, Grace (Ross) Brennan; grandchildren: Faye (Adam) Field, Joe Telecky, Genevieve Dvorak, Cedar Hertel, Dena (Tyler) Hausladen, Deirdre (Spencer) Caouette, Darla Harrison, Dexter Harrison, Donovan Harrison, Lucy Hertel, Leo Hertel, Henry Hertel, Kathleen Montgomery, Elizabeth Montgomery, Clark Montgomery, Baby Boy Brennan expected in May; great grandchildren: Kylian Field, Baby Boy Caouette expected in March, Baby Girl Hausladen expected in April. Jim is also survived by many other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Paul and Jack Hertel, and son-in-law Dexter Harrison.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Jim will be held on Monday, January 28th, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Stubeda will be the Celebrant. Military rites will also be performed.

Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, January 27th from 2-6 P.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. A prayer service will be held at 5:30 P.M. Further visitation will be held on Monday morning, January 28th one hour prior to Mass at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital.


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