PIERZ -- Richard T. Millner, 89, Pierz, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2001, at home.
He was born April 10, 1912, to Mathias and Theresia (Gruber) Millner. He farmed with his parents until 1944 when he married Cecilia Marshik. They farmed together in the Pierz area until 1973.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Carol Sullivan, Ramsey, and Laurie Menke, Woodbury; two sons, Dick, Pierz, and Don, Paynesville; 13 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four sisters, Rose Boser, Pierz, Regina Poser, Little Falls, Sister Mary Corrine, OSF of Little Falls, and Marceline Millner, Little Falls; and four brothers, Frank, Pierz, Robert, Allen Park, Mich., Reinhart, Pierz, and Joseph, Allen Park, Mich.
A grandchild and a great-grandchild died earlier.
Services will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Pierz with Father Gerald Dalseth officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Parish Cemetery in Pierz.
Friends may call from 4-9 p.m. Friday at the Brenny Funeral Home in Pierz with four prayer services including Christian Mothers at 4:30 p.m., Franciscan Sisters at 6 p.m., parish prayers at 7:30 p.m. and Knights of Columbus Office of the Dead at 8:30 p.m. Friends also may call from 8 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at Brenny Funeral Home in Pierz.
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