Richard Mikel, 73, of Browerville, passed away on February 10, 2012, at the CentraCare Health System in Long Prairie. Funeral services for Richard were held on Thursday, February 14, 2013, 11:00 a.m., at Christ the King Catholic Church in Browerville with Fr. Peter VanderWeyst officiating. Interment was held at Christ the King Catholic Cemetery, Browerville
Richard was born December 21, 1939, in Hartford Township, Todd County, to Louis & Merrlie (DeMars) Mikel. He moved from the farm into Browerville in 1972. Richard worked many small jobs; painting, masonry and working on farms. Richard enjoyed his lawn mowers, fishing, deer hunting and small game hunting. He loved to visit and talk about the farm. He made friends wherever he went. Richard will be greatly missed.
Richard is survived by his siblings: Frank Mikel of Browerville, James Mikel of Long Prairie, Pat Mikel of Browerville, Joann Hedlund of Browerville and many nieces and nephews.
Richard is preceded in death by his parent; sisters in law, Barbara Mikel and Betty Mikel; brother in law, Dave Hedlund Sr.