Juen V. Starken, 90, of Redwood Falls and formerly of rural Wabasso died Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Sunwood Good Samaritan Care Center in Redwood Falls. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 from St. John’s Lutheran Church in Vesta with burial to follow in Crestlawn Gardens, rural Redwood Falls. Visitation will be held at the church on Tuesday for one hour prior to services.
Juen requested that memorials be directed to the diabetes and cancer care units of the Redwood Area Hospital.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Martin Funeral Service of Redwood Falls. E-mail condolences may be sent via www.nelsonmartinfuneralservice.com.
Juen V. Starken, the daughter of Theodore and Ethel (Knable) Meilke, was born September 6, 1923 in Granite Rock Township, Redwood County. She grew up on the family farm near Lucan and received her formal education in Milroy Public School.
On November 1, 1941, Juen married Richard Muetzel and they made their home on the farm in rural Seaforth. The couple...