Earl L. Nolte

BURNSVILLE – Earl L. Nolte, age 89, of Burnsville, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at St. Michaels Lutheran Church, 9201 Normandale Blvd., in Bloomington. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at White Funeral Home, 12804 Nicollet Ave. S., in Burnsville and one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church. Interment will be 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in Lakeview Cemetery, Fairmont, Minn.

Earl was a decorated WWII veteran and longtime employee of Centel/Frontier Communications.

Survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Helen; children, Cheryl (Michael) Youngblood, Jan (Duane) Rieland, Paula (Craig) Hakes; grandchildren, Brandon, Erica, Jenna, Paige, Amber, Brent, Kelsey, Caleb; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Erwin and Roy (Ann) Nolte; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Pauline Willson.