John Brethorst, age 78 of Chokio, Minnesota, passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020, at West Wind Village in Morris, MN.
Visitation for John Brethorst will be Monday, November 2, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris, MN.
Funeral services for John Brethorst will be a private family service.
Burial will be at Chokio Lutheran Cemetery, rural Chokio, MN.
There will be a live stream of John’s service starting at 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. To view the service on the Pedersen Funeral Home website, scroll to the bottom of John’s page and click on the link.
While maintaining social distancing guidelines, Pedersen Funeral Home is now able to accommodate gatherings of up to 250 people. The use of face masks by attendees is required, and we will continue taking the necessary steps to keep our facility clean. For those who prefer or require continued precautions, webcasting and/or livestreaming is available in most situations.
Survived by his wife: Ardyce of Chokio, MN; four children: Kristi
(Larry) Moser of Alexandria, MN, Scott Brethhorst of Minneapolis, MN, Kari (Chad) Marty of Chokio, MN, and JJ (Heidi) Brethorst of Chokio, MN; seven grandchildren: Trent, Baily, Brianna, and Chase Marty and Gracie, Lydia, and Johnny Brethorst; sister: Nancy (Kenneth) Klucas of Minneapolis, MN; and brother: Skip (Kathy) Brethorst of Brandon, MN.
Funeral services are with the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris, MN.