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Tyler Woelfel

Tyler J. Woelfel, age 22, of New London, passed away Monday, June 14.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 22, at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church.  Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, June 21, at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church and will continue for one hour prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to honor Tyler’s life may be directed to Wings of Hope, 8526 Oak Ridge Drive, Spicer, MN  56288. www.yourwingsofhope.com Arrangements are with Peterson Brothers Green Lake Funeral Home.  www.petersonbrothers.com

Tyler John Woelfel was born on March 26, 1999, in Willmar, Minnesota, the son of Bill and Joy (Illies) Woelfel.  He grew up in New London, was baptized and confirmed at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, graduated from NL-S High School in 2017 and attended Ridgewater College.  Tyler was employed at McDonald’s and Little Caesars in Willmar.  He enjoyed playing lacrosse for River Lakes while in high school, kayaking, paddle boarding, deer hunting and playing video games. He had a fond love for dogs, especially his beloved canine companions, Callie and Oliver “Oscar”.  Tyler will be forever remembered for his huge caring heart, his unselfishness, having a willingness to help others and one that saw the good in many things.

He is survived by his parents, Bill and Joy Woelfel of New London, his brother, Logan; grandparents, Colette Illies of Spicer and Maury Woelfel of Bird Island, besides many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Eileen Woelfel and James Illies.

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Bill, Joy, and Logan, please except our heartfelt condolences on the loss of Tyler. May the Lord hold you in his hand and carry you through your grief. We, your support staff friends at District 2600 made a donation in Tylers honor.Kathy, Holley, Ann, Cori, and Tira

Support Staff 2600 Jun 22 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Bill and Family. I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my prayers. I hope that you may find peace at this difficult time.

Chopper Krogstad Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

Tyler,Please cherish the time you had here on earth. Never forget the love you were shown, and how much youll be missed. Ask God to guide the ones youve left behind, and help them to understand, no one can take your place, so find peace in heaven, and in yourself, knowing youll one day be reunited, and JOYful.

Laura Jun 18 2021 12:00 AM

My heart hurts for your family. I am so very, very sorry for your loss of Tyler. I will keep you all in my prayers.

Kim Stenglein Jun 16 2021 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies. My heart hurts for your family. Donation made in Tylers honor to Wings of Hope from the Adelmans.

Cheryl Adelman Jun 16 2021 12:00 AM

Sending our sympathies to your whole family. You will be in our daily prayers. Sincerely, Paul, Steff, Noah and Sara SmithSteffanie Smith

Steffanie Smith Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heartsBrenda Lieser and family

Brenda Lieser and family Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM