Darlene Pyzick

  • Born: March 8, 1933
  • Died: December 28, 2019
  • Location: Wells, Minnesota

Bruss-Heitner Funeral Homes

255 2nd Ave SW
Wells, MN 56097

Tel. (507) 553-3124

Tribute & Message From The Family

Darlene Pyzick, age 86, of Wells, MN died Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Parkview Care Center in Wells. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. Casimir Catholic Church in Wells, with Fr. Greg Havel officiating. Visitation will be Monday, December 30, from 4:00-7:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 7:00 PM at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be at St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery in Wells. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is entrusted with services.
Darlene was born March 8, 1933 the daughter of Herman and Elsie (Wilder) Akemann in Wells, MN. Darlene married Chester Pyzick February 26, 1952 at St. Casimir's Catholic Church in Wells. Darlene and Chester lived in Wells their entire married life.
Darlene was a past member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, a member of St. Casimir Catholic Church, a member of CCW, and the choir. She worked at Paal's Variety Store and Wells Drug for many years. Darlene was a woman of great faith who could always be found praying. She was blessed to be able to raise her children at home while they grew up. She loved her children and grandchildren and very much enjoyed family gatherings. Darlene enjoyed getting together with her friends for morning coffee and being an avid Minnesota Vikings fan.
Darlene is survived by her children: Mary (Russ) Ricke of Easton, MN, Carol (Tom) Neubauer of Wells, MN, Joan (Chuck) Evan of Minnesota Lake, MN, Linda (Rick) Theede of Wells, MN, and Mike (Carrie) Pyzick of Wells, MN; Brother: Alvin (Mary) Akemann of Babbitt, MN; Sister-in-law Sylvia (Casimir) Dzuira of Albert Lea, MN; 12 Grandchildren: Mark (Lindsay) Ricke, David Ricke; Adam (Kristy) Neubauer, Eric (Stacey) Neubauer, Sara (Jim) Presley; Brandon Evan (Heather Janzig), Josh (Chelsey) Evan; Matthew (Sara) Theede, Megan (Brian) Turner, Holly (Kevin) Robling; Sam (Brittney) Pyzick and Morgan Pyzick; 21 Great-grandchildren: William, Hannah, Marissa and Marielle; Lilly and Kadyn; Ihlee; Jarratt; Cora; Westin and Vivian; Elise, Nora, Ava and Jack; Harper, Raina and Amira; Reese, Sawyer and Cash; along with numerous nieces and nephews and their families.
She was preceded in death by her Parents; Husband Chester (2003); Brothers: Clarence, in infancy, Romaine, Leroy "Bud", and Keith; Sisters: Evelyn Iverson, Shirley Lura, Joanne Dahl, and Marcie Babcock.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sad to see Darlene passed. I got to know her because she was neighbors to the Erdner's and I was always around playing with David so I got to know her. Also through the Catholic Church. She was sure a nice friendly lady. Sincere sympathies. Chuck Clarke

Posted by chuck clarke - kenyon, MN - Acquaintance   January 03, 2020

Our deepest sympathy to family and friends.

Posted by Richard Neubauer - Prior Lake   December 31, 2019

My Deepest sympathy to your Family at this time of Loss. She will be Dearly missed.

Posted by Kim Kastens - Wells, MN - Friend   December 30, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to the family of Darlene.

Posted by Tim and Lori Stenzel - Pemberton, MN - Family   December 29, 2019

My sympathies to Mike and Joan on the passing of your Mom.....I know how hard its got to be and may your many good memories help in your sad times....I remember your Mom at the Wells Drug, so friendly and smiling. Janet

Posted by Janet Proehl - montgomery, MN - Family Friend   December 29, 2019

So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady and I enjoyed visiting with her. Sending prayers and condolences at this time

Posted by Barbara Jones - Family Friend   December 29, 2019

You're all in my thoughts and prayers! Your mom was one of the sweetest people I've ever met! Thank you for honor of caring for her !! Her smile lives on in all of you! She will be missed by many!

Posted by Pam Warmka - Easton, MN - Friend   December 28, 2019