November 3, 1920 – May 6, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 9, 2016 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Richmond, MN for Mildred Dingmann, age 95, who died Friday, May 6, 2016 at Assumption Nursing Home surrounded by her family. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Sunday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond. Christian Women will pray a Rosary at 7:30 p.m. Parish prayers will be at 8:00 p.m. Visitation will be at the Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Monday morning. Arrangements were entrusted with Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond.

Mildred was born in St. Martin, Minnesota to Peter and Mary (Klehr) Schmitt. She married William Dingmann on May 27, 1941 at St. Martin Catholic Church in St. Martin, Minnesota. Mildred and William owned a farm in St. Nicholas for 42 years. She loved cooking, baking, gardening, quilting and sewing. Mildred especially enjoyed socializing, playing cards and spending time with her family. She was a member of Christian Women, Catholic Order of Forresters and Catholic Aid.

She is survived by children, Kathleen (James) Utecht, Gene (Ann) Dingmann, Dennis (Sondra) Dingmann, Harvey (Teri) Dingmann, Larry (Donna) Dingmann and Ron (Scot Smith) Dingmann; siblings, Sister Claire OSB, Sister Miriam OSB, Father Silverius, Joe Schmitt, Louise Heurung and Ellie Otremba; 12 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren

She is preceded in death by her husband, William Dingmann; siblings, Father Urban, Bernice Schmitt, Arnelda Winczewski, Melvin Schmitt and Wilfred Schmitt.