ST. CLOUD -- Stearns County commissioner Don Otte has died.

Otte died this (Wednesday) morning after a long battle with cancer.

Otte has served Stearns County's 5th district for 15 years, first being elected in 1999.

Visitation is Sunday from 4:00 until 9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial is 11:00 a.m. Monday at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Sauk Centre.

Otte's obituary and information on his services are available on the Patton Schad Funeral Home website.