97-year-old Inez Hermel of rural Courtland passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Southview Living Center in Gibbon. Funeral Service is Wednesday, October 31 at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Courtland with interment at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation is Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at Minnesota Valley Funeral Home-SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Visitation will continue one hour prior to funeral service. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home-SOUTH CHAPEL is handling arrangements.