87-year-old, Joseph “Joe” Platz of New Ulm died Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 12, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the Catholic Cemetery in New Ulm where the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard will provide full military honors. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home – NORTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Visitation will continue from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Ulm. Masks and social distancing are required at both the visitation and the Mass.
Minnesota Valley Funeral Home of New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.