May 31, 2012 at 11:31 am
SARTELL, Minn. (KNSI) - With firefighting efforts at 99 percent containment and authorities hopeful Thursday could be the final day battling the Verso paper mill fire in Sartell, co-workers and friends of the employee killed in Monday's blast will lay him to rest Friday.
Funeral services for Jon Maus, 50, of Albany will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Seven Dolors Catholic Church, 150 2nd Street, in Albany.
Meanwhile, a memorial fund has been established for the Maus family as well as for other employees at Verso affected by the fire.
The account is set up at Bank Vista, 125 Twin Rivers Ct. No. 1 in Sartell. You can contribute in person at the bank bank branch or you can mail in a donation. Contributions can be sent to Bank Vista, 125 Twin Rivers Court, Sartell, MN 56377. For more information, you can call the bank at (320) 257-1600.
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