Lester Fred Strohschein, age 92, of Howard Lake, Minnesota, passed away February 18, 2019 at St. Mary’s Care Center of Winsted, Minnesota. Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday February 22, 2019, at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake with interment at the Howard Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Thursday, February 21, 2019, at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Howard Lake and one hour prior to service at church on Friday. Prayer service will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at the Funeral Home. Arrangements are with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Howard Lake.