Lyle Bednarek, age 68, of rural Hillman, MN, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at St. Rita’s Catholic Church in Hillman, MN with Fr. Jerry Shick officiating. Private interment will be at a later date in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2012 at Emblom-Brenny Funeral Service in Pierz, MN, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. There will be a Christian Women Rosary at 4:30 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home followed by Parish Prayers at 7:00 p.m.