Alice Tschida, 83 year old resident of Pierz, MN passed away Sunday, September 9, 2012 at the St. Benedict’s Home in St. Cloud, MN. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz, MN with Father Kenneth Popp officiating. Burial will take place in the Parish Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 P.M. on Wednesday and from 9-10 A.M. on Thursday at the Shelley-Virnig Funeral Chapel in Pierz, MN. Christian Mothers will pray the rosary at 4:30 P.M. and Parish Prayers will be at 7 P.M. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelley-Virnig Funeral Chapel in Pierz, MN.