Veronica “Vern” Otremba, 81 year old resident of Pierz, MN, died Sunday, April 7 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, April 11 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz, MN, with Father Kenneth Popp officiating. The burial will be held in the parish cemetery. Friends may gather from 4:00-8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 10 and from 9:00-10:00 A.M. on Thursday at Emblom-Brenny Funeral Service in Pierz, MN. The Christian Mothers and the Pierz American Legion Auxiliary will pray at 4:30 P.M. followed by Parish Prayers at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday at the funeral home.