Alvin John Stangl, 75 year-old resident of Pierz, MN passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013 at his home in Pierz, MN with his family by his side. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Pierz, MN with Rev. Kenneth Popp officiating and Father Al Stangl and Father David Maciej con-celebrating. Friends may call from 4-8 P.M. on Monday and from 9:30-10:30 A.M. on Tuesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz, MN. Christian Mothers rosary will be said at 4:30 P.M with Parish Prayers at 7:00 P.M. and the Knights of Columbus Office of the Dead at 7:30 P.M. all on Monday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz, MN. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelley-Virnig Funeral Chapel in Pierz, MN.