97 year old Albert “Al” Peichel died Tuesday at the New Ulm Medical Center. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11am Friday at the St. George Catholic Church in St. George with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8pm Thursday and 7:30-8:30am Friday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm and will continue for one hour prior to the time of Mass at church on Friday. There will be a parish prayer at 6:30pm Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to New Ulm Area Catholic Schools and the St. Mary’s Catholic Schools in Sleepy Eye Scholarship Funds. The Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is handling the arrangements.