79 year old Arnold “Arnie” Roepke of Lafayette died Monday at the Winthrop Good Samaritan Center in Winthrop. Funeral service will be 11am Thursday at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Fernando. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with full military honors being conducted by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard. Visitation will be 4-7pm Wednesday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel in New Ulm and will continue for one hour prior to the time of service at church on Thursday. The Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel in New Ulm is handling the arrangements.