Funeral notice: Nygare Ajulu Gilo, 43

Published 8:01 am Thursday, April 27, 2017

Nygare Ajulu Gilo, 43, of Austin, Minnesota, died Saturday, April 15, 2017, at his home.

Visitation: The viewing will take place from noon to 8 p.m. on Friday, April 28, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Austin.

Service:  On Saturday, April 29, there will be a prayer service from 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. A memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at the church.

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Interment: Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Oakwood Cemetery.

Memorials: A way of blessing the future for his loved ones and community and in honor of the life and service of Nygare Gilo, lay pastor to the Anyuak Faith Community and Our Savior’s, we have set up a memorial fund in his name. Financial gifts can be directed to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Austin, Minnesota, 1600 West Oakland Ave., Austin, MN 55912. Memorial funds will be used for funeral expenses, family support for his wife Apiew Gilo and their seven children, and for the Anyuak ministry both here in Austin and in Gambela, Ethiopia. May these gifts extend the blessings that Nygare has poured out into us and the world. Questions can be directed to the Rev. Dr. Chad Johnson at or 507-437-4516. In giving this gift to Our Savior’s, it will be recorded on your yearly giving record for charitable contributions.

Funeral Home: Worlein Funeral Home of Austin is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at