Philip E. Barfknecht, age 68, of the Maple Plain/Delano, Minnesota area, passed away Monday, July 7, 2014, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, Minnesota. Funeral service will be Saturday, July 12, 2014, at 11:00 AM at Lyndale Lutheran Church (8012 Hennepin County Road 6) rural Maple Plain. Visitation will be at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano on Friday, July 11, 2014, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM. Further visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home of Delano and Watertown.