• Duluth

    Harriet Haley

    October 9, 1919 to March 23, 2019 Harriet Haley Harriet Haley, 99, of Carlton and formerly of Cloquet, died Saturday, March 23, 2019 in St. Luke’s Hospice, Duluth. She was born October 9, 1919 in Cloquet, the daughter of David and Frances Carlson. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Maurice; son, Michael; grandson, Troy; sister, Cleo Scrignoli; brother, David Carlson; and son-in-law, Bruce Nelsen. Harriet is survived by her children, Jim (Sandy) of Mahtowa, Diane Nelsen of Cambridge and Pat (Jan) of Kinney; daughter-in-law, Lynn Haley of Clear Lake; 11 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from…

  • Cottage Grove

    Keith Sauer

    August 22, 1944 to March 3, 2019 Keith Sauer Aug. 22, 1944 – March 3, 2019 PHOENIX, Ariz. – Keith Sauer, 74, Woodbury, Minn., died Sunday, March 3. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m., Friday, April 12, at Church of St. Rita in Cottage Grove, Minn. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to True Friends in Annandale, Minn. Arrangements by Kok Funeral Home.

  • White Bear Lake

    Shirley Johnsen

    Johnsen Shirley J. Age 84 Of White Bear Lake Preceded in death by her husband, George and daughter, Kim. Survived by children, Cheryl (Tony) Martini, Todd (April), Brian (Gina); grandchildren, Ad …

  • Northfield

    Mary Ellen Leean

    Mary Ellen Leean 1933–2019 Wildwood MO—Mary Ellen (nee Vaughn) Leean, previous Northfield resident and long-time Foreign Student Coordinator at St. Olaf College, passed away peacefully in her sleep on March 20, 2019, just four days short of her 86th birthday,…

  • White Bear Lake

    Shirley Johnsen

    Johnsen Shirley J. Age 84 Of White Bear Lake Preceded in death by her husband, George and daughter, Kim. Survived by children, Cheryl (Tony) Martini, Todd (April), Brian (Gina); grandchildren, Ad …

  • St. Peter

    Marolyn Claire Kleinert

    Marolyn Claire Kleinert 1921–2019 Saint Peter—Marolyn Claire Kleinert, age 97, of Saint Peter, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019. Visitation will start at 9:30 a.m., on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at First Lutheran Church, Saint Peter, with the memorial…

  • Alexandria

    Peter E. Anderson

    Peter E. Anderson March 22, 1936 – March 25, 2019 ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – Peter E. Anderson, 83, Alexandria, died Monday, March 25, in his home. A private gathering will be held at a later date.

  • Fairmont

    Paul J. Peterson

    SHERBURN — A Celebration of Life Service for Paul J. Peterson, 88, of rural Sherburn, Minnesota will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 29, 2019 at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Trimont, Minnesota (#61 Main St. East). Paul was called to his eternal rest on Tuesday March 19, at Temperance …

  • Cloquet

    Harriet Haley

    October 9, 1919 to March 23, 2019 Harriet Haley Harriet Haley, 99, of Carlton and formerly of Cloquet, died Saturday, March 23, 2019 in St. Luke’s Hospice, Duluth. She was born October 9, 1919 in Cloquet, the daughter of David and Frances Carlson. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Maurice; son, Michael; grandson, Troy; sister, Cleo Scrignoli; brother, David Carlson; and son-in-law, Bruce Nelsen. Harriet is survived by her children, Jim (Sandy) of Mahtowa, Diane Nelsen of Cambridge and Pat (Jan) of Kinney; daughter-in-law, Lynn Haley of Clear Lake; 11 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from…

  • Brainerd

    Timothy David Kruse

    July 13, 1964 to March 21, 2019 Timothy David Kruse July 13, 1964 – March 21, 2019 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Timothy David Kruse, 54, Crosby, Minn., died Thursday, March 21, in Hennepin Health Care. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, March 30, at Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin. Visitation will continue from noon to 1 p.m., followed by the funeral at 1 p.m., Sunday, March 31, at the funeral home. The Rev. Mike Ball will officiate. Burial will be in Fleming Cemetery. Arrangements by Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

  • Duluth

    Debra (Debby) Udseth Dubaj

    January 21, 2019 Debra (Debby) Udseth Dubaj Jan. 21, 2019 TAMPA, Fla. – Debra (Debby) Udseth Dubaj, 65, Tampa, died Monday, Jan. 21. Services were previously held in Tampa.

  • Duluth

    Irene Hemphill

    July 13, 1944 to March 19, 2019 Irene Hemphill July 13, 1944 – March 19, 2019 FOSSTON, Minn. – Irene Hemphill, 74, Fosston, formerly Hibbing, Minn., died Tuesday, March 19, in Essentia Health Hospital. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., Sunday, March 24, at Carlin Funeral Home in Fosston. Visitation will continue from 1-2 p.m., followed by the funeral at 2 p.m., Monday, March 25, at Kingo Lutheran Church in Fosston. The Rev. John Ragan will officiate. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Arrangements by Carlin Family Funeral Service.

  • Duluth

    Timothy David Kruse

    July 13, 1964 to March 21, 2019 Timothy David Kruse July 13, 1964 – March 21, 2019 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Timothy David Kruse, 54, Crosby, Minn., died Thursday, March 21, in Hennepin Health Care. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, March 30, at Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin. Visitation will continue from noon to 1 p.m., followed by the funeral at 1 p.m., Sunday, March 31, at the funeral home. The Rev. Mike Ball will officiate. Burial will be in Fleming Cemetery. Arrangements by Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

  • Willmar

    J. Douglas Nelson

    November 13, 1922 to March 24, 2019 J. Douglas Nelson Nov. 13, 1922 – March 24, 2019 CLARKFIELD, Minn. – J. Douglas Nelson, 96, Clarkfield, died Sunday, March 24, in Clarkfield Care Center. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 26, at Lynner Funeral Home in Clarkfield. The memorial service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, at Bergen Lutheran Church in Granite Falls, Minn. The Rev. Matt Danielson will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in the church cemetery. Arrangements by Lynner Funeral Home.

  • Worthington

    Henrietta G. Drenth

    April 4, 1921 to March 24, 2019 Henrietta G. Drenth April 4, 1921 – March 24, 2019 ELLSWORTH, Minn. – Henrietta G. Drenth, 97, Ellsworth, died Sunday, March 24, in Parkview Manor Nursing Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March 28, at Zion Presbyterian Church in Ellsworth. Visitation will continue from 9:30-10:30 a.m., followed by the funeral at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 29, at Zion Presbyterian Church in Ellsworth. Pastor Paul Snyder will officiate. Burial will be in Grand Prairie Cemetery in Ellsworth. Arrangements by Dingmann Funeral Home in Adrian, Minn.

  • Brainerd

    Elaine Ebnet

    March 4, 1949 to March 14, 2019 Elaine Ebnet Elaine Foss Ebnet, age 70, of Mentor, MN, and formerly of Aitkin, MN, passed away on Thursday, March 14th, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 28th, at Faith Lutheran Church in Mentor with the Rev. Michael Sletto officiating. Interment will be in Rosehill Cemetery, rural Mentor, at a later date. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Thursday, March 28th, at the church. Arrangements are with the Carlin Funeral Home of Erskine and messages of condolence may be sent at www.carlinfuneral.com. Elaine Marcia Foss was born on March…

  • New Prague

    Kathy L. Ellman

    September 17, 1970 – March 23, 2019 Kathy L. Ellman, age 48, of New Prague, died peacefully on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Mala Strana Rehabilitation Center in New Prague. Kathy was born on September 17, 1970 in New Prague to Kenneth and Irene (Barta) Ellman.  She graduated from New Prague High School and spent her entire life in New Prague.  Kathy had a heart as big as Texas and was loved by all who had the privilege of meeting her behind the counter at Casey’s and Walgreens.  She brought kindness and smiles to everyone she met and was deeply missed when cancer forced her retirement.  Kathy loved the outdoors, especially…