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January 18, 2022

Jan Kersey
Janice “Jan” Kersey, 81, passed away after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease on December 21, 2021 in Roseville, MN. Jan was born in 1940 in Pine City, MN, and spent her childhood years in Sandstone and in Minneapolis, where she graduated in 1958 from Washburn High School. The following year she married Dave Kersey and together they embarked on a lifetime of ministry, beginning with the launch of a new Christian radio station, KFNW, in Fargo, ND. Jan worked tirelessly behind the scenes at the radio station, doing everything from hosting events to lawn care and building maintenance. Together they organized and hosted multiple tours of the Holy Land in the 1970s, and regularly visited local churches throughout the Red River Valley region to share their travels, testimonies and song.
Friday, January 7, 2022

Brenda Hanson
Brenda Lynn Hanson, age 57, of Harris, MN who was a loving mother, grandmother, aunt and sister, died from injuries sustained in an auto accident on December 22, 2021.
Friday, January 7, 2022

Jean Nelsen
Jean Jacqueline Nelsen, age 88, of Taylors Falls, Minnesota passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 2, 2022 surrounded by family, at Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming.
Friday, January 7, 2022

June McKenzie
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of June Ann McKenzie on January 4, 2022. She went home to be with Jesus and was welcomed by those who preceded her in death.
Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Judith O'Claire
Judith (Judy) Joanne O'Claire, 80, of Brigham City, Utah (formerly of Chisago City, Minnesota) passed away after a gallant battle with Alzheimer's on Wednesday, December 22, 2021. Judy was born on February 20, 1941, the third child of six born to Irene (Gehrke) Patterson and Howard ("Pat") Patterson. Judy was raised in Bemidji, Minnesota attending Lincoln Elementary, Bemidji High School, and Bemidji State College where she acquired a degree in elementary education. In 1962, she met and married Larrel ("Duffy") O'Claire while they both attended college. They later moved their family to Maplewood, Minnesota and were members of St. Peter's Catholic Church. Their relationship produced three beautiful children and a lifetime of memories, as, even though they divorced, they remained friends through the years.
Thursday, December 30, 2021

Nancy Oyen
Nancy Grace Oyen, 75, of Scottsdale, AZ, entered into her rest on November 21, 2021, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease.
Thursday, December 23, 2021

Scott J. Wilson
Scott J. Wilson, age 62 of Harris died at the age of 62 after complications from emphysema on Monday, December 13, 2021 at M Health Fairview Hospital in Wyoming.  
Friday, December 17, 2021

David Gutierrez
David Andrew Gutierrez, 36, of North Branch, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in the U of M Fairview Hospital.  He was born in Fridley, MN September 8, 1985.  David was working at the County Market in North Branch at the time of his passing.
Friday, December 17, 2021

Owen Johnson
Owen D. Johnson, age 79, of Lindstrom, MN. Owen unexpectedly passed away on December 4, 2021 in Rochester, MN.  He was born on August 17, 1942 in Fosston, MN to parents Oscar and Evelyn Johnson.
Friday, December 10, 2021

Cliffton 'Gene' Jorgenson
Cliffton ‘Gene’ Jorgenson passed away peacefully in his sleep on December 3, 2021 after suffering from multiple terminal conditions for many years.
Friday, December 10, 2021

Melissa Olson
Melissa “Missy” Olson, age 56, of North Branch, Minnesota, passed away after a sudden illness (not COVID) on December 1, 2021.  Missy loved her furry family and taking her trike “Hank” out on the road. 
Friday, December 10, 2021

Kenneth Sumner
Kenneth Sumner, of Lindstrom, was ushered into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at the age of 86.
Friday, December 10, 2021

Pamela Fossum
Pamela Mary (Hilger) Fossum, "Bright Star", age 76 of Lindstrom, MN, was born December 11, 1944.
Friday, December 10, 2021

Tiffany Murray
Tiffany Jo Murray gained her angel wings on Saturday November 20, 2021. Tiffany was born in Chisago City, Minnesota on July 27, 1980 to Mary Murray and Terrence McBride. She resided in the Chisago City and Forest Lake areas most of her life. She was the mother of two wonderful boys and had an abundance of friendships from all walks of life. Everyone was drawn to Tiffany. She was never judgmental, she embraced all differences, and sought out the good qualities in everyone she knew. Tiffany was a free spirited, beautiful soul who loved adventure and the outdoors. She especially loved her time on the beach, watching sunrises, sunsets and a beautiful full moon!
Friday, December 3, 2021

Carmella Virga
Carmella Virga, age 84, of Lindstrom, Minnesota passed away Thursday, November 25, 2021 at the Christian Community Home in Osceola, WI.
Friday, December 3, 2021

Ronald August Leuthner
Ronald August Leuthner, age 77, born March 10, 1944, passed away on November 14, 2021, surrounded by his family. He spent six years in the military before beginning his career in telecommunications. He was united in marriage to Sherrie Stender on May 29, 1965, in Watertown, Minnesota. They spent fifty-six years together and had four children.
Friday, December 3, 2021

Lila Pietenpol

Lila A. Pietenpol, age 96, died, November 23, 2021.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Arnold and Louise Rogstad; husband, Kermit; sisters, Marie and Violet.  She is survived by her children, Linda (Jim) Kelley of Chisago City, Nancy (Francis “Mac”) McDonough of Lakeville, Larry (Lisa) Pietenpol of McKinney, Texas; grandchildren, Paul Kelley, Matt (Libby) Kelley, Kristina (Cory) Kelley-Johnson, Patrick McDonough; great grandchildren, Anneka and Jane Johnson, Lucy Kelley.

Friday, December 3, 2021

Darlene Anton-Heilig
Darlene (Dar) Helen Anton-Heilig, 86, of North Branch, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2021 at M Health Fairview Hospital in Wyoming, MN.
Friday, December 3, 2021

Anton 'Tony' Fast
Anton Raymond “Tony’ Fast, a resident of Center City, MN, Tony Fast passed away Wednesday, November 24, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with Bronchiectasis and Parkinson’s Disease.  Tony was born June 21, 1943, in St. Paul, MN.  He is survived by his beloved wife and care giver, Jean McRell Fast of 27 years.  They spent over two decades together on Pioneer Lake. 
Friday, December 3, 2021

Michael Perron
Michael Perron passed away on November, 27 2021 from COVID Pneumonia.
Friday, December 3, 2021

Herbert Letourneau
Herbert (Herb) Raymond Letourneau February 13, 1948-November 18, 2021.
Friday, November 26, 2021

Judy Lindahl
Judy Marie Lindahl, of Lindstrom, Minnesota passed away Saturday, November 20, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Friday, November 26, 2021

Betty Berglund
Betty Ann (Hendricks) Berglund (82) peacefully went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, November 13 at Fairview Hospital in Wyoming, MN.
Friday, November 19, 2021

David Bennett
Dave Bennett of Grand Rapids, formerly of Sunrise, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at his home at the age of 33.
Friday, November 19, 2021

James Alan Mayry

James Alan Mayry, 78, passed away on November 9, 2021 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids after his brave, long struggle with colon cancer. Jim grew up in Chisholm, MN. He earned a B.A. and M.A. in History from the University of Minnesota Duluth and continued graduate work in History at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Jim married the love of his life Carol Gray in 1978. He spent his career as a financial analyst for NSP/Xcel Energy where he received many awards for his work. He was active in Our Lady of Lourdes and other Catholic churches and organizations.

Friday, November 19, 2021

Susan Lair
Susan Marie Lair, 66, of Lindstrom, MN passed away surrounded by loved ones on November 8, 2021 after a hard fought, two-year battle with lung cancer. Susan was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Friday, November 19, 2021

Jan Freemore
Janet “Jan” Freemore passed away on October 28, 2021, following a tragic accident. Jan was well known in her community and recognized for her service to others and her love and creation of beautiful music.  Jan grew up on a farm near North Branch, Minnesota.
Friday, November 5, 2021

Stuart Johnson
Stuart Gunnar Johnson, 84, passed on Saturday, October 30, 2021 after a long journey with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP).
Friday, November 5, 2021

Richard Danielson

Richard “Dick” Danielson, age 92, of Chisago City, MN passed away peacefully at Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis on Sunday, October 24, 2021 surrounded by his children and wife Lois.

Friday, November 5, 2021

Romelle Cable
Romelle Rose Cable (Faulkner) a long time Lindstrom resident, passed away October 29 surrounded by her loving family. 
Friday, November 5, 2021

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