Arthur Andrew Blomquist

January 12, 2013

Arthur Andrew Blomquist, 80, loving husband, stepfather, grandfather, uncle, and loyal friend to many, passed away peacefully after a heroic battle with Alzheimer's on January 12, 2013. Born in Minneapolis, February 25, 1932, Art was a kind, gentle s...

Forrest Henry Stapel

January 11, 2013

Forrest Henry Stapel, 96, of Rosemount, was called home by the LORD Friday, January 11. He was born April 9, 1916 in Lester Prairie, Minnesota to Emil and Martha (nee Wiedenroth) Stapel. Forrest served his country as a Navy Corpsman during World War ...

Margaret E. Fredrickson

January 10, 2013

Margaret E. Fredrickson age 89, of Minnetonka, born September 6, 1923 in Dalbo, MN to Aaron & Selma Dahlin, went home to be with her Heavenly Father, January 10, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar, 5 brothers and 3 sisters. Margare...

Gerald August Seida

January 9, 2013

Gerald August Seida, 91, of Rosemount, passed away peacefully Wednesday surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 22, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois to Augustin and Edna (nee Jackway) Seida. Gerald is survived by his daughter Pat (Joe) Duszka, ...

Ruth E. Carlson

January 8, 2013

Carlson, Ruth E Age 90 of Mpls., born April 10, 1922 in Roberts, WI to Lloyd & Lucie Jones, passed away Jan. 8, 2013. She is preceded in death by her husband, Leroy "Bud" Carlson. Ruth will be dearly missed by her son, David (Kathy) Carlson; daughter...

Gwen M Weitzel

January 7, 2013

WEITZEL Gwen M., age 59, of Apple Valley, MN, formerly of Reading, PA, passed away unexpectedly on December 28, 2012. Gwen is preceded in death by her grandparents. She is survived by her husband, Ron; 2 daughters, Jennifer (Willie) Ayala and Alliso...

James L. Cox "Whoopty Do General"

January 7, 2013

James L. Cox, "Whoopty Do General" Age 92 of Minneapolis, born Nov. 19, 1920 in Devon, MT to Charles and Florence Cox, passed away with family at his side, Jan. 7, 2013. James was honored to serve in the USMC during WWII and Korea. He is preceded in ...

Elisabeth A. Hanke

January 6, 2013

Elisabeth A. Hanke Age 85 of Apple Valley, formerly of Bloomington, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2013. Preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth and 2 brothers. Survived by her children, Lauren (David) Lown and Jeffrey (Linda); 3 grandchildr...

Gene A. Braaten

January 5, 2013

Braaten, Gene A., of Rosemount, passed away peacefully on Jan. 5, 2013. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Kimberly; sister, Marilyn; and his parents, Palmer and Margaret. Gene is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Linda; daughters, Gina ...

Louis J. Ellis

January 4, 2013

Ellis, Louis J., age 95, of Minneapolis, passed away January 4, 2013 at home. Preceded in death by his wife, Vivian. Survived by sons, Dennis and Lee (Sheila); granddaughter, Kortney (Jason); great-granddaughter, Rylie; nephew, Gary (Joyce); sisters-...

Sonia Ingeborg Johnston

January 1, 2013

Our beautiful wife & mother, of Richfield, passed into the presence of God on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at the age of 94, surrounded by her loving family. Sonia will be remembered by her family and friends as a warm, loving, gracious, giving woman wit...

Arlene Lucille Kuss

January 1, 2013

Arlene Lucille Kuss, 81, of Bloomington, passed away Tuesday. She was born September 15, 1931 in Antigo, Wisconsin to Theodore and Lucille Benson. Arlene is survived by her son, Nathan Farley, brothers Richard and Reverend Kenneth (Ruth) Benson, sist...

H. Dorothy Braaten

January 1, 2013

H. Dorothy Braaten, Age 91 of Mpls., born June 17, 1921 in Amery, WI, passed away Jan. 1, 2013. Preceded in death by her husband, Howard and son, John. Will be deeply missed by her daughters: Kristine (Robert) Ruminsky, Mary (Ralph) Peterson and Joan...

Alan W. Leipnitz

December 29, 2012

LEIPNITZ Alan W., age 73, of Prior Lake, died December 29, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN. from complications following heart surgery. He is survived by his spouse of 53 years, Judith Meltz Leipnitz; sons, Mark (Shanna) Leipnitz, Andr...

Ronald Lee Cain

December 28, 2012

Ronald Lee Cain was born in Anchorage, Alaska on March 15, 1971 and was shortly thereafter adopted by Gary and Jean Cain, whose residence was at the Naval Air Station in Kodiak, AK. He attended kindergarten through second grade in Chula Vista, Califo...

Arlene F DeWolf

December 27, 2012

DeWOLF Arlene F., age 86, of Apple Valley, formerly of St. Paul passed away peacefully on December 27, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert and 2 brothers, Elmer and Clary Toensing. Arlene is survived by her 2 children, Debby (Fores...

Bernice Helen Nisja

December 25, 2012

Bernice H. Nisja Age 95 of Minneapolis, born June 27, 1917 in Cass Lake, MN passed away Christmas Day, 2012. Bernice worked in nursing at four area hospitals, including Eitel Hospital, across from Loring Park, where she enjoyed caring for women and t...

Stephen Chris Wenzel

December 24, 2012

Stephen Chris Wenzel, 60, of Rosemount, passed away Monday surrounded by his loving family. He was born September 25, 1952 in Winona, Minnesota to Christian and Salomea (nee Galewski) Wenzel. Stephen is survived by his wife Lori, daughters Sara and E...

Marjorie Mae Anderson

December 23, 2012

Anderson, Marjorie M. Age 87, of Minneapolis, born June 13, 1925 near Hillman, MN, passed away Dec. 23, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence. Marjorie will be dearly missed by her children: Cheryl Iverson, Bruce (Lois), Dean, Rick,...

Bernard M. Granum

December 20, 2012

Bernard M. Granum Age 90 of Minneapolis, born September 11, 1922 in Gonvick, MN to Arthur and Alta Granum, passed away December 20, 2012. Bernard was a graduate forester (U of MN), worked for the State of MN at IRRR and retired as a Sr. Manager from...

David L. Gregersen

December 18, 2012

Gregersen, David L. Age 58 of Annandale, formerly of South Minneapolis, born Sep. 25, 1954 in Mpls. to Patricia and Lorne Gregersen, passed away peacefully Dec. 18, 2012. David served as an MP in the U.S. Army, and was retired from the City of Minnea...

Donald N. Carlson

December 18, 2012

CARLSON Donald Nander, 18th of September, 1928 to 18th December, 2012, died peacefully at the age of 84. He is preceded in death by his infant son Randall. Don is survived by his wife of 63 years, Violet; 2 sons, Bruce (Joan) and Steve (Pat); 2 gran...

Franklin (Swede) Sletten

December 13, 2012

Sletten, Franklin (Swede) age 77, of Minneapolis. Member of Lebanon Lutheran Church. Preceded in death by 8 siblings. Survived by wife, Alice; son, Lionel; daughters, Kimberly Malone Milbrett, Naomi Tauberman (Steve), Denise Maltz (Chris); 10 grandch...

Gerald M. Haley

December 12, 2012

age 86, of Mpls. Lifetime member of VFW, member World Chamberlain #99 American Legion. Preceded in death by wife, Janice; and 7 siblings. Survived by sons, Kerry, Jeffrey, Mitchell, and Michael (Robbyn); 6 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren. Servic...

Walbert "Wally" H Knops

December 7, 2012

Walbert "Wally" H. Knops, age 96 of Minneapolis, formerly of St. Anthony, MN born Dec. 23, 1915 in Stearns County, MN to John & Anna Knops, passed away Dec. 7, 2012. Wally worked many years in construction and was a member of the Carpenters Local 322...