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Ronald L. Newman

Ronald L. Newman

Posted on 5/28/2012

Ronald L. Newman , 62, of Brainerd, died at his home Sunday, May 27, 2012. He was born in Brainerd on Feb. 3, 1950 to Wallace E. and Dorothy ( Frerich) Newman. He entered the US Army in 1969, serving for 23 years until retiring. Ron worked as a cook at the Brainerd State Hospital and was employed as cook supervisor at the Washington State Reformatory. Returning to Brainerd, he cooked at Woodland Good Samaritan Village and also did maintenance work at St. Francis Catholic Church for five years.

Marjorie Ackerson

Posted on 5/27/2012

Marjorie Ackerson, 69, resident of May Township, died Saturday, May 26, 2012, at Lakewood Health System in Staples. Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Heritage Assembly of God Church in Baxter.
Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and Crematory, Brainerd.
www.nelson-doran.com

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Ronald L. Newman

Posted on 5/27/2012

Ronald L. Newman, 62, of Brainerd, died at his home Sunday, May 27, 2012. Memorial Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brainerd. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd and at the church Wednesday the hour before services.
Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and Crematory, Brainerd.
www.nelson-doran.com

Alice Peterson

Posted on 5/27/2012

Alice Peterson, 80, formerly of Isle, died Saturday, May 26, 2012, in Duluth, Minn. Private services and interment will take place at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Camp Ripley.
Brenny Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services.
www.brenny.com
(800) 824-5051

Etta Flicek

Etta Flicek

Posted on 5/25/2012

Etta (Galland) Flicek, 86, of Baxter, died at her home Thursday, May 24, 2012. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Catholic Church in Brainerd with Father Tony Wroblewski officiating. Family and friends are invited to gather Monday evening from 5-7 p.m. at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Private Interment at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Camp Ripley.

Etta Flicek

Etta Flicek

Posted on 5/25/2012

Etta (Galland) Flicek, 86, of Baxter, died at her home Thursday, May 24, 2012. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Catholic Church in Brainerd with Father Tony Wroblewski officiating. Family and friends are invited to gather Monday evening from 5-7 p.m. at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday. Private Interment at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery near Camp Ripley.

Ronald Bollig

Posted on 5/25/2012

Ronald Duane Bollig passed away at home in the loving arms of his family on Sunday, May 20, 2012.
Ron was married to the love of his life, Barbara. They met in a telephone booth in 1969 and loved each other ever since. They stayed together through the ups and downs of life, and gave each other strength when needed. A marriage to be admired.

LaVerne Hagenson

LaVerne Hagenson

Posted on 5/25/2012

STAPLES — LaVerne Hagenson, age 79 of Staples, passed away at the Lakewood Health System on Thursday, May 24, 2012. A funeral mass will be held Tuesday, May 29 at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Staples with Father Joe Korf officiating. Visitation will be Monday, May 28, from 5-7 p.m. and one hour prior to the service at the Brenny Funeral Home in Staples. Burial will be at St. James Cemetery in Philbrook.

Lowell Rueben Rosnau

Lowell Rueben Rosnau

Posted on 5/25/2012

Lowell Rueben Rosnau, age 85, of Brainerd, passed away April 7, 2012. Lowell was born July 1, 1926, in Winthrop, Minn., to Herman and Adina (King) Rosnau.
After serving his country during WWII in a U.S. Army K-9 unit, Lowell married Dorothy (Dottie) Mae Norberg and moved to Brainerd where he was employed as a communications technician supervisor with the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Ellsworth Brown

Posted on 5/25/2012

OMAHA, Neb. — Ellsworth Brown, age 84, of Omaha, Neb., formerly of Winthrop passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2012, at the Winthrop Cemetery, with Pastor James Snyder officiating.