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Peter ‘Pete’ Krmpotich

Peter ‘Pete’ Krmpotich

Posted on 3/25/2012

Peter ‘Pete’ Krmpotich
CROSBY — Peter John “Pete” Krmpotich, age 90, of Crosby, died on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby.
He was born on May 16, 1921, in Krivi-Put, Yugoslavia, to Anton and Lucy (Spalj) Krmpotich. Pete was a WW II Navy veteran. He married Mary Jane Pankrantz on June 26, 1948, in Crosby.

Oliver Atneosen

Oliver Atneosen

Posted on 3/23/2012

DEERWOOD — Oliver Otto Atneosen, age 78, of Deerwood, died on Feb. 14, 2012, at the Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando.
He was born on Jan. 26, 1934, in Spooner, Wis., to Otto and Florence (Lindemoen) Atneosen. He was a retired Potlatch employee with 24 years of service. He was a member of the Lakewood Evangelical Free Church in Baxter and a Habitat for Humanity volunteer.

Delores ‘Dode’ Morton

Delores ‘Dode’ Morton

Posted on 3/23/2012

Delores “Dode” Morton, 83, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby. A celebration of Dode’s life will be held at a later date.
Delores was born in Bemidji Feb. 27, 1929, to Willard and Cora (Appleby) Lind. She graduated from Bemidji High School. On Oct. 16, 1948, Dode and Mort (Wayne Morton) began their life’s journey together. She was a secretary for JC Penny and ISD 181.
Dode loved spending time with family and friends. She enjoyed the “critters” outside her windows, traveling and their winters in Arizona.

Adeline I. Meyer

Posted on 3/23/2012

HIBBING — Adeline I. Meyer, 95, Hibbing, formerly of Baxter, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at Guardian Angels Health Care Center in Hibbing. She was born on Jan. 8, 1917, in Nobles County, Minn., to Carl and Emelie Hakeneis. Adeline was united in marriage to Edward Meyer on July 14, 1937, and had lived in Fulda, Minn., for much of her life. She later lived in Baxter for 20 years and had lived in Hibbing for the past seven years.

Harold Halvorson

Harold Halvorson

Posted on 3/23/2012

PEQUOT LAKES — Harold Halvorson passed away at the Heritage House in Pequot Lakes on his 83rd birthday, March 19, 2012. He was the sixth child born to Haddie and Olga (Arneson) Halvorson on March 19, 1929, and was a lifelong resident of Pequot Lakes.

Delores ‘Dode’ (Lind) Morton

Posted on 3/22/2012

Delores “Dode” (Lind) Morton, 83, of Brainerd, died on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby, Minn. Arrangements are pending with Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter.
Brenny Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services
www.brenny.com
(800) 824-5051

Elsie E. (Ernst) Bull

Elsie E. (Ernst) Bull

Posted on 3/22/2012

ALEXANDRIA — Elsie Emma (Ernst) Bull, age 85, resident of Alexandria, formerly of Brainerd, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at the Ecumen Bethany in Alexandria. Elsie as born on Nov. 3, 1926, in Murdock, Minn., to Fritz and Elsie (Grothe) Knochenmus.

David L. Tabor

David L. Tabor

Posted on 3/21/2012

HAM LAKE — David L. Tabor, age 60, of Ham Lake, died March 17, 2012. He was born Nov. 21, 1951, in Minneapolis. Preceded in death by sister, Jennifer Johnson; grandparents, Tabor and Stevens; father-in-law, Thomas Wiswell Sr.; brother-in-law, Rich Wiswell; niece, Rebecca Olson. Survived by loving wife and partner, Margaret (nee Wiswell); daughters, Heather Marie Tabor, Rachel Renee Shirpiro; grandchildren, Terell, Marissa, Shantae, Daylen and Landen; parents, John and Lorna Tabor; siblings, Gail (Chip) Shaefer, Bruce Tabor, Cynthia (BIL) Hopp; many other relatives and friends.

Ruth Nelson

Posted on 3/21/2012

LITTLE FALLS — Ruth Nelson passed away on March 14, 2012, in Little Falls, Minn. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Lincoln Evangelical Free Church in Cushing, Minn. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Ruth is survived by children, Ruth Ann Bullard, of Marysville, Wash., Betty (Ron) Backes, of The Villages, Fla., JaNahne (Neil) McCready-Johnson, of Coon Rapids, Minn., Jerry (Nancy) Nelson, of Annapolis, Md.; and 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.
www.shelleyfuneralchapels.com

Carol L. Langerman Holton

Posted on 3/21/2012

Carol Lois Langerman-Holton was born on Sept. 12, 1925, and died March 18, 2012, at Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby, Minn.
She lived; she died. Much came in between. She married childhood sweetheart, Ron Langerman, WWII vet in 1943. They moved to Montana after the war. Much later she married Clarence Holton in 1967. Both preceded her in death. She worked as a tax preparer, a nurse’s assistant, bookkeeper, a cook, waitress, and a seamstress, making and designing wedding dresses.