Doris Emmaline Maier, age 77, of Brainerd died on Aug. 11, 2012, at her home. She was born on Nov. 24, 1934, in Bemidji, Minn., to George and Nora (Danielson) Evenson. She married Wayne Leslie Maier on Aug. 16, 1952, in Brainerd. With her husband Wayne they own and operate the
Hidden Paradise Resort in Brainerd.
Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Wayne; two sons, Lawrence (Norma) Maier of St. Cloud and Bruce (Ellen) Maier of Brainerd; two daughters, Brenda (Mark) BonAmie of St. Cloud and Tamra (Kenneth) Athmann of Brainerd; her mother, Nora Evenson of Sartell; one brother,
John (Karen) Evenson of Sartell; one sister, Norma Soderstrom of Buffalo; eight grandchildren, Theresa Curtis, Tina Maier, Kristopher Maier, Pamela BonAmie, Leea Maier, Deana Maier, Allan Neiman and Nathan Maier; four great-grandchildren, Caidan Curtis, Emma Maier, Jaxten BonAmie, and Carter ChirChir.
Preceding her in death are her father and one brother, George “Dick” Evenson.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby.
Friends may call on Friday at the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Saturday one hour prior to the services at the church.