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Doris Aune

July 20, 1926-Jan. 15, 2013

Doris "Dorrie" G. Aune, 86, of Lake Park, died Tuesday, January 15, 2013, in Sunnyside Care Center, Lake Park.

Doris Grace was born to Oscar and Lena (Kittelson) Handegard on July 20, 1926, in Lake Park. She was baptized and confirmed at Lake Park Lutheran Church. Doris attended school in Lake Park. She married Casper Aune May 27, 1945, in Little Rock, Arkansas. Together they made their home in Lake Park.

Doris worked for the Red Owl grocery store, Lake Park Café and did bookkeeping for Casper's sanitation business. She was a member of the Lake Park Lutheran Quilting Club. She also enjoyed cross stitching and rosemaling crafts. Doris enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and the children in her neighborhood.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Casper, Sr.; her parents; one son, Casper Aune, Jr.; brothers, Arndt, Ed, Kenneth, Gustav, Raymond and Orville; and sisters, Grace, Idene and Beatrice.

Surviving Doris are her son, Danny (Pam) Aune of Lake Park; two sisters, Betty (Julian) Johnson of Hawley and Margy (Gordy) Luthi of Glyndon; five grandchildren, Jenny Aune Olafsson (Siggi) of Ames, Iowa, Katie (Dave) O'Connell of Lake Park, Karl Aune of Lake Park, Marie (Kraig) Nelson of Bismarck, N.D., and Lynn (Nick) Wenzel of Aitkin, Minn.; seven great grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Marlene Aune of Brookfield, Wis.; nieces and nephews.

Visitation is set from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, with a 6:30 p.m. prayer service, at Wright Funeral Home in Lake Park.

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in Lake Park Lutheran Church, Lake Park, with interment in the church cemetery.

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