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Dudley McDougall

March 7, 1934-March 25, 2011

Former Detroit Lakes resident Dudley James McDougall, 77, of Bemidji, died Friday, March 25, 2011 at Sanford Hospital in Fargo.

Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 30 at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in White Earth, with visitation for one hour prior to services. Interment will be at the Calvary Cemetery in White Earth, under the direction of the Cease Family Funeral Home of Bemidji.

Active casket bearers will be John Smith, Jesse Sargent, Sr., Donald Libby, Mark Libby, Jordan Newago and Les Sargent.

Honorary casket bearers will be Mick Newago, Jerry Sargent, Loyel and Donna Salmela, Ernie and Lisa Patson and Marie Wortiska.

Dudley was born the son of Dudley James McDougall, Sr. and Angeline Charlotte (Blair) McDougall on March 7, 1934 in White Earth. He lived in Detroit Lakes, where he worked for many years at Gray's Storage, Gabor Trucking and Hallett Construction. He later moved to Menahga, then to Bemidji, MN. He was married to Nancy Jean Bernard of Grand Rapids.

Surviving Dudley are his sister, Gloria (Jerry) Sargent of Bemidji; eight nephews; six nieces; 18 great nieces and great nephews; and three great great nieces and great great nephews.

Preceding him in death were his wife Nancy (2002); his parents; grandparents, George and Charlotte Blair and Donald and Emma McDougall; brother, Jack McDougall; sisters Darlene Libby and Gladys Henry; nephew James Abel; and nieces Rhonda Henry and Ramona McDougall

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