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Mearl Gunderson

Mearl Gunderson

Mearl A. Gunderson, 83, of Detroit Lakes, died Saturday, January 25, 2014 at his residence, under the care of Hospice and his sisters-in-law.

Mearl enjoyed a good pot of coffee, and listening to country music. He especially enjoyed listening to "Polka Party" on the radio Sunday afternoons.

Surviving Mearl are his wife, Mavis; brothers, Leland (Phyllis) and Donald (Helen); sister, Lavonne (Daryl) Miller; brothers-in-law, Allen Goshinska and Robert (Naomi) Rusdal; sisters-in-law, Janet Bjornstad, Betty Litzinger and Ruby (Rudy) Frank; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Clarence and Flossie (Bulson) Gunderson, and brother, Carroll.

There will be no services. Memorials may be sent to Hospice of the Red River Valley.

Arrangements were entrusted to West-Kjos Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.