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Paul Sukke remembered as community activist, family man

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DETROIT LAKES -- It's been just a little over 20 years since Paul and Madalyn Sukke moved to Detroit Lakes from Willmar, Minn., in 1987.


But in those 20 years, Paul Sukke became an integral part of the community. Through the years, Sukke -- who passed away Jan. 19 at age 61 -- quietly made his presence felt in a wide variety of service organizations, from the Jaycees to the Chamber of Commerce to Rotary to the West Central Initiative Fund.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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