DL News Staff
July 26, 1927-Feb. 14, 2006 Ordean "Al" Ladeen, 78, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, February 14, 2006 at Emmanuel Nursing Home, Detroit Lakes. Al Ladeen was born to Fred and Maude (Gustophson) Ladeen on July 26, 1927 in Duluth, Minn., where he attended school for a few years before moving to Wright, Minn., where he continued his schooling. He then attended school in Cromwell, Minn., graduating from Cromwell High School. Al served in the Army Air Corps from 1946-49. Following his discharge from the service he moved to Aurora, Minn., where he worked for his father's construction company.
Oct. 2, 1918-Feb. 14, 2006 Charles H. "Charlie" Rew, 87, of Frazee, died Tuesday, February 14, 2006 at the Frazee Care Center. Charles Henry Rew was born to Carl and Margaret (Earley) Rew on Oct. 2, 1918 in Otter Tail County. He grew up near Vergas, later moving with his family near Frazee when he was 12 years of age. Charlie graduated from Frazee High School in 1938. Following graduation he worked on a farm north of Lake Park, and on the family farm near Frazee. Charlie served in the U.S.
Feb. 21, 1926-Feb. 15, 2006 Delores L. "Dot" Schmid, 79, of Frazee, died on Wednesday, February 15, 2006 in the Perham Memorial Nursing Home. Delores Lorraine Kahle was born the daughter of William and Anna Marie (Grieve) Kahle on Feb. 21, 1926 in Detroit Lakes, where she was born and attended school, graduating from Detroit Lakes High School. She moved to Omaha, Neb., where she worked as a bookkeeper. Dot married Gale Schmid on Dec. 13, 1946. They moved to Trinidad, Colo., and then to Excelsior, Minn.
Oct. 22, 1949-Feb. 12, 2006 James "Chopper" Anick, 56, of Pelican Rapids, died in his sleep on Sunday, February 12, 2006, after a lengthy battle with leukemia. Jim, the son of Steve and Ruth Anick of Hermantown, Minn., was born on Oct. 22, 1949, in Duluth, Minn. He graduated from Hermantown High School in 1968. For the last 23 years, Jim was a resident of Pelican Rapids, where he worked for the Department of Agriculture up until his death.
The annual Freeze Your Buns Run/Walk was last weekend during the Polar Fest. Men's winners include first, Jason Rasmussen, 19:05; second, Ryan Zunich, 19:54, and third, Clint Bachman, 20:41. Women's winners include first, Heather Smith, 22:08; second, Carol McCarthy, 25:13, and third, Christine Floding, 25:16.
The Becker County Humane Society has the following animal that was recently found: young adult male black lab, near White Earth Lake. To claim this pet or if interested in adoption, call 218-847-0511 and leave a message.
MORAN -- a boy, John Randall; born February 4, 2006, weighing 10 lbs. 3 oz. to Suzanne Trnka.
DEVALL -- a boy, Alizé Allen; born February 4, 2006, weighing 8 lbs. 4 oz. to Latoya Libby and Roque Devall.
KING -- a boy, Robert Edward; born February 4, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 10 oz. to Jennifer Burnette.
BASS -- a girl, Madeline Elizabeth; born February 2, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. to Angela and George Bass.