DL News Staff
Mary B. Ortiz, 43, of Detroit Lakes, died at her residence on Sunday, April 2, 2006, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Mary was born to Orville and Joanne Rosenthal Myogeto on Nov. 6, 1962 in Detroit Lakes, where she grew up and graduated from Detroit Lakes High School in 1981. On April 14, 1984 she married Jesus Ortiz in Detroit Lakes. Mary worked at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes for 25 years. She loved to do Arts and Crafts, baking and gardening.
Leitheiser retiring An open house will be held to celebrate Ed Leitheiser's retirement. Please join us on Sunday, April 2, 2-4 p.m. at the Country Inn & Suites. No gifts please.
Kolke 50th Erling and DeVaughn Kolke of Audubon celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary on March 30. Their children will host an open house celebration on April 23, at the Cormorant Community Center from 2-4 p.m. Relatives and friends are all invited. No gifts please.
Slykerman-Kenny Staci Slykerman and Leo Kenny announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Steve and Luanne Slykerman of LaMoure, North Dakota and John and Annette Kenny of St. Andrews, Manitoba Canada. Staci graduated from the University of Minnesota, Crookston and currently works for the University of Minnesota Extension Service in Detroit Lakes. Leo graduated from the University of Minnesota, Crookston and is currently attending Vet school at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine is Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada. A May 27th wedding is planned at St.
Johnson - Power Mr. and Mrs. James W. and Nora Johnson of Detroit Lakes, announce the engagement of their daughter, LeAnn Rae to Andrew Leo Power, son of Marion Power and the late Jack Power of Dedham, MA. LeAnn is a graduate of the University of North Dakota with a B.A. in Business Administration. She is currently employed as a Grant Specialist with the State of Connecticut/State Library in Hartford, Connecticut. Andrew graduated from Stonehill College in North Easton, MA with a B.S. in Criminal Justice. He is a Lieutenant with the Wethersfield Police Department. An Aug.
ATTENTION! ATTENTION! Help us help you. Make sure each item submitted for Happenings is legibly written or typed and includes a date, time and place, as well as a contact person's name and telephone number. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled "Happenings") may be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at: email@example.com . Sunday, April 2 Piano concert Piano students of Holly Heisserer perform recitals at 1 and 3 p.m. in the sanctuary of First Lutheran Church, DL. The public is welcome.
HILLUKKA -- a boy, Carter Grant; born March 19, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 8 oz. to Elizabeth and Aaron Hillukka.
The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture have released an updated fact sheet outlining the progress agriculture has made and continues to make to improve wetland habitat on private farmland.
BUDREAU -- a girl, Faleisha Marie; born March 15, 2006, weighing 8 lbs. 9 oz. to Aimee Turner and Robert Budreau Sr.
Velde awarded scholarship Natasha Velde of Detroit Lakes has been awarded a $10,000 Performing Arts Scholarship in theatre over four years at Augsburg College. Velde is a senior at Detroit Lakes High School. The Performing Arts Scholarship recognizes incoming students who have excelled in music and theatre, and who will actively participate in the performing arts at Augsburg College. Augsburg College is a private liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, located in the heart of the Twin Cities.