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Helen Shaw, 81, of Frazee passed away on Friday, October 9, 2009 at the Frazee Care Center. Visitation was held Sunday, Oct. 11 at Sacred Heart Church in Frazee. A mass of Christian burial is scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The David-Donehower Funeral Home of Detroit Lakes was entrusted with arrangements.
March 27, 1933-Oct. 7, 2009 Hugo C. Heinle, 76, of Perham, died on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, at the Perham Memorial Hospital with his family at his side. Visitation was held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, with a 7 p.m. prayer service, at Schoeneberger Funeral Home, Perham. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10 in the Perham Community Alliance Church, with the Rev. Tom Mitchell officiating. Hugo Carl Heinle was born the son of Charles and Lydia Heinle on March 27, 1933 in Hebron, N.D. He was raised on the family farm and schooled in Hebron.
Former area resident Dr. Luther A. Johnson died of cancer on Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at his home in Port Richey, Fla., under the care of Hospice. Luther worked for the government at the Detroit Lakes Swift plant, and also other plants in the area as a veterinarian in charge of inspection.
Elwood J. Lund, 91, of Detroit Lakes, died Wednesday October 7, 2009 at Oak Crossing, St. Mary's Innovis Health in Detroit Lakes. Arrangements are pending with the West-Kjos Funeral Home ( www.westkjos.com ) in Detroit Lakes.
Pamela K. "Bonzo" Jackson Risdon, 58, of Ponsford, died Saturday, October 3, 2009 at the Frazee Care Center, with her daughter, Loretta, by her side. Friends may call from 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 until noon Friday, Oct. 9 at the White Earth Community Center in White Earth. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9 at St. Columba Episcopal Church in White Earth, with the Rev. Lisa Smith and Rev. Pat Olson officiating. Interment will be in St. Columba Episcopal Cemetery, White Earth. The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is serving the family.
Former Wolf Lake resident Mildred Kangas, 83, of Menahga, died Thursday, October 1, 2009 at the Green Pine Acres Nursing Home in Menahga. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, at the Spruce Grove Apostolic Lutheran Church in rural Wolf Lake, continuing for one hour prior to services on Thursday. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, at the Spruce Grove Apostolic Lutheran Church, with interment following at the Pickerel Lake Cemetery. All arrangements are being provided by the Wevley Funeral Home in Sebeka.
Jerry W. Adkins, 67, of Ponsford, died Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at his home. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4 at the David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes, with visitation one hour prior to services at the funeral home. The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is serving the family. Memories of Jerry may be shared online at www.daviddonehower.com .
Oct. 23, 1914-Sept. 29, 2009 Dorothy M. Robinson, 94, died Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at the Emmanuel Nursing Home, Detroit Lakes. Dorothy was born to John and Violet May (Goodgame) Pike on Oct. 23, 1914 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Dot was blessed with musical talents in both singing and as a pianist, which she shared with others throughout her life. Dot married Henry Plastow on Nov. 3, 1939 in Edmonton, Alberta. Henry passed away Jan. 5, 1980. After his death, Dot moved to Chilliwack, British Columbia. Here she met and married Reverend Ernie Robinson on Dec. 30, 1988.
Jan. 24, 1927-Sept. 22, 2009 Frederick W. "Fred" Harker, 82, of Frazee, died peacefully Tuesday, September 22, 2009 in the Frazee Care Center, under care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Frederick Weese Harker was born the youngest of five brothers on Jan. 4, 1927 in Evanston, Ill. He graduated from Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis., where he met Susan Edwards. They were married in 1951. Fred received officer training at the Merchant Marine Academy and saw duty in the Pacific. He also served in the Army during the Korean War.
Jan. 28, 2009-Sept. 25, 2009 Keyian A. Keezer, 7-month-old son of Rock Keezer Jr. and Sheyenne Norcross of Ponsford, died Friday, September 25, 2009 from injuries received in an automobile accident near White Earth. Keyian Avery Keezer was born to Rock E. Keezer Jr. and Cheyenne Norcross on Jan. 28, 2009 in Detroit Lakes. He is survived by his father, Rock E. Keezer Jr.