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Audubon area native Delores I. Froelich, 92, of Moorhead, died Wednesday, March 13, 2011 at Eventide Lutheran Home in Moorhead. Funeral services were held Friday, March 15 in Dilworth Lutheran Church, with visitation and prayer services taking place Thursday, March 14 at Korsmo Funeral Chapel, Moorhead. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery in Moorhead.
Paula C. Jones, 42, of Ponsford, died Thursday, March 10 at her residence in Ponsford. Funeral services were held Monday, March 14 at the Old Pine Point School in Ponsford, with interment at Breck Memorial Cemetery, Ponsford.
April 7, 1916-March 14, 2011 Audubon native Rev. Wilmer E. Omberg, 94, of Oakley, Kansas, went to be with his Savior on Monday, March 14, 2011. Rev. Omberg was the pastor of Oakley Community Church for 25 years, and was well known in the community as a man who loved the Lord and never missed an opportunity to witness to friends and strangers and ask them if they had given their heart to the Lord. As a young man he taught himself to play the guitar, and was well-known on the radio in Fargo as the Lonesome Cowboy.
March 21, 1927-March 16, 2011 Arden E. Anderson, 83, of Frazee, passed away at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes on Wednesday, March 16, 2011. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at Furey Funeral Home in Frazee, with a 7:30 p.m. prayer service. There will also be visitation for one hour prior to services at the church on Sunday. Funeral services for Arden will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 20 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Frazee, with Reverend William Aufdenkamp officiating. Interment will be in the spring at Dretsch Memorial Cemetery in Becker County.
Dec. 21, 1924-Dec. 31, 2010 Elton Theron Moe, 86, of Cottlesloe, Australia, died Friday, December, 31, 2010. Elton was born to Thea (Elton) and Ole Moe on December 21, 1924, on the family farm in Hamden Township. He attended District 34 rural school and then Audubon High School, graduating in 1943. After graduation Elton entered the United States Navy, serving almost 30 years. One of the most exciting things he did while serving on the U.S.S.
Aug. 19, 1925-March 9, 2011 Former area resident Nelia Lorentzen, 85, most recently of Brooklyn Park, Minn., passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2011. Nelia was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend who was beloved by many. Nelia Brooks was born to Hubert and Nan Brooks on August 19, 1925 in Monroe, Mich. She graduated from Monroe High School in 1943 and from Nyack College in Nyack, New York with a degree in missions. She received her nursing degree at Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago, Ill. While working in the emergency room, she met a handsome young doctor and fell in love.
Former Enderlin, N.D., resident Mable M. Walters, 100, of Detroit Lakes, died Friday, March 11, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Visitation was held Monday, March 14, and funeral services were Tuesday, March 15 at Armstrong Funeral Home in Enderlin.
Sept. 11, 1914-March 11, 2011 Irene L. Oien, 96, of Audubon, died Thursday, March 11, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 17 at David-Donehower Funeral Home, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. The visitation will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Friday. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 18 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in rural Audubon, with Reverend Paul Peterson, officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. Irene L. Oien was born to Edward E. and Minnie K.
Oct. 4, 1938-March 14, 2011 Lowell E. Lerud, 72, of Perham, died Monday, March 14, 2011 in Fergus Falls. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 19 in the David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, with Reverend Paul Larson officiating. Interment will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Twin Valley. Friends may call 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Saturday. Lowell Elwood Lerud was born to Albert and Anna (Meyer) Lerud on October 4, 1938 in Ada, Minn.
June 15, 1925-March 12, 2011 Opal Alvina Neis-Ruter, 85, of Park Rapids, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Green Pine Acres Nursing Home in Park Rapids. Opal was born to Noah and Delsie (Reeves) Robbins on June 15, 1925 in Park Rapids. It was in Park Rapids that Opal attended public school and grew into womanhood. She was united in marriage to Sylvester John Neis in 1946. This union was blessed with five precious children: Joseph, Roger, Diana, Daniel and Jane.