DL News Staff
Jan 21, 1917-May 28, 2012 Hertha's journey began in Heide, Germany January 21, 1917, born to E. Alfred Hauptmann and Pauline (Holst) Hauptmann. Hertha and the family immigrated to the United States in 1923 through Ellis Island, and settled in Bettendorf, Iowa. Hertha graduated from Davenport High School, and later served there as school secretary. She married Thomas W. Keenan on December 28, 1940 and they moved to Walker, where they owned and operated the Stony Point Resort.
July 1, 1947-May 13, 2012 Thomas William Keenan III was born July 1, 1947, and departed this world on May 13, 2012. His final moments were spent in his own home, surrounded by loved ones. Thank you for all of the cards and the kindness you have shown in the past weeks. A memorial service will be held at the United Methodist Church in Detroit Lakes at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 16. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m.
Nov. 8, 1924-June 5, 2012 Elmer Nord, 87, of Fosston, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at Essentia Hospital in Fosston. Funeral services are set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 9 in Hope Lutheran Church, Fosston, with Rev. Paul Magelssen officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 8, with a 7 p.m. prayer service, at Carlin-Hoialmen Funeral Home in Fosston, and a reviewal for one hour before the funeral at the church on Saturday. Interment was at Rosehill Cemetery in Fosston. The Carlin-Hoialmen Funeral Home of Fosston was entrusted with the arrangements.
April 16, 1937-June 3, 2012 Maxine J. Williams, 75, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Funeral services for Maxine will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8 in Harvest Fellowship Church, Frazee. Visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 7 at David Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, and continue one hour prior to services at the church on Friday. Interment will be held at Wildwood Cemetery, rural Detroit Lakes.
May Jahr, 87, of Erskine, Minn., died Monday, March 21, 2012 at the Pioneer Memorial Care Center in Erskine. Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 9 in West-Kjos Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.
Barbara J. Kluenenberg, 76, of Detroit Lakes died at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes on Friday, June 1, 2012. Barbara was born on July 12, 1965 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A private family service will be held. David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, is serving the family.
Robert L. McKay, 86, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, December 18, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday June 7 in St. Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church, rural Detroit Lakes. Arrangements have been entrusted to the West-Kjos Funeral Home of Detroit Lakes.
March 4, 2012-June 1, 2012 Kayla Renee Butcher, infant daughter of William Butcher and Summer Weise, died Friday, June 1, 2012 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Park Rapids. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 6 at the Old Pine Point School in Ponsford, with Spiritual Leader Mike Swan officiating. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 5 until the time of Wednesday's services at the Old Pine Point School in Ponsford. Kayla Renee Butcher was born March 4, 2012 in Detroit Lakes.
Dec. 21, 1927-May 18, 2012 Louis Floyd Krieger, 84, of Pelican Rapids, passed away May 18, 2012, in Fountain Hills, Ariz. He was born the son of August and Elizabeth (Buentemeier) Krieger on December 21, 1927 in Grattan Township, Itasca County, Minn. He attended grade school at Grattan and high school at North Central School of Agriculture in Grand Rapids, Minn., graduating in 1944. He furthered his education by attending night schools throughout his working career. On October 10, 1948, Louie married Mary Lou Dawson in Northome, Minn. Together they raised three children.
March 21, 1989-May 14, 2012 Kelsey Schmitzer Maruska, 23, of Sierra Vista, Ariz., passed away Monday, May 14, 2012. She died in a car accident near Vail, Ariz. Kelsey was born March 21, 1989, in Kaiserslautern, Germany to Dale A Schmitzer (formerly of Skokie, Ill.) and Dennis Maruska (formerly of Detroit Lakes), both current residents of Sierra Vista. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, June Schmitzer.