DL News Staff
Nov. 29, 1949-April 19, 2012 Daniel R. Baumgart, 62, of Frazee, died Thursday, April 19, 2012 at the Frazee Care Center. Daniel was born the son of Raymond and Luella Baumgart on November 29, 1949 in Perham. He attended schools in the Rochert and Detroit Lakes area, graduating from Detroit Lakes High School in 1967. During his younger years, Daniel was very active in 4-H. Daniel attended the Wahpeton State School of Science and then went on to Moorhead State University, receiving a bachelor's degree in Business Administration.
March 8, 1939-April 18, 2012 Former Vergas resident Theresa Margaret Singer, 73, of Perham, passed on peacefully the evening of April 18, 2012, surrounded by close family. Theresa was born and raised in Chicago, Ill. At age 19, she met her future husband, Richard, on New Year's Eve and they married the following Halloween. Richard and Theresa raised nine children. For years, they ran the Governor's Point resort in Vergas. Theresa spent a lifetime caring for others. She led by example and inspired everyone who knew her.
Jan. 12, 1934-March 30, 2012 Evangeline Margaret (Eberhardt) Tingesdahl, 78, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2012 in Bakersfield, Calif., surrounded by her loving family. Memorial services are set for 2 p.m. Friday, April 20 in the Lutheran Church of Prayer, 8001 Panorama Dr., with graveside service following at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21 in Bellevue Memorial Park, Ontario, Calif. Evangeline was born on Jan. 12, 1934 in Gackle, N.D. In 1951 she married Howard in Fargo. In 1959 they moved their family to Ontario, Calif., and in 1990 they retired to Minnesota.
Nov. 18, 1924-April 17, 2012 Darlene Estlick, 87, of Battle Lake died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at the Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. Darlene Adeline Estlick was born the daughter of Albert D. and Eva Mae (Davis) Wickham on November 18, 1924 in Perham. She was baptized as an adult at the Basswood Seventh Day Adventist Church. She attended Rural School District 256 in Dead Lake Township and continued her education at the Perham High School. Darlene and Floyd W. Estlick were married on March 6, 1946 in Detroit Lakes.
Oct. 15, 1917-April 17, 2012 Vivian M. Martinson, 94, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at Essentia Health-Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes. Vivian Mae Martinson was born to Clyde and Lillie (Van Vleet) Stull on October 15, 1917 in Driscoll, N.D. The family moved to rural Detroit Lakes in 1925. On February 26, 1942 Vivian was united in marriage to Gunnar Martinson in Detroit Lakes.
July 21, 1932-Jan. 8, 2012 A Celebration of the Life of Robert F. "Bob" Dobrenski will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 28 in Zion Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes.
Sept. 29, 1930-April 17, 2012 Jay A. Moses, 81, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at his residence. Jay Arlen Moses was born to Jay and Marie (Larson) Moses on September 29, 1930 in Pelican Rapids. He grew up and attended country school in rural Pelican Rapids. He graduated from Pelican Rapids High School in 1948. He served in the United States Navy from 1952-1956. Jay was united in marriage to Lorraine Eidenschink on June 29, 1954 in Detroit Lakes. They lived in Virginia for two years before moving to Detroit Lakes in 1956.
Gerald Arenson, 78, of Frazee, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Funeral services were set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 18 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee, with visitation from 9:30 a.m. until the start of services. Interment will follow the service in the Vergas Village Cemetery.
Feb. 1, 1924-April 14, 2012 Former Frazee resident Ethel Anna (Holmer Gotschy) Maves, 88, passed away peacefully, with her daughter at her side, Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Visitation is scheduled from 5 to 7:30 p.m. today (Wednesday), with a 7:30 p.m. prayer service, at Furey Funeral Home in Frazee. It will continue for one hour prior to Thursday's service at the church. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 19 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Frazee.
Jan. 28, 1926-April 13, 2012 William F.K."Bill" Haspel, 86, of Audubon, passed away Friday, April 13, 2012 at his home. Bill was born the son of William A. and Phyllis (Harding) Haspel on January 28, 1926 in Camrose, Alberta, Canada. His family had left Detroit Lakes to homestead in Canada about 1900, and at the age of 13, Bill returned with his family to the Detroit Lakes area. He was educated at District 57 in rural Rochert. Bill was united in marriage to Dorothy Totland on November 8, 1950 in Detroit Lakes.