DL News Staff
Jan. 31, 1930-Dec. 12, 2011 Fern H. Thompson, 81, of Callaway, died Monday, December 12, 2011 at her home. A mass of Christian burial is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at Assumption Catholic Church, Callaway, with Father Xavier Ilango officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 at the David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes; a prayer service will follow at 7 p.m.
Pamela A. Fowler, 55, of rural Ogema, died Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at her home. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9 in Strawberry Lake Mennonite Church, rural Ogema, with visitation for one hour preceding the service. Arrangements were entrusted to West-Kjos Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 for Edwin Kiviaho, 88, and Delores Kiviaho, 77, both of New York Mills, with visitation for two hours preceding services. Edwin passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at the Elders' Home in New York Mills; Delores passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. Arrangements have been entrusted to Karvonen & Son Funeral Home of New York Mills.
Beverly A. Bulik, 73, of Detroit Lakes, passed away Sunday, December 4, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. There will be no services. Arrangements have been entrusted to West-Kjos Funeral Home of Detroit Lakes.
Reuben McDaniel Tuck, Jr., Esq., died on Sunday, December 4, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Sally Olson Tuck; his children, Elisabeth Rose and Reuben McDaniel Tuck, III; the mother of his children, Penelope Irby Lyle; his step children, Charles Thomas Smith, III, Abigail Aletha Smith and Erich Harold Wiegand; his grandchildren, Casper Xan Smith-Ladet and Oscar Rex Smith- Ladet; and his brother, Dr. Goodwin Tuck and his family. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec.
Feb. 23, 1924-Dec. 6, 2011 Leroy Vincent Frost Sr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at his son's home on Lake Melissa in Detroit Lakes, with his family by his side. Leroy was born to Bernard and Elizabeth (Bahl) Frost on February 23, 1924 in Page, N.D. He was raised on the family farm along with his eight brothers and one sister. Lee's passion for baseball was equal to his talent. At 17 he was drafted onto the New York Yankees farm team, where he pitched until he was drafted into the U.S. Marine Corps, stationed at San Diego.
Oct. 9, 1925-Dec. 5, 2011 Emma A. Hjelter, 86, of Frazee, died Monday, December 5, 2011 at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee. Funeral services for Emma will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8 in Furey Funeral Home of Frazee. Visitation will be held at Furey Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, and again for one hour prior to services on Thursday. Interment will be held in Lakeside Cemetery, Frazee. Emma Alvina Miliander was born to Victor and Ida (Wahlin) Miliander on October 9, 1925 near Goodrich, Minn.
Aug. 26, 1920-Dec. 1, 2011 Former Detroit Lakes resident Florence E. Iverson, 91, of St. Louis, Mo., died Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Delmar Gardens South in St. Louis. Florence Elaine Iverson was born to Nels and Agnes (Johnson) Johnson on August 26, 1920 in Detroit Lakes. She attended District 99 Country School in rural Audubon. Florence was united in marriage to Ernest Iverson. They made their home in rural Audubon. She raised their children and also helped Ernest on the family farm.
Jan. 11, 1919-Dec. 4, 2011 Former Fargo and Detroit Lakes resident Mary Tietgens-Hanson, 92, of Christine, N.D., died Sunday, December 4, 2011 at her daughter's home in Christine. A mass of Christian burial is set for 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 9 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes, with Monsignor Timothy McGee, officiating. Interment will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec.
Former St. Paul resident Viva A. Thomas, 101, of Frazee, died Sunday, December 4, 2011 at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee. Funeral services are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7 at the Rose Lawn Cemetery Chapel in St. Paul, with visitation for one hour prior to the service. Arrangements were entrusted to David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.