DL News Staff
Feb. 9, 1957-Feb. 28, 2011 Richard "Ole" Barten, 54, of Vergas, passed away Monday, February 28, 2011 at his home, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 4, at the Vergas Community Center, and will continue one hour prior to the service Saturday at the Vergas Community Center. A celebration of Ole's life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 5, in the Vergas Community Center, with Rev. Robert Hinckley officiating. Lunch will be hosted following the service for all to attend.
Oct. 19, 1947-Feb. 27, 2011 Barbara J. Glander, 63, of Detroit Lakes,, died Sunday, February 27, 2011 at Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes. Barb was born the daughter of Clinton and Lauretta (Profit) Bennor on October 19, 1947 in Park Rapids. She was raised and educated in Akeley, Minn. Barb was united in marriage to Edwin Glander on June 12, 1967 in Menahga. They made their home in Park Rapids for a couple of years, before moving to Detroit Lakes. Barb stayed at home to raise their daughters.
Former Audubon and Detroit Lakes area resident Margaret Ruth (Brooks) Nelson, 85, passed away Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at the Fairview-Southdale Hospital in Edina, Minn. Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26 in the Olson Chapel, Rush City, Minn., with interment in the Fish Lake Lutheran Cemetery at Stark, Minn. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Funeral and Cremation Service~Olson Chapel of Rush City. An online guestbook is available at www.funeralandcremationservice.com .
March 11, 1948-Feb. 23, 2011 Becky (Ziemer) Rosburg, 62, of Frazee, entered her heavenly home on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 28 in Community Alliance Church near Detroit Lakes. Furey Funeral Home, serving Frazee and Vergas, is assisting with funeral arrangements. To leave online condolences, please visit www.fureyfh.com . Rebecca Rene was born to Edward and Irene (Sorensen) Ziemer on March 11, 1948 at the Fairmont Community Hospital.
July 8, 1955-Feb. 25, 2011 Patricia Cluckey Johnson, 55, of Fergus Falls, died Friday, February 25, 2011 at the Sanford Health North Campus in Fargo. Patricia was born the daughter of Paul and Grace (Merchant) Cluckey on July 8, 1955 in Detroit Lakes. She graduated from Audubon High School in 1974. Following high school, she attended Detroit Lakes Technical College, completing the chef's training program. She then was employed at the Audubon Supper Club. On October 10, 1986, Patricia married James Johnson in Barnesville.
Laurie A. Luptak, 47, of Annandale, formerly of St. Cloud and Fargo, died Thursday, February 24, 2011 at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. Memorial services are set for 2 p.m. Friday, March 4 at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Annandale, with Rev. David Nelson officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service Friday at the funeral home. There will also be a memorial service at 1 p.m. Monday, March 7 in St. John Lutheran Church, 1710-5th Street South, Fargo, with Pastor Aanen Gjovik and Deaconess Brenda Bauer officiating.
Former West Fargo resident Debora Haberstroh, 52, of Gary, Minn., died Friday, February 25, 2011 in her home. Visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Twin Valley. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 2 at Gary Lutheran Church, Gary, with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home, Twin Valley.
April 6, 1925-Feb. 23, 2011 LeNore M. Anderson, 85, of Detroit Lakes died Wednesday February 23, 2011 at the Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. LeNore Marjorie Anderson was born to Clarence and Hulda Swenson Olson on April 6, 1925 in rural Gibbon, Minn. She was baptized at home and confirmed at Clear Lake Lutheran Church in rural Gibbon. She attended Gibbon Public Schools, graduating from Gibbon High School in 1943. She attended Mankato State Teachers College, where she received her teaching degree. She taught at various country schools around the Gaylord/Gibbon area.
Former Vergas resident Edna V. Schultz, 81, of Frazee, died Friday, February 25, 2011 at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1 at the Furey Funeral Home in Frazee, with a 7 p.m. prayer service following. It will continue one hour prior to services at the church on Wednesday. A memorial service for Edna will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 2, in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Perham. Interment will be held in the spring in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Vergas. Furey Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Dec. 5, 1918-Feb. 12, 2011 Philip Austin Hanson, 92, passed away Saturday, February 12, 2011 in St. George, Utah. Philip was born to Helmer and Annie (Erickson) Hanson on December 5, 1918 in Detroit Lakes. He was a charter member of VFW Post 6033 in Audubon. He married Cuma "Toni" Walker January 16, 1987 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Surviving Philip are his wife, Toni; stepchildren, Steven (Mima) Norris, Nancy (Dale) Bullock and Terry (Lori) Barkdull; brothers, Enos and Helmer Jr.; sister, Martha Remmen; seven grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; and many friends.