DL News Staff
July 2, 1915-Jan. 23, 2011 Agnes E. Chapman, 95, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, January 23, 2011 at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes. Agnes was born the daughter of John and Agda (Olson) Olson on July 2, 1915 in Averill, Minn. She attended country school in District 50, rural Lake Park. As a young adult, she moved to Minneapolis and worked at the Strutwear Factory. Agnes later returned to Detroit Lakes and was united in marriage to Douglas Chapman on January 18, 1942 at First Lutheran Church.
Aug. 29, 1926-Jan. 21, 2011 Arlie Shodean, 84, lifelong resident of Detroit Lakes, passed away Friday, January 21, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes, surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26 at David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, with a 7 p.m. prayer service. Visitation will also be held one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 27 in Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes.
Feb. 14, 1930-Jan. 19, 2011 Clifford A. Tingesdahl, 80, of rural Frazee, died Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee. Funeral services for Cliff were held at 11 a.m. Monday, January 24 in St. John Lutheran Church, Height of Land, rural Frazee. Clifford was born to Clarence and Hilda (Larson) Tingesdahl on February 14, 1930 in Fargo. He was raised and educated in West Fargo, graduating in 1948.
July 17, 1957-Jan. 19, 2011 Kevin M. Bergh, 53, of Audubon, died Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at her residence. Kevin Marie Bergh was born to John and Iva (Goodwin) Rehbine on July 17, 1957 in Fosston, Minn. She grew up in Circle Pines, Minn., and in 1977 moved to Audubon. On December 27, 1978 she was united in marriage to Michael Bergh. They made their home in rural Audubon, where they farmed. Kevin also worked at various jobs over the years. She enjoyed feeding hummingbirds, cooking, gambling, fishing and keeping a clean home.
Jan. 19, 1926-Jan. 20, 2011 James A. McCarthy, 85, a longtime resident of Detroit Lakes, died Thursday, January 20, 2011 at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes. Mass of Christian Burial for James was held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, in Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes, with visitation, prayer service and Knights of Columbus Rosary on Friday, Jan. 21, also at the church. Interment was at Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery. James Alcuin McCarthy was born January 19, 1926, in Detroit Lakes. He was the son of Clarence and Catherine (Fraser) McCarthy.
Paul V. Korzendorfer, 50, of Cave Creek, Ariz., passed peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and children on Saturday, January 15, 2011, concluding his noble battle with ALS. This fun loving, gregarious man left our world a legacy of laughter, love and true grit, forever shaping our lives and hearts with his spirit. Surviving Paul are his wife of 25 years, Deborah, 50; son Jacob, 21; daughter Haylee, 18; mother Joan; sisters Karen and Kathy; and brothers John and Peter. His father Vern preceded him in death, and most certainly met and guided him home to our heavenly father.
July 24, 1949-Jan. 18, 2011 Gary L. Winter, 61, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Essentia Health in Fargo. Gary was born the son of Henry and Pearl (Wray) Winter on July 24, 1949, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He attended school in Cedar Rapids and later in Park Rapids, Minn., where he graduated from high school in 1967. During his high school years he worked at the family resort, Pine Springs Resort on Straight Lake. Gary was united in marriage to Karol Gottsman on May 13, 1967 in Park Rapids.
Jan. 24, 1927-Jan. 12, 2011 Orvis Raymond Hovland, 83, died on Wednesday, January 12, 2011, at the Fair Meadow Nursing Home in Fertile, Minn. Orvis was born to Peder and Emma (Bakken) Hovland on January 24, 1927, on the home farm in rural Fertile. He attended Roadside Country School and graduated from the Fertile-Beltrami High School, Fertile, in 1944. He continued his education at the Lutheran Bible Institute in Minneapolis.
Oct. 15, 1949-Jan. 17, 2011 Carol Pare, 61, of Pelican Rapids, died on Monday, January 17, 2011, at her home near Pelican Rapids. Carol Ann Sleen was born the daughter of Gordon and Velma (Jacobson) Sleen on October 15, 1949 in Detroit Lakes. Carol attended country school near Franklin Lake and later, graduated from Pelican Rapids High School in 1967. After graduation Carol moved out east and worked as a nanny. During this time she met Jude Pare in Norwalk, Conn.
Feb. 20, 1942-Jan. 17, 2011 Karen I. Maynard, 68, of Detroit Lakes, died Monday, January 17, 2011 at Sanford Health in Fargo. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, at David Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, continuing for one hour prior to services at the church on Friday. Funeral services for Karen will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, January 21, in Grace Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes. Interment will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in the spring. Karen was born to Oscar and Dorothea (Schultz) Bien on February 20, 1942 in Hillhead, S.D.