DL News Staff
March 17, 1921-Dec. 18, 2010 Beulah L. Frank, 89, of Frazee, died Saturday, December 18, 2010 at the Frazee Care Center. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in Furey Funeral Home, Frazee. The visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Funeral services are set for 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 23 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee, with Reverend William Aufdenkamp officiating.
Sally Rasmussen, 67, of Bluffton, Minn., passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at the Elders' Home in New York Mills. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20, with parish prayers at 6:30 p.m., in the Karvonen & Son Funeral Home, New York Mills. A funeral mass is set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Bluffton. Arrangements are being provided by Karvonen & Son Funeral Home of New York Mills.
June 10, 1915-Dec. 16, 2010 Marion E. Glawe, 95, of Detroit Lakes, died Thursday, December 16, 2010 at St. Mary's Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes. Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 19 at West-Kjos Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes. Funeral services are set for 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20 at Berean Baptist Church in Detroit Lakes. Marion Edith Glawe was born to John and Grace Boothby Sunbury on June 10, 1915 in Braintree, Mass. She grew up and received her education there, graduating from Braintree High School. On July 24, 1937 she was united in marriage to Martin H.
David L. Brenk, 49, of Detroit Lakes, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 in his home. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 18 from 5 to 8, with a prayer service at 7, in Furey Funeral Home, Frazee, continuing Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 20 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Frazee, with the Rev. William Aufdenkamp officiating.
June 16, 1929-Dec. 14, 2010 Dorothy Katherine Spry, 81, of Cashmere, Washington, died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Columbia View Assisted Living in East Wenatchee, Wash. Dorothy had lived in Cashmere for 48 years and had been the owner and operator of an upholstery business. Her creative side extended into many areas, including watercolor artistry. Dorothy was born on June 16, 1929 at Underwood, Minnesota and was raised, educated and worked in the Detroit Lakes area. She married Ervin Spry in Callaway. Following a time in Holden, Wash., they moved their family to the Cashmere area.
June 27, 1939-Dec. 15, 2010 Marilyn B. Olson, 71, of rural Lake Park, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at her home, after a three-month battle with liver cancer. She had fought breast cancer eight years ago and was a cancer survivor until this past October. Marilyn was born the daughter of Walter and Lynn Turnell on June 27, 1939 in Vancouver, British Columbia. She moved to California with her family as a young child. Marilyn graduated from Covina High School and later from Chico State University in California, where she received her elementary teaching degree.
Donald Peerman, 57, of Ogema, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at the Mahnomen Health Care Center & Nursing Home, after a long battle with cancer. Funeral services for Donald will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21 in the Old Pine Point School, Ponsford, with visitation starting at 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 20 and continuing until the time of services. The David-Donehower Funeral Home of Detroit Lakes is assisting the family with arrangements.
Jan. 18, 1940-Dec. 12, 2010 Former Barnesville resident Donald E. Carr, 70, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, December 12, 2010 at St. Mary's Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes. Donald Edward Carr was born to Kenneth and Edna (Schmidt) Carr on January 18, 1940 in Barnesville. He grew up and attended school in Barnesville. He then worked as a linesman for a power company. In 1969 he married Jane Johnson. They made their home in Barnesville. Don worked for Camrud & Foss Concrete in Moorhead for several years. He later worked for Sun Valley Products in Hickson, N.D.
Sept. 30, 1928-Dec. 9, 2010 Vernie Leroy Davidson, 82, of Callaway, died Thursday, December, 9, 2010 at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes. Funeral services are set for 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 at the David-Donehower Funeral Home Chapel in Detroit Lakes; friends may call at the funeral home starting at 1 p.m. There will be a graveside service at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15 in the Sunset Memorial Gardens in Sidney, Mont. Vernie was born September 30, 1928 on the family farm in One Road Township, Roberts County, S.D. He was the youngest son of Albert and Minnie (Odahl) Davidson.
Mary Patricia "Pat" Bisek, 91, of Mahnomen, died Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at the Mahnomen Health Center. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 St. Michael's Catholic Church in Mahnomen, with a 3 p.m. prayer service and Rosary to follow. There will also be visitation for one hour prior to Monday's services at the church. A mass of Christian burial is set for 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 13, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Mahnomen, with interment in the church cemetery. Arrangements are being provided by Anderson-Mattson Funeral Home of Mahnomen.