DL News Staff
May 27, 1961-Feb. 27, 2011 Neil Michael Shingledecker, 49, went home to be with his Lord and Saviour on Sunday, February 27, 2011. Memorial services were held Wednesday, March 2 at the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Wadena, with the Rev. Vaughn White officiating.
April 30, 1933-March 3, 2011 Benny Lowe "Ben" Reem, 77, of Detroit Lakes, peacefully passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at his home, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Ben was born to Charles and Emily (Carlson) Reem on April 30, 1933, in Aitkin, Minn. He graduated from Aitkin High School in 1951 and later from Minneapolis Business College. On November 23, 1957, Ben married Martha Ann Lee in the Methodist Church in Aitkin. They both have been active in Methodist churches in every town where they lived. Ben grew up on the shores of Mille Lacs Lake.
Oct. 8, 1924-Feb. 28, 2011 Henry "Hank" George Boman, 86, of Lake Park, died Monday, February 28, 2011 at Sunnyside Care Center in Lake Park. Henry "Hank" George Boman was born to Oscar and Thelma (Egar) Boman on October 8, 1924 in Adams, N.D. When Hank was a young boy, the family moved to rural Lake Park. He graduated from Lake Park High School. Hank was a farmer and all-around repairman, known as "Mr. Fix-it." He worked at Vigen Hardware, doing various jobs. He was also self-employed as a television and radio repairman.
Charles E. Fonseth, 61, of Frazee, died Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at Essentia Health in Fargo. A memorial service for Charles will be held at a later date. Furey Funeral Home in Frazee is handling the arrangements.
Arne Jacobson, 76, of Lake Park, Minnesota, died Sunday, February 27, 2011, in his home, under the loving care of family and Hospice of the Red River Valley. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, 20, with a 7 p.m. prayer service, at Wright Funeral Home in Hawley. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Thursday, March 3 at Hawley Alliance Church, Hawley, with interment in Solem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Hawley. Wright Funeral Home of Hawley is providing arrangements.
Jerome Joseph "Jerry" Miller, 70, of Detroit Lakes, died Saturday, February 5, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, March 5 at West-Kjos Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, with visitation for one hour prior to services.
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.