DL News Staff
Marinette D. Emerson, 83, of Detroit Lakes, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes. A memorial service is set for 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 22 at First Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes, with visitation for one hour prior to the service. Arrangements have been entrusted to West-Kjos Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.
Timothy "Tim" Michael Hughs, 46, of Laporte, died Sunday, December 11, 2011 at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19, and 12 to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, followed by funeral services at 1 p.m. Tuesday, all in the Cease Family Funeral Home, Bemidji. A lunch will be served at the Bemidji Eagles Club following the service. Interment will be in the spring at the Hart Lake-Zion Memorial Cemetery in rural Cass Lake.
Oct. 20, 1994-Dec. 12, 2011 Myrel John Schermerhorn, 17, of Frazee, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011 at Essentia Health in Fargo, surrounded by his family and friends. Visitation will be held from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Frazee, with a rosary to take place at 6:30 p.m. and prayer service to follow. Visitation will also take place one hour prior to services at Frazee High School on Friday. Funeral mass is set for 12 p.m., Friday, Dec. 16, 2011, in the Frazee High School Gym. Interment will be made in Senjen Cemetery in Rochert.
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.