DL News Staff
June 10, 1922-May 17, 2010 Clement H. TeVogt, 87, longtime resident of Detroit Lakes, died Monday, May 17 at St. Mary's Innovis Health in Detroit Lakes. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 20 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes, with a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 6:30 p.m. followed by a Parish Vigil at 7 p.m. A mass of Christian burial for Clem will be held at 12 noon Friday, May 21 in Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes. Interment will be held at Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Detroit Lakes. Clem TeVogt was born on June 10, 1922 in Ogema.
Eunice G. Corey, 84, of Detroit Lakes, died Saturday, May 15, 2010 in Oak Crossing, Detroit Lakes. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 19, followed by the funeral at 11 a.m., in David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes.
A memorial service for Laverne R. "Pete" Peterson, 81, of Detroit Lakes and Mesa, Ariz., will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 29 in the American Legion Club, Detroit Lakes. A graveside service will take place at 3 p.m. that day in St. Johns' Lutheran Cemetery, rural Galchutt, N.D.
Vida Joanne Heisler, 70, of Fairbanks, Alaska, died on Monday, January 18, 2010 in Danvers, Mass. She was cremated at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Danvers. Funeral services are set for 1 p.m. Saturday, June 19, in the Ogema Cemetery.
Sept. 3, 1930-May 15, 2010 Beverly G. "Betty" Moher, 79, was set free on Saturday, May 15, 2010, at Bethany Homes of Fargo. Beverly Gail, the third child of Samuel and Eleanor Rogers, was born on September 3, 1930 in Fargo. She grew up in Fargo and graduated from Central High School with the class of 1948. Betty was married to Claude Stone and to this union, a son was born, Michael. When Mike was a baby, Claude passed away unexpectedly. After Claude's death, William Moher came into Betty and Mike's life. Betty and Bill were married on July 5, 1954.
Former Ulen-area resident Lowell J. Fuglie, 52, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2010 in Quebec, Canada. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 4 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Ulen.
April 12, 1931-May 8, 2010 Willis Eken, 79, of Twin Valley, died Saturday, May 8, 2010 at the Twin Valley Living Center. Willis Ray Eken, the son of Bernhard and Hazel (Hoekstra), was born April 12, 1931 in Ada, Minn. He grew up on various farms in the Flom and Fossum, Minn., areas. As a young child he attended both Webster and Four Corners Country Schools near his home and later, Twin Valley High School. After graduating in 1949, Willis began farming with his father. On June 20, 1954, he was united in marriage to Betty Lou Skaurud at Zion Lutheran Church in Twin Valley.
Oct. 18, 1950-May 12, 2010 Ilene Olson, 59, of rural Lake Park, died on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, in the MeritCare Hospital Palliative Care Unit, Fargo. Ilene Cullen was born to Richard and Helene (DuPart) Cullen on October 18, 1950, in Detroit, Mich. She grew up and attended school in Shelby, Mont., graduating from Shelby High School in 1968. She attended Concordia College in Moorhead. Ilene married Jerry Olson on June 8, 1973 at Lake Park Lutheran Church and they made their home near Lake Park.
June 22, 1953-May 11, 2010 William M. "Bill" Haspel, 56, of rural Barnesville, died Tuesday, May 11, 2010 in his home. Bill, son of William F.K. and Dorothy (Totland) Haspel, was born June 22, 1953 in Detroit Lakes. He attended school and grew to manhood in that area, graduating from Detroit Lakes High School in 1971. He attended Northwest Technical College, where he was trained in welding. In March of 1972 he began working for Mid American Steel of Fargo. Bill married Roberta Olsen on September 8, 1973 in Dilworth.
Dec. 26, 1922-May 9, 2010 Thelma Maria Saarinen, 87, of Ponsford, passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 8 p.m. at the Heritage Living Center in Park Rapids. Thelma was born three minutes after midnight on Dec. 26, 1922 to Ole William and Lempi Maria (Longfors) Pihlaja in Shell Lake Township. She attended the Shell Lake Country School and in 1968, she received her GED. On Oct. 11, 1941, Thelma married Carlo A. Saarinen in Detroit Lakes. The couple lived in Butte, Mont., for two years before returning to the Snellman area.