DL News Staff
Former Vergas resident Darlene Buelah Chermak, 86, of Frazee, died Monday, March 22, 2010 at the Frazee Care Center. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27 in United Methodist Church, Vergas, with visitation for one hour prior. Burial will be in the Vergas Village Cemetery. Arrangements are being provided by Furey Funeral Home, Frazee.
Jan. 20, 1917-March 22, 2010 Former Vergas resident Bertha Emilia Moltzan, 93, of Perham, passed away Monday, March 22, 2010 at Thomas House in Perham. Bertha was born the daughter of Rudolph and Minnie (Kratzke) Wischnak on January 20, 1917 near Vergas. Bertha was baptized and confirmed her faith at St Paul's Lutheran Church, Loon Lake. She attended district 149 country school. On September 10, 1936 Bertha was united in marriage to Henry Moltzan at St. Paul's Lutheran Loon Lake Church.
May 13, 1979-March 19, 2010 Joshua Lee Kaiser, 30, of Fargo, died Friday, March 19, 2010, at his home. Joshua was born to Jimmy and Kathleen (Hansen) Kaiser on May 13, 1979 in Fargo. He attended Park Christian, Robert Asp, and middle school in Moorhead. Joshua graduated from Lake Park High School in 1997. At the time of his death he was attending Minnesota State University-Moorhead, studying for a degree in chemistry education, and was student teaching at Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton High School. Joshua loved playing and collecting video games and listening to music.
Aug. 13, 1918-March 19, 2010 Former Detroit Lakes resident Amos Richard Anderson, 91, died Friday, March 19, 2010 with family at his side, at his daughter's home in Woodbury, Minn. Amos was born to Carl and Emma (Bondli) Anderson on August 13, 1918 in Tansem Township, Clay County. He attended a rural school in Clay County and at age 16, left the family farm to work in Pelican Rapids at the Park Region Co-op Service Station.
July 29, 1950-March 19, 2010 Diana Mae Kendall, 59, of Detroit Lakes, died Friday, March 19, 2010 at her home. Diana was born the daughter of Sylvester and Opal (Robbins) Neis on July 29, 1950 in Veblen, S.D. She graduated from Park Rapids High School in 1969. Diana married Oliver Kendall on August 30, 1969 in Park Rapids. They made their home in Wadena for a short time, before moving to Detroit Lakes in 1970. Diana worked as a waitress, had a children's clothing business, was a daycare provider and worked at the Divine House in Detroit Lakes.
March 19, 1915-March 18, 2010 Ruth Twete, 94, of Battle Lake died Thursday, March 18, 2010, at the Battle Lake Good Samaritan Center. Ruth Vivian Twete was born the daughter of Axel and Mabel (Myhre) Wentzel on March 19, 1915 in Battle Lake. She was their only daughter. Ruth was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith at First Lutheran Church in Battle Lake and graduated from Battle Lake High School in 1933. On June 6, 1933, Ruth married Carl Twete at the age of 18. They had one child, a son, Kenneth.
Gladys L. Wettels, 92, of Ponsford, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2010 at Innovis Health Center in Fargo. Funeral services have been set for 10 a.m. Monday, March 22, 2010 at the Grace Community Church in Osage. Jones-Pearson Funeral Home in Park Rapids has been entrusted with arrangements.
Shirley A. Smead, 75, of Lake Park, died Monday, March 15, 2010 at Sunnyside Care Center, Lake Park. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Saturday, March 20 at Johnson Memorial Home, Wadena, Minn., with visitation for one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Wadena Cemetery.
Sept. 8, 1918-March 16, 2010 Adeline Rothschadl, 91, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at Innovis Health in Fargo. Funeral services for Adeline will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 22, in Zion Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes, with Reverend Dan Abrahams officiating. Visitation will be held at the church for one hour prior to services on Monday. Interment will be in the spring at Oak Grove Cemetery, Detroit Lakes. Adeline was born to Joseph and Anna (Fletcher) Bertek on September 8, 1918 at the family farm near White Earth. She was raised and educated near White Earth.
July 29, 1930-March 14, 2010 Angeletta D. Ross, 79, of Cass Lake, Minn., passed away at her home on Little Wolf Lake on Sunday, March 14, 2010, surrounded by her family. Angeletta Delores Henry was born to Samuel and Marie Henry on July 29, 1930 in White Earth. She graduated from Flandreau Boarding School in South Dakota. Angeletta married George Mark Ross on January 14, 1950. She attended St. Catherine's College in St. Paul, and later worked at Medtronic in New Brighton, Minn. Angeletta was a licensed Ojibwe language teacher.