DL News Staff
Jan. 13, 1934-Nov. 2, 2010 James R. Gilbert, 76, of Detroit Lakes, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2010, after a 10-year struggle with Alzheimer's. A mass of Christian burial is set for noon Saturday, Nov. 6, in Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes, with visitation for one hour prior to the service. James Russell Gilbert was born to Charles and Violet Gilbert on January 13, 1934, in Hettinger, N.D. He was raised in New England, N.D., and then proudly served in the U.S. Navy for four years. On April 8, 1960, Jim married the love of his life, Bette Lindner.
Carroll F. Kluck, 75, of Lake Park, died Monday, November 1, 2010 at Sunnyside Care Center in Lake Park. A memorial gathering will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, followed by the memorial service at 10:30, in Wright Funeral Home, Moorhead. Burial will be at North Buffalo Lutheran Church, Kragnes, Minn.
Former Detroit Lakes resident Virginia Marie Disse, 74, of Ada, Minn., died Saturday, October 30, 2010 at Bridges Care Community in Ada. A mass of Christian burial is set for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes, with visitation for one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are being provided by Fredrikson Funeral Home, Ada.
Richard H. Thompson, 39, of rural Ogema, died Wednesday, October 27, 2010 in Naytahwaush. Friends may call from 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3 until 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 4 at the White Earth Community Center in White Earth. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 4 at St. Columba Episcopal Church in White Earth, with Mother Lisa Smith officiating. Interment will be in St. Columba Cemetery. The David-Donehower Funeral Home, Detroit Lakes, is serving the family.
July 16, 1928-Oct. 29, 2010 Einar G. Rebne, 82, of Detroit Lakes, died Friday, October 29, 2010 at his home, surrounded by his loving family and his dog, Snoops, and under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Einar was born to Andrew and Gertie (Brolin) Rebne on July 16, 1928 in Lignite, N.D. At the age of three he moved with his family to farm in the Powers Lake and Battleview area. A few years later they moved to McGregor and later to Columbus, N.D., where Einar's dad was a blacksmith.
Dec. 11, 1983-Oct. 26, 2010 Jeremy D. Matter, 26, of Detroit Lakes, died Tuesday, October 26, 2010 in Twin Valley. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, with a 7 p.m. prayer service, at David Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes. A mass of Christian burial for Jeremy is set for 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, in Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Detroit Lakes, with interment at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Callaway. Jeremy Dean Matter was born to Joel and Lorie (Boucher) Matter on December 11, 1983 in Detroit Lakes. He was raised and educated in Detroit Lakes.
Former Detroit Lakes resident Linus C. Matter, 74, of Hopkins, Minn., passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, October 27, 2010. He was preceded in death by a son, Matthew; parents Ruth and Alfred; and a brother, Ralph. Surviving linus are his loving wife of 47 years, Marilyn; children Roxanne (Pete) Fenson and Michael (Heidi) Matter; grandchildren Alex and Graem; siblings Jerome (Mary) Matter, Lavonne Jacobson, Aileen Melis, Cleo Steffl and Jim (Betty) Matter; as well as many nieces, nephews, dear relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct.
May 3, 1930-Oct. 25, 2010 Former Pelican Rapids resident William "Will" Meyer, 80, of Moorhead, passed away on Monday, October 25, 2010 at Golden Living Center in Moorhead. William Nicholas Meyer was born the son of William (Bill) Sr., and Myrtle (Dokken) Meyer on May 3, 1930 in Rugby, N.D. He was baptized into the First Lutheran Church in Rugby on September 20, 1930. Will was united in marriage to Elizabeth (Betty) Cynthia Volk on October 12, 1948. They made their home in the Rugby area, where they began raising their five children.
Feb. 12, 1913-Oct. 27, 2010 Joseph R. Werlinger, 97, Detroit Lakes, died Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 3 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, with Monsignor Timothy McGee officiating. Interment will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 2 at Holy Rosary Church; there will be a Knights of Columbus Rosary at 6:30 and Parish Prayers at 7 p.m.
Former Detroit Lakes resident E.N. "Micky" Plath, 79, of Nickerson, Minn., passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at Augustana Nursing Home in Moose Lake, Minn. She is survived by one daughter, Michelle Lappegaard of Nickerson; one son, Todd Plath of Palm Springs, Calif.; and one grandson.