DL News Staff
Sept. 8, 1935-July 16, 2010 Samuel J. Rock, 74, of Waubun, died Friday, July 16, 2010 at his home. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 20 at St. Columba Episcopal Church in White Earth, with Rev. Lisa Smith, Rev. Carol "Coke" Smith, Rev. George Ross and Rev. John Rock officiating. Friends may call from 4 p.m. Monday, July 19 until 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 20 at the White Earth Community Center in White Earth. Interment services will be 1 p.m.
Lorraine Evangeline Hinshaw, 82, LaPorte, Ind., passed away peacefully, Friday, July 16, 2010, at 6:20 p.m. at LaPorte Hospital. Mrs. Hinshaw was born on November 26, 1927, in Ogema to Nels and Bessie (Matejka) Mortenson. Lorraine was a caring and devoted mother and homemaker. "Grandma Rayne" enjoyed family, especially her grandkids and great grandkids. She displayed her strength in many different ways. She loved her family unconditionally and always saw the best in everyone. Mrs. Hinshaw loved spending time with her family in Minnesota and crocheting.
Shirley Ann (McDougall) Bamford, 79, who was born and raised in Detroit Lakes, passed away Saturday, July 10, 2010 at St. Therese Nursing Home in Brooklyn Park, Minn. A memorial service to celebrate Shirley's life is set for 2 p.m. Thursday, July 22 at the Church of the Open Door, 9060 Zanzibar Lane North, in Maple Grove, Minn.
George Arthur Quittschreiber, 92, of Frazee, died Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at the Frazee Care Center, Frazee. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 18, with a 6:30 p.m. prayer service, at the Furey Funeral Home in Frazee. Funeral services are set for 11 a.m. Monday, July 19 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee.
Oct. 27, 1990-July 12, 2010 Detroit Lakes native Amy Beth Darnell, 19, of Apache Junction, Ariz., passed away Monday, July 12, 2010, with her family by her side, after a month long battle with a leukemia relapse. Amy was diagnosed with ALL (acute lymphocytic leukemia) at the age of 13. After six years of being cancer free, her leukemia returned. Amy was born October 27, 1990 in Detroit Lakes. She moved to Arizona at the age of three, and graduated from Apache Junction High School in May 2009. She completed training at the Airline Academy in Daytona Beach, Fla., in September 2009.
March 22, 1923-July 11, 2010 Jesse Lee Schuck was born March 22, 1923, to Emil and Augusta (Rieniets) Schuck. "Sam," as he was known to most people, proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. Sam was united in marriage to Sally Leach on December 20, 1950. He established Schuck Bus Service in 1954. Sam and Sally spent many years transporting school children for the Moorhead School District. Sally passed away in 1975; Sam retired in 1986. On Valentine's Day of 1986, Sam married Betty Melander.
March 9, 1932-July 12, 2010 Former Detroit Lakes resident Gerald Jacobsen, 78, of Willmar, died unexpectedly Monday evening, July 12, 2010, at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. A mass of Christian burial took place Saturday, July 17 at the Church of St. Mary in Willmar, with burial in the church cemetery. Military Honors were provided by Austin F. Hanscom American Legion Post 167 of Willmar. Gerald Gene Jacobsen, also known as "Jerry" or "Jake," was born to Gordon and Lenore (Franklin) Jacobsen on March 9, 1932, in Chicago, Ill.
Gail L. Score, 49, of Rockwell, Tenn., died Friday, May 14, 2010 in Tennessee. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 16 in Elmwood Cemetery, rural Detroit Lakes, with Chaplain Vicki Marthaler officiating. The David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes is assisting the family.
Aug. 24, 1927-July 12, 2010 G. David Farkell, "The Prairie Bookbinder," 82, of Detroit Lakes, died Monday, July 12, 2010 at his residence in Detroit Lakes. A celebration of David's life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 16 in First Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes, with Rev. Wade Dutton officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services. George David Farkell was born to George L. and Velma (Thompson) Farkell on August 24, 1927 in Minneapolis. He was raised and educated in Minneapolis, graduating from South West High School in 1944.
Aug. 4, 1920-July 12, 2010 Marjorie L. Leegard, 89, of Detroit Lakes died Monday, July 12, 2010 at Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Marjorie Louise Britton was born to Harry and Edna (Peck) Britton on August 4, 1920 in Detroit Lakes. She grew up and attended school in Detroit Lakes, graduating from Detroit Lakes High School in 1938. On May 31, 1942 she was united in marriage to Jerome Leegard at Richwood Lutheran Church, rural Detroit Lakes.