A Fargo native and resident of Detroit Lakes, an avid Bison fan who loves ND, the Lakes area, and aviation turns 90 on May 22nd. We love you! Cards can be sent to 1138 Cleveland Ave. Detroit Lakes MN 56501
I want to thank all friends & family of Mary Kay “Baba” that made her “Celebration of Life” such a beautiful & memorable experience for all of us. I know Bab would especially like to thank the “Sweet Sixteen”. I am very impressed with what fun you girls have had together for 60+ years! Keep it up!! All donations went either to the ALS Association or Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Bradi & Austin Holy, of Frazee, Minn., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Hudson Jack Holy. Hudson was delivered by Tonya Diggins, Midwife, CNP at Perham Health on March 31, 2022, at 6:35 p.m. He weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21-3/4 inches long. Hudson is welcomed home by grandparents Jackie & Brad Carlson and Char & Mark Holy.
“Gordon and Gretchen (née Smith) Henrikson were married on April 15, 1972 at First Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Gordon is a Detroit Lakes HS grad class of ‘65, and Gretchen was raised in Sioux Falls. They have enjoyed a loving and devoted 50 years together. Gordy and Gretchen have lived in West Fargo, ND; Salt Lake City UT, Apple Valley MN (38 years) and now reside here in Detroit Lakes. They have 3 children, Margaret, Nicholas (Rebecca), and Elizabeth (Brian Byrne); and 3 grandchildren Lynn, Fionn, and Greta. With much love and adoration from their kids and grandkids, here’s to the next 50! ”
Rollie Kjos will be celebrating his 95th Birthday on March 26th, 2022. Best wishes and cards can be sent to: 1050 Washington Ave, Apt #103, Detroit Lakes MN 56501 or call (678)346-8822
Jennifer & Lucasw Totland, of Erhard, Minn., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Rhowdy Jacqs Totland. Rhowdy was delivered by Dr. Kailey Witt at Perham Health on February 16, 2022, at 5:02 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19-1/4 inches long. Rhowdy is welcomed home by siblings Lennox, Ryker & Khlowe; grandparents Jackie Strehlow & Jim LeDoux; Jerry Strehlow; and Mary & Dennis Totland; and great-grandparents Myrtle & Marvin Blauert.
Madison & Nathan Francis, of Detroit Lakes, Minn., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Henry Nathan Francis. Henry was delivered by Dr. Jaimie Deraney, OB/GYN at Perham Health on January 20, 2022, at 7:56 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long. Henry is welcomed home by grandparents Uni & John Fegely and Sue & Todd Francis.
Congratulations to Ed Schweigart on his retirement! Ed is retiring December 31, 2021 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Twin Valley. Ed has been with the company for over 44 years!
Mark and Marlene Nielsen, Lake Park, MN., would like to announce the marriage of their daughter, Heather, to Dan Engelhart, on August 22. Heather is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN. and City University of New York (CUNY). Dan is a graduate of University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire and Hamline University, St. Paul, MN. They are currently living and working in Minneapolis, MN.
Karena & Cole Marschall, of Perham, Minn., are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Callie Rose Marschall. Callie was delivered by Dr. Jaimie Deraney, OB/GYN and Tonya Diggins, Midwife, CNP at Perham Health on November 24, 2021, at 2:19 p.m. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21 inches long. Callie is welcomed home by grandparents Becky & Randy King; and Lisa & Gary Marschall; and great-grandparents Carroll & Adolph Kukowski; and Joyce & Donald Kendall.
Tara & Nick Christenson, of Detroit Lakes, Minn., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Crew Easton Christenson. Crew was delivered by Tonya Diggins, Midwife, CNP at Perham Health on November 11, 2021, at 1:11 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long. Crew is welcomed home by grandparents Carrie & Rick Christenson and Lori & Jeff Zimmerman.