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Patricia Magnusson


Patricia Clarice (Hultin-Hoglund) Magnusson,84, passed away on August 7, 2022, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley at Diamond Willow Assisted Living.

Patricia was born to Arvid and Clara (Carpenter) Hultin on October 21, 1937 in Drayton, ND. She was raised in the Hoople and Fordville area where she graduated in 1955. She furthered her education at Bethyesda School of Practical Nursing in Crookston, MN where she received her LPN degree.

She married Albert Hoglund in 1958, living in Fertile and Crookston. To this union two children were born, Craig and Gwen. Albert passed away in 1988.

Patricia worked at Bethesda Hospital, Bethesda Nursing Home, Polk County Group Home, American Crystal Sugar Co, Villa St. Vincent, and finished her nursing career at Polk County Nursing Service.

In 1995, she married Charles Magnusson. In 1998, they moved to Detroit Lakes, where they joined First Lutheran Church and was an active member with the quilters. She was active with the Eastern Star, Midnight cruiser, 412 Antique Cars, and Eagles Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her parents Arvid and Clara; brothers Sheldon and Alden; Fiancé Ralph Grondahl; husbands Albert Hoglund and Charles Magnusson.

Patricia is survived by her brother Wilmer(Lynda) Hultin; sisters Mary (John)Roy, Phyllis Fick; sister in-law LoveEll Hultin; son Craig(Mary) Hoglund of Overland, KS; daughter Gwen(Jim) Ashley of Akron, OH; grandchildren Abigail (Carlos)Rayes, Dustin and Eric Ashley; and great-grandson Callen “CJ”James. A Celebration of Life will be held at First Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes, MN on Friday, August 12, at 10AM. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. David-Donehower Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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