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Arline L. Giersdorf

Arline L. Giersdorf, 91, of Chisholm, died Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Heritage Manor. More...

Posted 10/30/2013 11:03 AM

Melvin Albin Bakk

Melvin Albin Bakk, 92, Cook, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. More...

Posted 10/23/2013 01:00 PM

Zack (Zachariah) Michael Smith

Zack (Zachariah) Michael Smith, 30, died Saturday, October 12, 2013 in his sleep from cancer.  Zack, formerly from Cook, resided in Santa Monica, California.  He is survived by his father, Michael Smith, formerly from Cook, currently residi More...

Posted 10/23/2013 12:47 PM

Sandra Marie “Sandy” Dickson

Sandra Marie “Sandy” Dickson, age 55 of Zim died Sunday, October 13, 2013 in St. Luke’s Hospice after a brief battle with lung cancer. More...

Posted 10/16/2013 12:10 PM

Sonarette Leigh Leilani “Sony” Lono

Sonarette Leigh Leilani “Sony” Lono, age 24 of Virginia died unexpectedly Tuesday, October 8, 2013 in her home. She was born October 30, 1988 in Honolulu, Hawaii; the daughter of Sonya Evans and Samuel Lono and was a graduate of Virginia High School. More...

Posted 10/15/2013 04:51 PM

Keith A. Severson

Keith A. Severson, 75, of Lake Vermilion,Tower, died Sunday, October 13, 2013 at St. Michael’s in Virginia. Per Keith’s wishes, no services will be held. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. More...

Posted 10/15/2013 04:31 PM

John Bowman Sr.

John Bowman Sr.,92, of Ely , died Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at the at Boundary Waters Nursing Home in Ely. Funeral services will be held Monday, October 7, 2013 at Soudan Baptist Church in Soudan MN at 12:30 PM with visitation starting at 10:30 AM. More...

Posted 10/9/2013 11:56 AM

Leona E. Swanson

 Leona E. Swanson, 79, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at her residence.  She was born Leona Elsie Niemi at home in Sturgeon Township on April 10, 1934, the daughter of Richard and Vienna Niemi. More...

Posted 10/9/2013 11:34 AM

Donavon M. “Grandpa Don” Schramm

Donavon M. “Grandpa Don” Schramm, almost 80, of Virginia, died Thursday, September, 26, 2013 at St. Mary’s in Duluth. Memorial services will be held Saturday, October 5, 2013 at our Saviors Church at 11:00 AM. More...

Posted 10/2/2013 12:50 PM

Paul D. Bruns

 Paul D. Bruns, 80, Orr, passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at the Cook Hospital, surrounded by his family who loved him. More...

Posted 9/26/2013 09:53 AM

Jean Maki

Jean Maki, 75, of Mountain Iron, formerly of Makinen died Sunday Sept. 15, 2013 at her home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Sept. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 02:01 PM

David W. Benoit

David W. Benoit, 37, Soudan, formerly of Cook, died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, September 11, 2013.  He was born on July 31, 1976, in Duluth, the son of Martin “Marty” Benoit and Lynann Gradin. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 01:23 PM

Charlene “Char” Biondich

Charlene “Char” Biondich, 84, of Virginia, died Monday, September 16, 2013 at St. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 11:33 AM

Richard Joelson

Richard Joelson, 77, of Virginia, died Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Essentia Health in Virginia. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. Private services will be held at a later date. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 11:18 AM

Walter Oinonen

Walter Oinonen, 92, of Duluth, formerly of Markham, died Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Essentia Health SMDC in Duluth. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 at Colvin Town Hall at 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 10:41 AM

Ernie Tomatz

Ernie Tomatz, 91, of Eveleth died Sunday, September 8, 2013 at St. More...

Posted 9/11/2013 01:42 PM

Josh Michael Haavisto

Josh Michael Haavisto, age 37 died August 13, 2013 in a cabin fire in Tower. More...

Posted 9/11/2013 01:10 PM

Doris Barber

Doris Barber, age 81 of Virginia died Monday, September 2, 2013 in St. Michael’s Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born January 30, 1932 in Virginia the daughter of Axel and Olga (Michaelson) Finni. More...

Posted 9/4/2013 12:03 PM

Edward “Ed” Verant

Edward “Ed” Verant, 65, of Eveleth, died Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the University of Minnesota Hospital, due to complications from leukemia. Memorial services will be held Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.at Faith United Church in Iron, MN. More...

Posted 9/4/2013 10:50 AM

Dolores L. Toivonen

Dolores L. Toivonen, of Aurora, born on February 20, 1927, died peacefully at the age of 86 on Thursday, August 29, 2013, at the Virginia Regional Medical Center surrounded by her family. More...

Posted 9/4/2013 10:35 AM

George M. Teska

George M. Teska, 71, of Mountain Iron, died Monday, August 26, 2013 at St. Raphaels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Eveleth with his family by his side after a year long battle with cancer. More...

Posted 8/28/2013 09:53 AM

Jeanette “Jennie” Debevec

Jeanette “Jennie” Debevec, 94, of Virginia, died Sunday, August 25, 2013 at the Virginia Care Center. A private family service will be held. Memorials are preferred to a charity of choice. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. More...

Posted 8/27/2013 04:04 PM

Lawrence (Larry) Walter Mattson

Lawrence (Larry) Walter Mattson, 70, of Rochester, formerly of Embarrass died on Friday, August 23, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital of complications following heart surgery. Funeral services will be on Thursday, August 29, 2013, at 1 p.m. More...

Posted 8/27/2013 03:50 PM

Gladys Ida Smith

Gladys Ida Smith, 91, of Mountain Iron, died Sunday, August 18, 2013 at Chestnut Grove Assisted Living in Virginia. Memorial services will be Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 8/22/2013 08:36 AM

Eino O. Valo

Eino O. Valo, of Makinen, died Sunday, October 27, 2013 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab Center at the age of 98. Private family services were held at Range Funeral Home in More...

Posted 11/5/2013 04:41 PM

Ronald John Jussila

Memorial service for Ronald John Jussila, 76, of Hoyt Lakes, will be 10:30am Friday, November 8, 2013 at United Methodist Church in Aurora with Pastor Barbara Hegfors officiating. Friends may gather one hour prior to the service at the church. More...

Posted 11/5/2013 04:18 PM

Donald Joseph Gustafson

Donald Joseph Gustafson, age 73 of Virginia and formerly of Evelth, died Sunday, October 27, 2013 in his home.  Don was born in Two Harbors, MN on April 1, 1940.   He moved to Eveleth as a boy, where he graduated with the Class of 1958 More...

Posted 10/30/2013 11:16 AM

Irene L. Meyers

Irene L. Meyers, 94, of Virginia, died Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at the Virginia Care Center. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Range Funeral Home, Virginia, at 11:00 a.m.with a visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 10/23/2013 12:53 PM

Kenneth Oja

Kenneth Oja, 64, of Britt, died unexpectedly on October 3, 2013, after playing basketball. Services will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Range Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday, October 18, 2013 from 5-7 p.m. More...

Posted 10/16/2013 12:16 PM

Zack (Zachariah) Michael Smith

Zack (Zachariah) Michael Smith, (30), died in his sleep from cancer.  Zack, formerly from Cook, resided in Santa Monica, California.  He is survived by his father, Michael Smith, formerly from Cook, currently residing in Santa Monica; mothe More...

Posted 10/16/2013 10:41 AM

Patrick L. Korpi

Patrick L. Korpi, 69, of Eveleth died Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Essentia Health - Virginia.  He was born on June 8, 1944 in Eveleth to John and Mary (Green) Korpi and was a life-long Eveleth resident. More...

Posted 10/15/2013 04:47 PM

Theresa “Terry” Josephine Forconi

Theresa “Terry” Josephine Forconi, 95, of Cloquet, formerly of Virginia, died Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Virginia Care Center. Funeral services will be held Monday, October 14, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 10/10/2013 12:22 PM

John F. Simek

John F. Simek, 84 of Kelsey passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at St. Mary’s in Duluth.  A Memorial Service will be on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at the Kelsey Community Church at 1:00 p.m. with a visitation one hour prior.  Rev. More...

Posted 10/9/2013 11:46 AM

Kevin Rudolph

Kevin Rudolph, 45, of Virginia, died Sunday, October 6, 2013 at the Fitzgerald Nursing Home. Memorial services will be held on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM at United Methodist Church in Virginia with visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 10/9/2013 11:26 AM

Marilyn Grierson

Marilyn Grierson, 85, of Eveleth MN died unexpectedly Monday September 30th 2013 at Essentia Health-Virginia.  She was born June 25th 1928 in Eveleth, MN to Joseph and Angeline (Zalar) Butalla.    More...

Posted 10/2/2013 12:27 PM

Philip B. Shoemaker

Philip B. Shoemaker, 64, Buyck, passed away on September 17, 2013 at Chestnut Grove Memory Center in Virginia.  More...

Posted 9/26/2013 09:42 AM

Gloria Saatela

Gloria Saatela, 64, of Virginia, died Saturday, September 14, 2013 at home being under the care of Hospice for cancer. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 21, More...

Posted 9/18/2013 01:39 PM

Eugene T. Siddell III.

Eugene T. Siddell III, 60, Gheen, passed away unexpectedly surrounded by his loving family at Essentia Health –St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth on Sunday, Sept. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 11:46 AM

Tammy Lynn Hopper Childs

Tammy Lynn Hopper Childs, age 38 of Virginia died unexpectedly Monday, September 16, 2013 in her home. She was born November 27, 1974 in Portsmouth, VA, he daughter of James and Alaide (Steeves) Hopper, Jr. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 10:56 AM

Raymond Bauer

Raymond Bauer, 69, of Virginia, diedWednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 at Essentia Health Center in Duluth. Amemorial service will be held Monday, September 16, 2013 at RangeFuneral Home at 3:00 PM with visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 9/18/2013 10:33 AM

Bernice Stefanich

Bernice Stefanich, 62, of Eveleth died Friday, September 6, 2013 at Essentia Health-St. More...

Posted 9/11/2013 01:36 PM

Rose M. Sadar

Rose M. More...

Posted 9/11/2013 01:29 PM

Bernice G. Wagenbach

Bernice G. More...

Posted 9/11/2013 01:07 PM

Elton Dahl

Elton Dahl, 87, formerly of Hinckley, Hibbing and Virginia died Thursday, August 29, 2013 at St. Michaels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Virginia MN. Services will be held on Friday, Sept. More...

Posted 9/4/2013 11:59 AM

Pamela Jean (Sarff) Cowan

Pamela Jean (Sarff) Cowan, 50, of Pengilly, Minnesota quietly passed away on August 31, 2013 surrounded by her family after a short battle with kidney cancer.   Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 9/4/2013 10:41 AM

Illa “Pete” Isabelle Polcher

Illa “Pete” Isabelle Polcher, 83, of Hibbing, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Guardian Angels in Hibbing.  A Funeral service will be held Saturday, August 31st at 10:00 a.m. More...

Posted 8/28/2013 03:59 PM

Martha Runningwolf

Martha Runningwolf, age 57 of Ely and formerly of the Virginia are died Monday, August 19, 2013 in St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. She was born December 29, 1955 in Laramie, Wyoming. More...

Posted 8/27/2013 03:55 PM

Mary Katheryn Nasstrom

Mary Katheryn Nasstrom, age 94 of Eveleth, died Tuesday, August 20, 2013 in the Southview Acres Health Care Center in West St. Paul. More...

Posted 8/22/2013 01:31 PM

Vicki Jean Johnson

Vicki Jean Johnson, age 38, of Virginia died Wednesday, August 21, 2013, St. More...

Posted 8/22/2013 09:02 AM



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