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Lorraine Angela (Schultze) Mortaloni

Lorraine Angela (Schultze) Mortaloni, 83, of Lake Vermilion Tower, MN, died Saturday, December 10, 2016. Lorraine was born May 9, 1933 in Virginia to George and Olive (Pacifico) Schultze. She graduated from Virginia High School in 1951. More...

Posted 12/14/2016 01:55 PM

Edward James Vaughn

Edward James Vaughn, 65, of Cook passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 03:17 PM

Annemarie F. Kuehn Huewe

In the touch of the wind, in the sound of a trickling stream, in the eyes of a needy animal, in our hearts and in our memories, is where we now will find our Annemarie. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:28 PM

Aune Irene Korpi Maki

Aune Irene Korpi Maki passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:49 PM

Stanley Jerry Meehan

Stanley Jerry Meehan, 80, of Soudan, died Tuesday, November 29, 2016 in his home, with his family at his side.  Private Family services will be held at a later date.  Family services provided by Bauman-Vermilion, A Bauman Family Funeral Hom More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:37 PM

Cindy Beth Griffin Kotila

Cindy Beth Griffin Kotila, 57, of Virginia, died Sunday, December 4 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Duluth. Cindy was born November 20, 1959 in Virginia to Tim Rice and Nancy Elkington. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:16 PM

Ronald Omer Cuff

Ronald Omer Cuff, 67, lifelong resident of Virginia, MN, died Sunday, November 20, 2016, while walking out from his deer stand near Ely.  He was born July 3, 1949, in Virginia, the son of Robert R. and Genevieve K. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 03:10 PM

Florence J. Cerar

Florence J. Cerar, 90, of Buhl, died peacefully Saturday, November 26, 2016, at Cornerstone Villa in Buhl.  She was born on August 26, 1926, in Buhl to Angelo and Giovanna (DaPra) Marinello.  Florence married Louis P. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:40 PM

Charles H. “Chuck” Brandt

Charles H. “Chuck” Brandt, 80, of Soudan, MN, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, at home, with his family by his side.  He was born on Nov. 15, 1936 to Carl and Lilly (Lake) Brandt in Virginia, where he grew up. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:46 PM

Ruth Ann Leiviska Maki

Ruth Ann Leiviska Maki, 89, of Aurora, MN, died Saturday, November 26, 2016 at St Raphael's Health and Rehabilitation Center in Eveleth, MN. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:20 PM

Barbara Jean Hilmas

Barbara Jean Hilmas, 75, of Virginia, died Wednesay, November 16, 2016 in St. Raphael’s Health and Rehabilitation Center in Eveleth. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 04:08 PM

John Alden Hendrickson

John Alden Hendrickson, 35, of Chisholm, died unexpectedly Monday, November 14, 2016. He was born April 13, 1981 in Ely. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis and earned his Registered Nursing degree from Hibbing Community College. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 03:57 PM

Bradley Arthur King

Bradley Arthur King, 60, of Orr, passed away at home on November 21, 2016 after a lengthy battle with cancer.  He was born in Virginia on June 27, 1956 the son of William and Zoe (Refsdal) King.  Brad will be remembered for his easy laugh, More...

Posted 11/22/2016 03:02 PM

Elouise “Tootsie” Virginia (Racchini) Perreault

Elouise "Tootsie" Virginia Perreault, 83, passed away on November 20, 2016 at Valley Elder Care in Grand Forks.  Elouise  was born to Henry and Virginia (Amato) Racchini in Chisholm, MN on December 26, 1932. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 02:48 PM

Erick R. Wallin

Erick R. Wallin, 87, of Gheen passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Cook Care Center. More...

Posted 11/16/2016 04:41 PM

Betty M. Anderson

Betty M. More...

Posted 11/16/2016 03:47 PM

Edward “Jack” John Graham

Edward “Jack” John Graham, 72, of Hibbing, passed away Monday, November 7, 2016 at his residence.  Jack was born September 5, 1944 in Hibbing to Edward and Lucretia (Hogan) Graham.  He married Gail LaCoursiere on October 4, 1975 in Hibbing. More...

Posted 11/10/2016 11:27 AM

Samuel P. Heglund

Samuel P. Heglund, 68, of Cook, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2016.  Sam was born in Cook, MN to Maurice and Sylvia (Lindgren) Heglund on September 12, 1948. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 02:02 PM

Valrae Rae Tindal

Valrae Rae Tindal, 59, of Hibbing, passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Fairview Range Medical Center in Hibbing. Valrae was born December 27, 1956 in Hibbing to James and Adrienne (Lantz) Tindal. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 03:01 PM

Charles “Amik” A. Day

Charles “Amik” A. Day, 66, of Tower, a Bois Forte Band Member, Marten Clan, died Thursday, November 3, 2016 at St. Raphael’s Health and Rehab in Eveleth. Charles “Amik” was born March 30, 1950 in Cloquet to Clyde and Charlotte (Roy) Day. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 02:52 PM

BeDaBun E Gesis “Sunrise Song” Chosa

BeDaBun E Gesis “Sunrise Song” Chosa, 37, of Minneapolis passed away unexpectedly on November 1, 2016 in Minneapolis, at the MCTC, the college that he loved. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 02:28 PM

Evelyn Louise Witzman

Evelyn Louise Witzman, 100, of Mt, Iron and formerly of Biwabik, died Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Essentia Health- Virginia.  She was born on August 5, 1916 to Ernest and Rose (Kipke) Stauffenecker in Foley, MN.  Evelyn spent her childhoo More...

Posted 11/2/2016 01:45 PM

Ruth Kristin Halverson Herring

Ruth Kristin Halverson Herring, 95, of Angora, died Thursday, October 27, 2016 in the Arola Foster Home. She was born at home on December 23, 1920 in Bear River to Hans and Hilda (Strand) Halverson, who came to this country from Norway. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 01:29 PM

Donna Rae Parks

Donna Rae Parks, 46, of Virginia, died Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Donna was born December 1, 1969 in Virginia to George Parks and Karen (Jarvi) Miller. She grew up in Makinen and graduated from Cotton High School. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 02:17 PM

George Edward Hoglund

George Edward Hoglund, 88, of Gilbert, MN died peacefully, Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at his home with his family by his side. George was born February 22, 1928 in Virginia to Walfred and LouAnna (Deneault) Hoglund. More...

Posted 10/26/2016 03:49 PM

Mabel Leona Katherine Trevena

Mabel Leona Katherine Trevena, 86, passed away on December 4, 2016, in Leesburg, FL.  She was born on January 7, 1930, in Menahga, MN, to Jack and Esther (Harju) Pulju.  She was a 15 year resident in Leesburg and a summer resident in Hibbin More...

Posted 12/14/2016 01:45 PM

William “Vel” Sterling Johnson

William “Vel” Sterling Johnson, 94, of Virginia, died Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Essentia Health in Virginia surrounded by family. William was born April 5, 1922 in Soudan to Hans and Elizabeth (Wirtala) Johnson. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 03:00 PM

Mark Allan Blake

Mark Allan Blake, 58, of Pillager, MN and formerly of Aurora died Monday, December 5, 2016 at his home.  Mark was born on December 2, 1958 to James and Maxine (Miller) Blake in Big Fork, MN.  He grew up and attended elementary school in Big More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:09 PM

Gary Benedict Winkler

Gary Benedict Winkler, 68, of Virginia, died Monday, October 24, 2016 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab in Virginia. Gary was born September 16, 1948 in Little Fork, MN to Marne Lawrence and Constance (Hoffman) Winkler. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:44 PM

Richard D. Mestad

Richard D. More...

Posted 12/7/2016 02:34 PM

Ardyth Hope Sigmund

Ardyth Hope Sigmund, 97, of Hibbing, MN and formerly a longtime resident of Virginia, died Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at the Guardian Angels Care Center in Hibbing.  She was born May 22, 1919 the middle child in a family of ten, to Max and Mau More...

Posted 12/7/2016 01:59 PM

Ione Frances Marincel

Ione Frances Marincel, 102, of Hibbing, MN and formerly a longtime resident of Parkville, died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at the Fairview Hospital in Hibbing.  She was born June 10, 1914, in Great Bend, ND, the daughter of Richard and Anna (K More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:54 PM

David James Lane Jr.

David James Lane Jr., 34, of Keewatin, MN passed away November 23, 2016 at Essentia St. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:11 PM

Linda Grace Lucarelli

Linda Grace Lucarelli, 69, passed away peacefully at the Virginia Medical Center on Friday, November 25, 2016 after a 5 year struggle with COPD. She was surrounded by her family. Linda was born August 14, 1947 in Biwabik, MN. More...

Posted 11/30/2016 02:32 PM

Mark Gregory Hollanitsch

Mark Gregory Hollanitsch, 71, passed away on Monday, November 21, 2016, at the Cook Hospital. He was born in St Paul, MN on July 30, 1945, the oldest son of Gregory and Mary Hollanitsch.  He grew up in St. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 04:15 PM

Eugene Raphael Korpi

Eugene Raphael Korpi, 91, of Embarrass, died Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Essentia Health in Virginia. Eugene was born June 18, 1925 in Pike, MN to Frans and Impi (Saarenoja) Korpi. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 04:04 PM

Marlys Kay Allen (Hahn)

Marlys Kay Allen (Hahn), 51 of Virginia, died unexpectedly, Thursday, November 17, 2016 in her home. She was born September 2, 1965 in Aurora, the daughter of David and Shirley (Kline) Hahn and was a 1983 graduate of Tower-Soudan High School. More...

Posted 11/22/2016 03:51 PM

Eva Tufte

Eva Tufte, 92, of Rosemount formerly of Buyck, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at The Rosemount Assisted Living, in Rosemount, MN.  Eva was born on January 8, 1924 in Buyck, the daughter of Armas and Elin (Hasala) Hanskala.  More...

Posted 11/22/2016 02:56 PM

David Joseph Ritacco

David Joseph Ritacco, 72, of Mt. Iron, passed away Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center. David was born December 16, 1943 in Virginia to John and Pauline (Rozinka) Ritacco. More...

Posted 11/16/2016 03:36 PM

Andrew Jakob Mertely

Andrew Jakob Mertely, 92, of Hibbing, died Tuesday, November 15, 2016 in Essentia Health – Virginia. More...

Posted 11/16/2016 03:18 PM

Olive M. Stahl

Olive M. Stahl, 95, of Virginia, died Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Edgewood Vista Memory Care Unit in Virginia. More...

Posted 11/16/2016 03:26 PM

Lillian Marie Moscatelli

Lillian Marie Moscatelli, 89, of Aurora, died Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at the Essentia Health-Northern Pines in Aurora. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 03:11 PM

Orville John “Stub” Schultz

Orville John “Stub” Schultz, 92, of Gheen, passed away on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm.  Stub was born on February 3, 1924, in Crosby, MN, the son of John and Martha (Klepel) Schultz and grew More...

Posted 11/9/2016 02:19 PM

Bob Almquist

Bob Almquist, 64, of Biwabik, died November 5, 2016 while deer hunting. He was born June 28, 1952 in Virginia, the son of Arthur and Lois (Peterson) Almquist. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 03:24 PM

James W. “Jack” Lakoskey Sr.

James W. “Jack” Lakoskey Sr., 78, of Tower, died Monday, October 31, 2016, at his home, with his family by his side. He was born on October 24, 1938 in Superior, WI, the son of Claude and Marjorie (Edwards) Lakoskey. More...

Posted 11/9/2016 02:40 PM

Clayton Myrum

Clayton Myrum, 64, of Forbes, passed away Monday, October 24, 2016.  Clayton was born on April 25, 1952, to Selmer and Lillian (Olson) Myrum in Thief River Falls, MN and grew up in Keewatin. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 01:17 PM

Florence “Dolly” Jean Mannelin

Florence “Dolly” Jean Mannelin, 85, of Makinen, died Wednesday, October 26, 2016 due to injuries sustained in a tragic accident. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 01:36 PM

Richard J. James

Richard J. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 12:56 PM

Anton R. Tomonovich

Anton R. Tomonovich, Sr., 89, of Virginia, passed away Friday, October 28, 2016 at his home. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 02:02 PM

Raynold Carlson

Raynold Carlson, 97, of Hibbing, died Saturday, October 29, 2016 in Guardian Angel’s Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born May 31, 1919 in Pool Location, the son of Charles and Ida (Erickson) Carlson. More...

Posted 11/2/2016 01:52 PM

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