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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

Bernice Stefanich

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

Posted 9/11/2013 01:36 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

Norman W. Niskanen

Norman W. Niskanen, 87, of Mountain Iron died Wednesday, July 31, 2013 in his home with his family by his side. More...

Posted 8/8/2013 10:52 AM

Edith Ann Suihkonen

Edith Ann Suihkonen, age 84, longtime resident of Hibbing died Tuesday, August 06, 2013, in the Fairview University Medical Center – Mesabi.  She was born May 14, 1929, in Ishpeming, MI, the daughter of William and Helen Lucile (Heiser) Keese.&n More...

Posted 8/7/2013 12:57 PM

Terrence Maki

Terrence Maki, 65, of Florenton MN, died Monday, July 29, 2013 after a 7 ½ year battle with prostate cancer. He was surrounded by his family and their love at the time of his death. More...

Posted 8/7/2013 12:36 PM

James “Yogi” Allen Davy

James “Yogi” Allen Davey, 55, of Eveleth, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013, at St. Luke’s in Duluth.  Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 2, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 12:46 PM

John Arthur Suihkonen

I, John Arthur Suihkonen, was born on November 11, 1926, at home in Virginia, MN in the area known as “Finn Town”, to John Iver and Olga Marie (Johnson) Suihkonen.  That date was known as Armistice Daycommemorating the end of World War I, and s More...

Posted 7/31/2013 12:09 PM

Raymond “Ray” Peter Mayer

Raymond “Ray” Peter Mayer, 92, of Hibbing, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013.  A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Grace Lutheran Church in Hibbing at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 11:29 AM

Judith “Judy” Lind

Judith “Judy” Lind, 73, of Virginia, died Monday, July 22, 2013 at Edgewood Vista in Virginia. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, July 26, 2013 at Range Funeral Home at 1:00 P.M. with visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 7/24/2013 01:07 PM

Nadine Joy Carlson

Nadine Joy Carlson, 56, Babbitt, died Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Solvay House, Duluth, of metastatic lung cancer.  A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 24th at 1:00 PM at the Range Funeral Home in Virginia, with Pastor Scottie Shelt More...

Posted 7/23/2013 03:31 PM

Arlene “Nannie” M. Whitlock

Arlene “Nannie” M. Whitlock, 79, of Hibbing, ended her battle with cancer at her home on July 16, 2013.  A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, July 19, 2013 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. More...

Posted 7/17/2013 12:48 PM

Earl “Bud” Sagen

Earl “Bud” Sagen, 87, of Apple Valley MN, formerly of La Jolla, CA, and Eveleth, MN, passed away peacefully on July 13, 2013.  He was born in Eveleth, MN on October 12, 1925, to Lester and Anna Sagen. More...

Posted 7/17/2013 12:44 PM

Frances Marie Pozar

Frances Marie Pozar, 91, of Eveleth died Sunday, July 7, 2013 at her home.  She was born on September 20, 1921 in Eveleth to Louis and Frances (Zidar) Lessar.  Fran graduated from Eveleth High School and was united in marriage to Frank Poza More...

Posted 7/11/2013 02:06 PM

Hylda Marie (Ruotsi) Sundeen

Hylda Marie (Ruotsi) Sundeen, 63, of Virginia, passed away Monday, July 01, 2013 at her residence after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Funeral services will be on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at Range Funeral Home at 11:00 A.M. More...

Posted 7/10/2013 12:59 PM

George Ellis McComesky

George Ellis McComesky, age 69 of Elliot Lake – Eveleth died Saturday, July 6, 2013 in Essentia-St. Mary’s Duluth. He was born March 7, 1944 in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Edward and Rose (Swiczkowski) McComesky. More...

Posted 7/10/2013 11:46 AM

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

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

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

Arthur R. “Art” Asuma

Arthur R. “Art” Asuma, 92, Cherry, died Friday, August 9, 2013 at the Virginia Care Center. Visitation will begin on Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. More...

Posted 8/15/2013 01:57 PM

Robert D. “Bob” Carlson

Robert D. “Bob” Carlson, 62, of Embarrass, died Friday, August 2, 2013 at St. Mary’s in Duluth. Celebration of life will begin at 2:00 PM at the Northgate Café on Saturday, August 10, 2013. Burial will be at Argo Cemetery at a later date. More...

Posted 8/7/2013 01:11 PM

Lorrainne Irene Snell

Lorraine Irene Snell, 85, of Hibbing, MN passed away Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Hillcrest Alice in Hibbing.  A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, August 8th, at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 8/7/2013 12:46 PM

Aldo Leroy “Al” Arntz

Aldo Leroy “Al”  Arntz, age 86 of Babbitt, died peacefully Sunday, July 28, 2013 at Edgewood Vista in Virginia  with his wife, Evelyn, and family at his side, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 12:59 PM

Bette Ost

Bette Ost, 72, of rural Aurora, died Sunday, July 28, 2013 at VRCC. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church at 1P.M. with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Brendan Johnston will officiate. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 12:25 PM

Mary Ostrem

Mary Ostrem, 92, of Buhl, died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Essentia Health in Virginia. Graveside  services will be held Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at Lakeview Cemetery in Buhl. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 11:55 AM

Gail Mestnick

Gail Mestnick, 57, of Eveleth, died Friday, July 12, 2013 at Fairview Hospital in Hibbing. A gathering of family and friends are being planned for a later date. Arrangementsare with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. More...

Posted 7/31/2013 11:39 AM

Arthur Leander Niemi

Arthur Leander Niemi, 86, of Duluth, died Monday, July 22, 2013 at Essentia Health More...

Posted 7/31/2013 11:18 AM

Michael J. “Mike” Sopp

Michael J. More...

Posted 7/23/2013 03:44 PM

Timothy Alan Billiel

Timothy Alan Billiel, 62, of Iron, died Saturday, July 13, 2013. Memorial service will be held Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Faith United Lutheran Church in Iron at 1 p.m. with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Krehl Stringer will officiate. More...

Posted 7/18/2013 02:24 PM

James Haigh Champion

James Haigh Champion, 87, of Mountain Iron, died Saturday, July 13, 2013 at Diamond Willow in Mountain Iron. Memorial services are being planned for a later date.  Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. More...

Posted 7/17/2013 12:33 PM

Matthew “Smily” Wehrenberg

Matthew “Smily” Wehrenberg, 4 months, of Chisholm, was chosen to be God’s special angel on Saturday, July 6. 2013.  A Memorial service will be held Friday, July 12, 2013 at the Hibbing Christian Assembly at 1:00 p.m. More...

Posted 7/10/2013 01:15 PM

Julia Ann Prich Stocco

Julia Ann Prich Stocco, age 83, of Virginia, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Essentia Health – Virginia. She was born Feb. 18, 1930, in Calumet, MN the daughter of Paul and Mary (Reitz) Prich and was a graduate of Greenway High School. More...

Posted 7/10/2013 12:29 PM

Geraldine Alta (Doris) Brimsek

Geraldine Alta (Doris) Brimsek, 95, died Friday, July 5, 2013 at Solvay Hospice House in Duluth, MN. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:30 P.M. with visitation starting at noon at Range Funeral Home. Rev. More...

Posted 7/10/2013 11:22 AM



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