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Mathew Daniel Wudinich

Mathew Daniel Wudinich, 61, of Eveleth, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Minneapolis following a courageous battle with mesothelioma. More...

Posted 7/6/2016 10:23 AM

Barbara June Harrington

Barbara June Harrington, 68, of Hibbing, passed away Friday, July 1, 2016 at Evergreen Terrace in Grand Rapids.  Barbara was born July 24, 1947 in Nicollet, MN to Harold and Dorothy (Preble) Becker.  She married Edwin Harrington on October More...

Posted 7/6/2016 10:52 AM

Lorraine Mabel Olson

Lorraine Mabel Olson, 82, of Rosemount, formerly of Aurora, died Sunday, July 3, 2016 at her home. More...

Posted 7/6/2016 10:38 AM

Anna Linder

Anna Linder, 89, of Gilbert, died Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the Boundary Waters Care in Ely. She was born in Chicago, IL the daughter of William and Rose (Augustyniak) Mack. Anna was a graduate of St. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:53 PM

Mary Elaine Erchul

Mary Elaine Erchul, 86, of McKinley, died Monday, June 27, 2016 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab in Virginia, MN. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:26 PM

Roger H. Martinson Jr.

Roger H. Martinson Jr., 72, of Cook, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the Cook Care Center. He was born Roger Hugo Martinson  on February 27, 1944 in Virginia, MN the son of Roger and Virginia (Balke) Martinson Sr. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 12:52 PM

John Edwin “Big John” Shaleen

John Edwin “Big John” Shaleen, 68, of Fayal Township died unexpectedly Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in his home.  He was born September 3, 1947 in Wabasha, MN the son of Edwin and Theresa (Goering) Shaleen. John was a graduate of Mt. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:33 PM

John Alfred Haikio

John Alfred Haikio, 92, of Coon Rapids, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016 at the Crest View Lutheran Home in Columbia Heights.  John was born September 1, 1923 in Menahga to John and Hilma (Tomperi) Haikio.  He entered the army in April 1 More...

Posted 6/22/2016 03:03 PM

Joan F. Salo

Joan F. Salo, 79, of Vermilion Lake Township, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016, at her home, with her family by her side. She was born January 20, 1937, the 8th child of Waldimar and Anne (Beodena) Carlson of Tower. More...

Posted 6/22/2016 02:37 PM

Vicki Lynn Esterby

Vicki Lynn Esterby, 60, of Cook, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at the Cook Care Center, with family at her side. She was born Vicki Lynn Singleton on October 8, 1955 in Duluth, the daughter of Leslie and Lorraine (Wackler) Singleton. More...

Posted 6/20/2016 03:07 PM

Jeffrey Duane Barsness

Jeffrey Duane Barsness, 48, of Babbitt died unexpectedly Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in his home. He was born July 10, 1967 in Babbitt, and was a graduate of John F. More...

Posted 6/20/2016 02:49 PM

Madonna Jean Fischer

Madonna J. Fischer, 93, of Lake Vermilion-Cook, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016, at the Cook Care Center. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 12:40 PM

Elizabeth M. “Bette” Schroeder

Elizabeth M. “Bette” Schroeder, 95, of Great Scott Township, died Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at Cornerstone Villa in Buhl.  She was born on April 16, 1921, in Tenney, MN, to Albert G. and Otillia M. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 12:03 PM

Adrian “Ace” Woodford Barker

Adrian “Ace” Woodford Barker, 92, of Hoyt Lakes, MN passed away peacefully at Kylar Glen Hospice Home, Grand Rapids, MN on Sunday, June 12, 2016. He will be dearly missed by those he laughed with, lived for and loved. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 01:19 PM

Thomas "Tom" H. Henderson

Thomas "Tom" H. Henderson, 64, of Biwabik, died Saturday, June 11, 2016 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, MN with family by his side. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 01:05 PM

Gary L. Laitala

A Memorial Gathering will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel in Chisholm. Private family inurnment will be in Chisholm Cemetery.  More...

Posted 6/9/2016 11:28 AM

Gladys Evelyn Gorman

Gladys Evelyn Gorman, 94, of Virginia, died Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Essentia Health Virginia Care Center.  She was born November 24, 1921 in Pennington, MN to Charles and Mary (Blezil) Isensee.  She completed all grades of a one room More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:07 PM

Patricia Ann Luke

Patricia Ann Luke, 75, of Gilbert, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2016 at Essentia Health Virginia Care Center in Virginia.  Patricia was born June 2, 1941 in Virginia to Ralph and Harriet (Monroe) Nelson. She attended St. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 01:45 PM

Bradley Alan Kranz

Bradley Alan Kranz, 63, of Virginia, passed away in his home on Friday, June 3, 2016.  Brad was born May 25, 1953 in St. Cloud, MN to Everett and Ardith Kranz. He and his brothers were the first set of triplets to be born in St. Cloud. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 01:27 PM

Douglas (Doug) D. Scott

Douglas (Doug) D. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:57 PM

Dorothy E. Gentile

Dorothy E. Gentile, 97, of Gilbert, died Saturday, June 4, 2016 at St. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:39 PM

Terry William "Lash" Marwick

Terry William “Lash” Marwick, 65, of Ely Lake, Eveleth passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family and friends. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:20 PM

Gary Allen Carlson

Gary Allen Carlson, 65, of Virginia, died early Friday morning, May 27, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth after a year-long battle with cancer. More...

Posted 6/1/2016 02:39 PM

Dorothy E. Lidberg

Dorothy E. Lidberg, 83, Cook, formerly of Wyoming, MN, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, May 20, 2016.   More...

Posted 5/26/2016 03:07 PM

George Robert Janesich

George Robert Janesich, 91, of Silver Bay formerly of Rauch, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016 at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Silver Bay. George was born on November 20, 1924 the son of Joseph and Josephine (Mulc) Janesich. More...

Posted 5/24/2016 12:16 PM

Diana May Silcox

Diana May Silcox, 69, of Biwabik, MN, died Tuesday July 5, 2016 at her home. More...

Posted 7/6/2016 01:37 PM

Herbert Eugene Young

Herbert Eugene Young, 81, of Embarrass, MN, died Saturday, July 2, 2016, in the Essentia Health Care Center – Virginia. More...

Posted 7/6/2016 01:32 PM

Raymond Elais Beckman

Raymond Elais Beckman, 66, of Virginia, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Essentia Health in Virginia. Raymond was born November 14, 1949 in Biwabik to Elo and Elsie (Hill) Beckman. He graduated from Eveleth High School. More...

Posted 7/6/2016 10:44 AM

Rosie Valentini

Rosie Valentini, 95 years young, died Thursday, June 23, 2016, at Fairview Range Medical Center in Hibbing. She was born on January 5, 1921, in Chisholm to Pasquale and Anna (Baratto) Altavilla. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 12:41 PM

Joseph V. Bonach

Joseph V. Bonach, 67, of Murphy Lake, left this earth on the 21st of June, 2016. Joe’s passion for golf, wood working and card playing was immensely outshined by the love he shared for his family, friends and even strangers. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:38 PM

Eero A. “Eric” Ruuska

Eero A. “Eric” Ruuska, 80, of Angora, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at the Cook Community Hospital, with his family at his side. Eero was born on May 18, 1936 at Haapajarvi, Finland the son of Vaino and Hilja (Jussila) Ruuska. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:03 PM

Esther Marie Myers

Esther Marie Myers, 80, of Embarrass, died Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Chestnut Grove Assisted Living Facility in Virginia. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 01:46 PM

Robert “Bob” John Pernat

Robert “Bob” John Pernat, 72, of Cook, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at St. Luke’s in Duluth.  Robert was born August 12, 1944 in Hibbing to John P. and Ina (Koskela) Pernat. More...

Posted 6/29/2016 12:34 PM

Wilfred Morgan Petrell

Wilfred Morgan Petrell, 85, a longtime resident of Embarrass, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Thursday, June 16, 2016. More...

Posted 6/22/2016 02:54 PM

Donald “Scotch” Benhard Skorseth

Donald “Scotch” Benhard Skorseth, 85, of Virginia, passed away Monday, June 20, 2016 at his residence. Donald was born January 2, 1931 in Virginia to Mandrup and Marie (Gentilini) Skorseth. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1948. More...

Posted 6/22/2016 02:45 PM

Lorraine Bertha Dundas

Lorraine Bertha Dundas, 82, of Orr, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016. Lorraine was born December 21, 1933 in Virginia to Joseph and Mable (Ingstad) Ulicsni. She grew up in Parkville and graduated from Mountain Iron High School in 1951. More...

Posted 6/22/2016 02:24 PM

John "Nick" Robert Bachman

John R. “Nick” Bachman, 60, of Virginia, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, June 19, 2016 at his residence. John Robert Bachman was born August 3, 1955 in Virginia to Lloyd and Donna (Haugen) Bachman. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1973. More...

Posted 6/20/2016 01:50 PM

Elizabeth Ann Feist

Elizabeth Ann Feist, 78, of Lake Vermilion-Cook, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Essentia Health (St. Mary’s Hospital) in Duluth. She was born on February 8, 1938, in Watseka, ILL, where she grew up and graduated from high school. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 12:55 PM

Jay Elmer Hoiland

Jay Elmer Hoiland, Sr., 81, of Virginia, died Thursday, June 9, 2016. He was born October 15, 1934 in Duluth, the son of Ted and Elsie (Plew) Hoiland and was a graduate of Cook High School and Itasca Junior College. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 12:29 PM

Leighton “Lee” Stanley Lindland

Leighton “Lee” Stanley Lindland, 70, of Ely, passed away Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at his residence. Leighton was born August 10, 1945 in Roseau MN to Leonard and Jennie (Thompson) Lindland. More...

Posted 6/15/2016 12:12 PM

Margaret M. Janezich

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, June 13, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Chisholm with Rev. Fr. More...

Posted 6/9/2016 12:09 PM

Gregory J. Sertich

Retired St. Louis County Sheriff, Gregory J. Sertich, 88, of Duluth, died February 10, 2016. A memorial mass will be held Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Virginia at 11 a.m. with visitation one half hour prior. Fr. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 11:49 AM

Mary M. Knickerbocker Ahlgren

We lost “our sweetheart”, our confidant, our loving, ever-supportive mother, Mary M.  Ahlgren, 85, of Cook, on Friday, June 3, 2016, at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis, MN. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 01:38 PM

Dann Michael Moesenthin

Dann Michael Moesenthin, 60, of Virginia, died Friday, June 3, 2016 at Essentia Health – Virginia. He was born April 22, 1956 in Virginia the son of William Frederick and Margaret Gail (Granros) Moesenthin. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 01:50 PM

Alice Genevieve Pearson

Alice Genevieve Pearson, 98, of Cook, passed away on June 4, 2016 on the site of the original Pearson homestead at the Cook Care Center, coming full circle to the very place of her birth. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 01:09 PM

Thomas Albert Johnson

Following a recent diagnosis with cancer, Thomas Albert Johnson, 74, of Aurora, died Wednesday, June 1, 2016 surrounded by family and music in his home. Thomas was born February 28, 1942 in Soudan, MN, to Emil and Elsie (Waris) Johnson. More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:48 PM

Elizabeth (Liz) Christiana Chellew

Elizabeth (Liz) Christiana Chellew, 91, of Silver Bay, formerly of Biwabik, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Silver Bay Veterans Home in Silver Bay, MN.  The family would like to thank all the staff of the Silver Bay Veter More...

Posted 6/8/2016 12:32 PM

Phyllis Mae Hendrickson

Phyllis Mae Hendrickson, 82, of Virginia, MN, found peaceful rest and went to Heaven early Thursday morning, May 26, 2016, at St. Michael’s Health and Rehabilitation Center in Virginia. More...

Posted 6/1/2016 03:02 PM

Raymond L. Avikainen

Raymond L. More...

Posted 6/1/2016 02:52 PM

Dorothy E. Lidberg

Dorothy E. Lidberg, 83, Cook, formerly of Wyoming, MN, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, May 20, 2016.   More...

Posted 5/26/2016 01:36 PM

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