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Elvin M. Nordlinder

Elvin M. Nordlinder, 95, of Britt, passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at the Benedictine Heath Center in Duluth. A funeral service will be held Monday, August 8, 2016 at Range Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior. More...

Posted 8/10/2016 08:11 AM

Lawrence “Larry” Raymond Phillips

Lawrence “Larry” Raymond Phillips, 69, of Cook, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Duluth.  Larry was born on July 21, 1947 in Chicago, ILL the son of Raymond and Eleanor (Alt) Phillips. More...

Posted 8/3/2016 12:14 PM

Joseph “Joe” J. Frazee

Joseph “Joe” J. Frazee, 29, of Lakeville, MN, formerly of Tower, passed away unexpectedly, as the result of a tragic accident, on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at his home. He was born on February 5, 1987, in Ely, the son of Curt and Karen (James) Frazee. More...

Posted 8/3/2016 01:03 PM

Gary Lee Holland

Gary Lee Holland, 77, of Side Lake, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 with his family by his side. He was born on July 11, 1939, in Chisholm to Toivo and Mary (Sertich) Holland. Gary was a resident of Chisholm until 1997 then moved to Side Lake, MN. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 12:48 PM

Richard Allan Rensink

Richard Allan Rensink, 69, of Aurora, died Monday, July 25, 2016 surrounded by family at his home. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 01:00 PM

Vernon "Poncho" Palach

Vernon "Poncho" Palach, 90, of Hoyt Lakes, passed away July 20, 2016 after a long and prosperous life He was born on May 27, 1926 in Mora, MN to Lillian Deaver and Frank Palach. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 01:11 PM

Vernon "Poncho" Palach

Vernon "Poncho" Palach passed away July 20, 2016 after a long and prosperous life at the age of 90.   More...

Posted 7/21/2016 12:48 PM

Amy Marie Belluzzo

Amy Marie Belluzzo, 58, of Chisholm, died Monday, July 18, 2016, at home surrounded by family.  She was born on May 29, 1958, in Chisholm to Clarence “Timer” and Sylvia (Salo) Dickson.  Amy was raised in Balkan Township and was a Chisholm H More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:30 PM

Reynold Samuel Rahko

Reynold Samuel Rahko, 90, of Chisholm, formerly of Hibbing and Anoka, passed away on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at Grand Village in Grand Rapids.  He was born June 3, 1926, in Duluth, MN, to Samuel and Saima (Riemu) Rahko. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 01:41 PM

Robert D. Baldrica

Robert D. Baldrica, 80, of Virginia, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 16, 2016 in Essentia Health – Virginia. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:56 PM

Richard “Rick” Lee Robinson

Richard “Rick” Lee Robinson, 67, of Virginia, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Duluth. Rick was born November 11, 1948 in Benson, MN to Allen and Gladys (Anvick) Robinson. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:08 PM

Reynold Samuel Rahko

Reynold Samuel Rahko, 90, of Chisholm, formerly of Hibbing and Anoka, passed away on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at Grand Village in Grand Rapids.  He was born June 3, 1926, in Duluth, MN, to Samuel and Saima (Riemu) Rahko. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:08 AM

Muriel Eleanor Salo

Muriel Eleanor Salo, 90, of the St. Louis River area, died Monday, July 11, 2016 at St. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:29 AM

Michael Jay Stanaway

Michael Jay Stanaway, 56, of St. Paul, MN, formerly of Eveleth, passed away July 4, 2016, after a short but courageous battle with cancer.   More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:38 AM

Clifford Allen Johnson

Clifford Allen Johnson, 70, of Britt, formerly of Mountain Iron, passed away Wednesday, July 06, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Duluth. Clifford was born January 8, 1946 in Virginia to Henry and Mary (Novakovich) Johnson. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 08:49 AM

Jeremy D. Luecken

Jeremy D. Luecken, 26, Gheen, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Monday, July 4, 2016. More...

Posted 7/7/2016 11:50 AM

Michael Louis Korpela

Funeral Mass for Michael Louis Korpela, 62, of Aurora, will be 10am Monday, July 11, 2016 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Aurora with Fr. More...

Posted 7/7/2016 11:57 AM

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

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

Lucille Adelaide Morgan

Lucille Adelaide Morgan, 96, long time resident of Virginia, Lake Eshquaguma, and Sun City Center, FL, died Tuesday, August 2, 2016, with family at her side.  She was born October 2, 1919, in Superior, WI, the daughter of Fred and Carrie (Moen) More...

Posted 8/3/2016 02:14 PM

Lee Charles Schumacher

Lee Charles Schumacher, 59, of Hibbing, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 29, 2016 in his home with his family by his side. More...

Posted 8/3/2016 12:41 PM

Bruce Mervin Lenka

Bruce Mervin Lenka, 80, of Britt, died Saturday, July 30, 2016 at his home.  He was born on September 28, 1935 in Cook to Froley and Mona (Balke) Lenka.  Bruce grew up in the Cook area and the Hibbing area and was a 1953 graduate of Cook Hi More...

Posted 8/3/2016 12:53 PM

Henry “Hank” L. Kush

Henry “Hank” L. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 02:13 PM

Martin J. “Marty” Jance

Martin J. “Marty” Jance, 52, of Balkan Township, died Monday July 25, 2016, as the result of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 53.  He was born November 27, 1963, in Hibbing to Joseph L. and Mary Lou (Groshel) Jance. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 12:17 PM

Ronald James Holte

Ronald James Holte, 73, of Makinen, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Essentia Health-Northern Pines in Aurora. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 12:34 PM

Alverna Joy Lehman

Alverna Joy Lehman, 88, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, and to be reunited with her “Sugar Mug” (Augie Lehman DOD:  01/01/2009) on July 9, 2016 at the Guardian Angels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hibbing, MN.  Alverna was b More...

Posted 7/20/2016 01:28 PM

Kendall A. “Kenny J.” Johnson

Kendall A. “Kenny J.” Johnson, 73, a longtime resident of Babbitt, died Monday, July 18, 2016 in the Carefree Living Center in Babbitt. He was born February 22, 1943 in Virginia, the son of J.A. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:45 PM

Gale F. Edeen

Gale F. Edeen, 90 years and 3 months, passed away on July 14, 2016 in Virginia after a brief illness. He was born April 16, 1926 in Marshall County Minnesota and grew up on a small farm near Middle River. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 01:12 PM

Gene MacGregor Davey

Gene MacGregor Davey, 86, of Mountain Iron, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016 at New Journey’s Residence in Eveleth.  Gene was born July 29, 1929 in Eveleth to Harold and Evelyn (MacGregor) Davey. He graduated from Mountain Iron High School. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:14 PM

Irene Violet Hilde

Irene Violet Hilde, 88, of Virginia, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at the Virginia Care Center. She was born on October 11, 1928 to John and Lena (Swenson) Shaw in Felton, MN. She attended school in Felton. More...

Posted 7/20/2016 12:04 PM

Evelyn Irene (Carey) Hill

Evelyn Irene (Carey) Hill, 89, of Virginia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 11, 2016 at Essentia Health, Virginia.  She was born on March 21, 1927 the daughter of Charles and Adele (Salmi) Carey in Eveleth, MN.  After graduati More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:58 AM

Brian D. Carlson

Brian D. Carlson, 60, a lifelong resident of Soudan, passed away on July 9, 2016, at Essentia Health, St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. He had family members and friends by his side during the last week of his transition. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:47 AM

Axel John Saukko

Axel John Saukko, 93, of Eveleth, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016 at St. Raphael’s Health and Rehab in Eveleth. Axel was born April 17, 1923 in Eveleth to Henry and Senia (Ristiaho) Saukko. He graduated from Eveleth High School in 1941. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 09:19 AM

Diane “Peba” D. (Reil) Garrelts

Diane “Peba” D. (Reil) Garrelts, 74, of Hibbing, went to live with the angels on July 10, 2016. More...

Posted 7/13/2016 08:36 AM

Karen A. Chrisco

Karen A. Chrisco, 69, of Virginia, passed away Wednesday, July 06, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Duluth. A funeral service will be held Monday, July 11, 2016 at the True Hope Fellowship in Midway at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 7/7/2016 12:03 PM

Edwin Kustaa Lahti

Edwin Kustaa Lahti, 95, a lifelong resident of Toivola, MN, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016 in his home surrounded by family.  Edwin was born on February 11, 1921 to Kustaa and Josefiina Lahti.  He graduated from Toivola High School in More...

Posted 7/6/2016 11:06 AM

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

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

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