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Steven Joseph Jones

Steven Joseph Jones, 54, of Virginia, died unexpectedly on Monday, August 29, 2016 in Essentia Health- Virginia. He was born March 7, 1963 in Duluth, the son of David and Cora (Worrall) Jones and grew up in Duluth and Eveleth. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 04:06 PM

Lila V. (Berg) Maki

Lila V. (Berg) Maki, of Virginia, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2016 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab in Virginia. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:15 PM

Diana (Dina) Mordini Woitel

Diana (Dina) Mordini Woitel, 95, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at Heritage Manor in Chisholm.  She  was born in Virginia, MN on October 23, 1920 to Ettore and Ada (Giomi) Mordini. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:46 PM

Kaelynn Emery Isham

Kaelynn Emery Isham, infant of Kent and Liberty Isham, passed away on August 30, 2016 at the Cass Lake Hospital. She was born on August 23, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital, Shakopee, MN. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:27 PM

Kevin William Kedrowski

Kevin William Kedrowski, 57, of Gilbert, died peacefully Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at the Rochester Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN with his family by his side.  He was born on September 12, 1959 to Daniel and Karen (Schultz) Kedrowski, the t More...

Posted 8/31/2016 03:47 PM

Theodore F. Jeske

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Posted 8/31/2016 01:24 PM

Gladys Louise Peterson

Gladys Louise Peterson, 90, of Virginia, formerly of Lake Esquaguma died Thursday, August 25, 2016 at Essentia Health-Virginia.  She was born on March 6, 1926 to George and Mary (Waha) Heinonen in Pine Lake Township, MN.  Gladys grew up and More...

Posted 8/31/2016 01:04 PM

Joann Elizabeth Mault

Joann Elizabeth Mault, 91, of Cook, passed way on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the Cook Care Center. She was born on February 25, 1925 in Pemberville, OH, the daughter of Charles and Reba (Frizzell) Hottle. Joann married Jay M. More...

Posted 8/31/2016 01:40 PM

Martin A. Hudson

Martin A. Hudson, 96, of Virginia, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016 at St. Raphael’s Health and Rehab in Eveleth. A funeral service will be held Friday, August 26, 2016 at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Virginia at 11:00 a.m. More...

Posted 8/25/2016 01:00 PM

Alexander T. “Alex” Johnson

Alexander T. “Alex” Johnson, 14, of Tower, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016. He was born on July 15, 2002, in Duluth, the son of Todd and Shiela ( Syverson) Johnson. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 01:53 PM

Amanda Elizabeth Carlson

Amanda Elizabeth Carlson, age 35 of Duluth died unexpectedly Monday, August 15, 2016. She was born September 3, 1980 in Hibbing the daughter of Greg and Leslie (Koch) Carlson. More...

Posted 8/19/2016 02:05 PM

Virginia H. Nelson

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Posted 8/17/2016 01:44 PM

Erdine Carol Wallner

Erdine Carol Wallner, 75, of Virginia and formerly of Bruno and Austin, MN, died Sunday, August 14, 2016. More...

Posted 8/17/2016 01:08 PM

Glenn LeRoy Rupp

Glenn LeRoy Rupp, 91, of Chisholm, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016, at Cornerstone Villa in Buhl, MN.  He was born September 11, 1924, in Chisholm, MN, to Edmond and Wanda (Mikkelson) Rupp.  He was a lifelong Chisholm resident and Ch More...

Posted 8/17/2016 01:17 PM

Kauko Ahti Latola

Kauko Ahti Latola, 97, of Aurora, died Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s in Duluth. More...

Posted 8/17/2016 12:52 PM

Richard “Rick” A. Leinonen

Richard “Rick” A. Leinonen, 64, of Eveleth, passed away Thursday, August 4, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Marys in Duluth. A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, August 10, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Range Funeral Home. More...

Posted 8/10/2016 09:29 AM

Paul A. Forseth

Paul A. More...

Posted 8/10/2016 09:13 AM

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 03:14 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 01:41 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 01:48 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 02:00 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 02:11 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 01:48 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 01:30 PM

Cory James Maunu

Cory James Maunu, 44, of Hoyt Lakes, died Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Essentia Health-Northern Pines in Aurora. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:52 PM

Robert Donald “Bob” Ranisate

Robert Donald “Bob” Ranisate, 76, longtime resident of Tower, died Friday, September 2, 2016 in St. Raphael’s Health and Rehabilitation Center in Eveleth. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 04:13 PM

Floyd Thomas Braski

Floyd Thomas Braski, 85, of Balkan Township, passed away Monday morning, August 29, 2016, at the Virginia Hospital. Floyd was born October 4, 1930, in Conneaut, OH, the son of Richard and Bertha (Haveri) Braski. Floyd was a lifelong sportsm More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:59 PM

Marcia C. Craw

Marcia C. Craw, 84, of Chisholm, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 4th, at Home Sweet Home Assisted Living in Hibbing, with her husband and family at her side. She was born in St. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:36 PM

Virginia “Peanut” Rae Saari

Virginia “Peanut” Rae Saari, 73, of Mountain Iron passed away Monday, September 5, 2016 at Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Duluth. Peanut was born December 5, 1942 in Virginia to Fredrick and Virginia May (Martin) Flankey. More...

Posted 9/6/2016 03:20 PM

Marion Margaret Penoncello

Marion Margaret Penoncello, 72, of Iron, passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at the University Medical Center in Hibbing. Marion was born April 8, 1944 in Bamberg, Germany to Nelson and Maria (Turchil) Pimental. More...

Posted 8/31/2016 01:54 PM

Janet Lee Matara

Janet Lee Matara, 71, of Makinen, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at her residence. Janet was born February 7, 1945 in Virginia to Arne and Helia (Maki) Kettunen. She graduated from Cotton High School with the class of 1963. More...

Posted 8/31/2016 01:13 PM

Bernard “Bernie” Frank Rose

Bernard “Bernie” Frank Rose, 77, of Virginia, passed away peacefully Sunday, August 28, 2016 at home after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his family. Bernard was born June 29, 1939 in Eveleth, MN. He graduated from Eveleth High School. More...

Posted 8/31/2016 12:45 PM

Ernest A. Hendrickson

Ernest A. Hendrickson, 85, of Balkan Township, died Sunday, August 28, 2016, at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm.  He was born April 21, 1931, in Toad Lake Township, MN, to Eino A. and Mabel A. More...

Posted 8/31/2016 12:54 PM

Darlene R. Pecha

Darlene R. Pecha, 69, formerly of Gilbert and Soudan, died Friday, August 19, 2016, at Evergreen Terrace in Grand Rapids. She was born on August 10, 1947 to Anton and Rose (Kalsich) Pecha in Soudan, where she grew up and attended grade school. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 02:00 PM

Jamie (Jim) Lawrence Como

Jamie (Jim) Lawrence Como, 76, died Monday, August 15, 2016 following a sudden heart attack, in the company of his family, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. Jamie was born December 29, 1939 in Marshall, MN to Virgil and Donna (Coyle) Como. More...

Posted 8/23/2016 01:42 PM

Amanda Elizabeth Carlson

Amanda Elizabeth Carlson, age 35 of Duluth died unexpectedly Monday, August 15, 2016.  She was born September 3, 1980 in Hibbing the daughter of Greg and Leslie (Koch) Carlson.  Amanda was a graduate of the Perpich Center for the Arts Educa More...

Posted 8/18/2016 01:00 PM

Arnold William Santi

Arnold William Santi, 92, of Iron, passed away Wednesday’s August 10, 2016 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab Center in Virginia. Arnold was born December 30, 1923 in Iron to Urho and Laina (Vakuri) Santi. More...

Posted 8/17/2016 01:26 PM

Ernest Arthur Lamppa

Ernest Arthur Lamppa, 94, of Virginia and formerly of Embarrass, died on Thursday, August 11, 2016, at Edgewood Vista in Virginia.  He was born November 28, 1921, to Axel and Minnie (Hill) of Embarrass.  He graduated from Embarrass High Sch More...

Posted 8/17/2016 01:34 PM

Sharon Carole Eisner

Sharon Carole Eisner, 74, of Cook, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Solvay Hospice House in Duluth. Sharon was born November 28, 1941 in Eveleth to Martin and Mavie (Johnson) Maki. More...

Posted 8/17/2016 01:54 PM

Henry “Hank” Mesabe

Henry “Hank” E. Mesabe, 79,  “Migizi”( his Indian name which means bald eagle),  Nett Lake, formerly of Duluth, passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2015, at the Cook Care Center.   More...

Posted 8/10/2016 09:35 AM

Jane Gayle Roberts

Gathering of friends and family for Jane Gayle Roberts, 73, of Eveleth will be held from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday, August 8, 2016 at the Ziemer-Moeglein-Shatava Funeral Home in Gilbert.   More...

Posted 8/10/2016 09:20 AM

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 09:11 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 01:14 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 02:03 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 01:53 PM

Henry “Hank” L. Kush

Henry “Hank” L. More...

Posted 7/27/2016 03:13 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 01:17 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 01:34 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 02:28 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 01:45 PM

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