A Celebration of Life will be held for Georgina Lura, age 92, of Wadena, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 9 a.m.

Deloris (Hanebuth) Lachowitzer, age 89 of Ottertail, died Thursday, January 16, 2020, at Sanford Health in Fargo. Visitation will be Thursday, January 23 4–8 p.m. with parish prayers at 7 p.m. at Schoeneberger Funeral & Cremation service in Perham.  Visitation will continue Friday, Janua…

Herbert Olson, age 83, of Fergus Falls, died January 15, 2020, at his home. He is a former employee of the City of Fergus Falls and a retired city fireman.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Dennis Wahl, 77, of Otsego, formerly of Battle Lake, died Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at the Guardian Angels Engle House in Albertville.   Memorial service will be 1 p.m., Saturday, January 25, at Eagle Lake Lutheran Church of rural Battle Lake.  Visitation will be two hours prior to the serv…

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Robert Wallington, 84, of Fergus Falls, died Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

Lorraine Margery (Curtis) Bugbee, 96, died Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at PioneerCare in Fergus Falls.

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Carol Currie passed away on Friday, December 13, 2019, at Bethany On University with her husband by her side.

Dean W. Nichols, 57, of Kerkhoven, died Monday, January 13, at Carris Health Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. His memorial service will be 11 a.m., Monday, January 20 at KMS High School in Kerkhoven. Visitation will be from 3-6 p.m., Sunday, with a prayer service starting at 6 p.m., at Har…

Funeral services will be held for Albert “Junior” Huwe, age 89, of New York Mills, on Friday, January 17, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Corliss Township, rural Perham. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2020, from 4-7 p.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church, with …

Mary Dolores Seim, age 87, of Park River, North Dakota, and formerly of Edinburg, North Dakota, passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at her home in Park River.

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Harold John Gulleckson, 98, formerly of Fergus Falls, died Friday, January 10, 2020, at Villa Maria in Fargo.

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Phyllis Ellingson, 89, of Battle Lake, died Sunday, January 12, 2020, at the Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls.

Cyndy Rasmussen Frerichs, 68, a resident of Edina, passed away from complications from juvenile diabetes on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, with her family by her side.

Shirley Welle, age 92, of Fergus Falls, formerly of Mahnomen, died on Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Pioneer Home Heritage Cottage in Fergus Falls.

Loretta “Lory” Kim (Leine) Anderson, 59, passed away on December 8, 2019, at PioneerCare in Fergus Falls, from cancer.

Joyce D. (Mandelkow) Van Eps, age 73, of Ottertail, died Thursday, January 9 at Perham Health.  Visitation will be Friday, January 17 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. followed by a funeral service at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Ottertail.   

Carolyn J. (Strand) Alberts, age 88, of Ottertail, died on Thursday, January 9, 2020.  A gathering of family and friends will be held on Wednesday, January 15 from 5–7 p.m. at Schoeneberger Funeral & Cremation Service in Perham.

Eleanor Bjornlie, 92, died Saturday, December 21, 2019, at her residence, the Hospitality House, Fergus Falls.

Peter Odland, 77, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020, unexpectedly at his home.

Harvey Keith Nornes, passed away December 28, 2019, in Mesquite, Nevada, at the age of 79. He was born August 31, 1940, to Helmer and Karine Nornes in Crookston. He attended elementary school in Beltrami and graduated from Fertile High School in 1958. He joined the Army after graduation and …

James A. Iversen, Age 61, of White Bear, formerly of Robbinsdale, passed away January 7, 2020.

Funeral services will be held for Garrett Nelson, age 20, of Kulm, North Dakota, formerly of New York Mills,  on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Karvonen Funeral Home from 4 to 7 p.m. with praye…

Harold John Gulleckson, 98, formerly of Fergus Falls, died Friday, January 10, 2020, at Villa Maria in Fargo.

Robert Hoff, 89, of rural Underwood, died Thursday, January 9, 2020, at his home.

Marcella Mary Borman, age 92, of Perham, died Thursday, January 9, 2020, in Perham Health. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Marianne D. Davis, age 86, of Battle Lake, died Sunday, January 5, 2020, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Visitation will be 5-7:30 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, January 17 at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Ottertail. Visitation will continue from 10-11 a.m. followed by the …

Daryl Allan Anderson, 57, of Fergus Falls, died Saturday, December 21, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Battle Lake.

Lavonne Beckius, 91, formerly Nashua, died on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo.

Memorial services will be held for Lorraine Ruikka, age 75, of Minneapolis, formerly of New York Mills, on Monday, January 13, 2020 at the Karvonen Funeral Home in New York Mills at 1 p.m. A gathering of family and friends will be start one-hour prior to the memorial service.

Karin Elaine (Carlson) Bennett, 94, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

Jonathan Wade Muir, 57, of Fergus Falls, died Sunday, January 5, 2020, unexpectedly at his home in Fergus Falls.

Peter Odland, 77, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020, unexpectedly at his home.

Glenn Dale Rogness, 85, of Fergus Falls passed away peacefully, with family by his side, Sunday Jan 5, 2020. 

John Frank Rose, 97, of Underwood, passed away quietly Friday, December 27, 2019. A nine-month resident of the Veterans Home in Fergus Falls, John finally succumbed to end-stage Alzheimer’s disease.

Janice Carol Ramsey, 83, of Fergus Falls, died unexpectedly Thursday, January 2, 2020, at her residence in Fergus Falls.

Noel Jon Kjesbo, of rural Wendell, peacefully passed away on January 4, 2020, at the age of 73 years.

A Celebration of Life for Sonja Hoffenkamp, age 45, of Wadena, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. A gathering of family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service.

Peter Odland, 77, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020, unexpectedly at his home.

Gregory Meers, 66, of Clitherall, died Saturday, January 4, 2020, at the St. Cloud Hospital. 

Daryl Allan Anderson, 57, of Fergus Falls, died Saturday, December 21, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Battle Lake.

Karin Bennett, 94, of Fergus Falls, died Tuesday, December 24, 2019, at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

Donna Lee Salmonson, 88, of Fergus Falls, passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at PioneerCare in Fergus Falls.

Janice Karst Ramsey, 83, of Fergus Falls, died unexpectedly Thursday, January 2, 2020, at her residence in Fergus Falls.

Luella “Lu” (Peleske) Knuttila, age 88, of Perham, died on Sunday, January 5, 2020. Visitation will be on Sunday, January 12, 4-8 p.m. with rosary at 6:30 p.m. and parish prayers at 7 p.m. at Schoeneberger Funeral & Cremation Service in Perham. Visitation will continue on Monday, January…

Conrad “Eric” Erickson, age 88 of Dent, died Friday, January 3, 2020, in Sanford Medical Center in Fargo. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, January 9, at Schoeneberger Funeral & Cremation Service in Perham. Visitation will continue from 10-11 a.m. followed by the funeral service a…

Glenn Rogness, 85, of Fergus Falls, died Sunday, January 5, 2020, at Woodland Lodge in Fergus Falls.

Memorial Mass will be held for Michael Bock, age 76, of Henning, on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St. Edward’s Catholic Church in Henning, with Father Leroy Schik celebrating. A gathering of family and friends will be one hour prior to the service at church. 

David Victor Matson joined his wife, Astri in their Lord’s loving embrace on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at Pelican Valley Senior Living in Pelican Rapids.

Carolyn Grace (Doering) Stoen, 74, of Fergus Falls, died peacefully Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at the Barrett Care Center in Barrett.

Janice LaValley Karst Ramsey, 83, of Fergus Falls, died unexpectedly Thursday, January 2, 2020, at her residence in Fergus Falls.

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