Dennis Russell Leitch, 90, of Park Rapids, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 5, 2021, at Woodside Manor, Menahga.

Brent David Herbert, 79, of Fergus Falls, died on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

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.

Melissa (Mel) Marie Garcia, 42 years young, of Moorhead, died unexpectedly in her home Wednesday morning, April 7, 2021.

Rollin “Ron” Glenn Solheim of Dalton, Farmers Union insurance agent in Fergus Falls, for 35 years, passed away March 31, 2021, in Mesa, Arizona. 

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Darline Leland, 97, died April 7, 2021, at St. Catherine’s Nursing Home in Wahpeton. 

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Dorothy Mae (Hoeft) Mueller, 94, of Fergus Falls, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at her home.

Brent David Herbert, 79, of Fergus Falls, died on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

Funeral services will be held for Harold Risberg, age 90 of Deer Creek, on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. 

Dennis Leitch, age 90, of Menahga, passed away Monday, April 5, 2021, at Woodside Manor in Menahga. 

Harold Snethen, age 88, of Dent, passed away on April 6, 2021, at Perham Health in Perham. Private family services will be held. 

Rollis “Rod” Mervin Miller, 90, of Fergus Falls, died, Friday, April 2, 2021, at Lake Region Healthcare.

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Vivian Inez Kugler, 97, of Fergus Falls formerly of Erhard, died Friday, April 2, 2021, at Pioneer Care in Fergus Falls.

Marion Frances Palmer, 88, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2021. Marion was born the fifth child of six children on March 18, 1933, to Fred and Frances (Ulschmid) Palmer of rural Frazee. She was delivered by a midwife at the home farm in Evergreen Township in Becker County. Marion was ba…

Marjorie (Marge) Borgos, age 95, passed away peacefully at her apartment at the Barrett Assisted Living Center just one day shy of her 96th birthday. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 10, 2021, at the United Lutheran Church, Elbow Lake with the Rev. Jean Ohman officiating…

Private funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April 12, 2021, at Atonement Lutheran Church in St. Cloud for Owen ‘Dean’ Haroldson, 92, of Sartell who died Wednesday, March 31 at the St. Cloud Hospital.  Rev. Tim Lindhorst will officiate and burial will be at Pelican Lake Cemetery in As…

Gerhardt Stueve, age 88, of Henning, passed away on March 5, 2021, at Our Home Your Home Assisted Living in Henning. Memorial services will be held on Monday, April 12, 2021, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Henning. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church.…

Funeral mass will be held for Patrick Doll, age 82, of Perham on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Otto Township, rural Perham.  A walk-through visitation will be held at St. Lawrence Catholic Church on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. with Rosary service at 7…

Jacob Riley Haataja, age 14, died peacefully on March 28, 2021 at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Staples. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of services at 1 p.m. at the Bren…

Richard A. Meyer, age 81, of Breckenridge, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021, at Pioneer Nursing Home in Fergus Falls. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 5, 2021, followed by the 10:30 a.m. funeral mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Breckenridge. Father L…

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Vivian Inez (Palmquist) Kugler, 97, of Fergus Falls formerly of Erhard, died Friday, April 2, 2021, at PioneerCare in Fergus Falls.

Mary Brown, age 77, passed away peacefully at her home in rural Menahga, on April 1, 2021.  A visitation will be held on Monday, April 5, 2021 from 4 to 7 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Corliss Township, rural Perham.  As per Mary’s request a private fami…

Joyrene Thorann Hanstad, 91, of Fergus Falls, passed away March 29, 2021, at PioneerCare Center with family by her side.

Richard Allen Habberstad, 81, of rural Underwood passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at his home under the care of LB Hospice.

Clarence Bessler, age 86, of Parkers Prairie, passed away on March 28, 2021, at St. Williams Living Center in Parkers Prairie. A celebration of life will be planned to be held in the Summer of 2021 in Lake George. 

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Lois Weis, age 87, of Richville, passed away on March 27, 2021 at her home.  An open house and celebration of life will be held in June 2021. 

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Betty Miller, age 91, of Wadena, passed away on March 26, 2021 at Tri County Hospital in Wadena. Services will be held in May 2021. 

Funeral services will be held for Tony Anderson, age 62, of Vining, on Thursday, April 1, 2021, at 1 p.m. at the Belmont-Karvonen Funeral Home in Henning.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Memorial services will be held for Mary Perius, age 54, of Anchorage, Alaska on Friday, April 9, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in New York Mills. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. 

Joyrene Hanstad, 91, of Fergus Falls, passed away Monday, March 29, 2021, at Pioneer Care in Fergus Falls, with her family by her side.

Richard Allen Habberstad, 81, of Underwood, passed away Sunday, March 28, 2021, at his residence under the care of LB Hospice.

Funeral services for Peggy Goeson, age 92, of Perham, will be held on Monday, April 5, 2021, at 11 a.m. at the Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service. 

Funeral services will be held for Vicky McGillivary Cates, age 65, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, formerly of Wadena, on Friday, April 2, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena, Minnesota. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. before the service at the funeral home. 

Carolyn Lou (Symonds) Larson, 67, of Fergus Falls, lost her battle with cancer at her home on Thursday, March 25, 2021.

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As we live and breathe, she will forever be our mother. It is with much sadness we bid her farewell into the arms of our Dear Lord and Savior on March 20, 2021. Jo Nez Van Hovel was known to many as just “Jo.” She was born September 7, 1939, to Joe and Vivian “Inez” (Stracener) Wilson in Bel…

Kevin G. Huelsman, 49, of Foxhome, passed away at his residence from cancer, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, March 28, 2021, followed by a 6 p.m. prayer service at Joseph Vertin and Sons Funeral Home, Brecken…

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Ben Jim Peterson, 41, of Erhard, died Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at his residence of natural causes.

Betsy Jane Garcia, 60, of West Fargo, died peacefully under hospice care at her daughter’s residence in Campbell, Thursday, March 25, 2021, after a long courageous battle with cancer.

Elizabeth “Arlis” Hill, 87, a resident of Fergus Falls, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021, surrounded by family at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls.

LaVonn Knutson, 84, of Fergus Falls, died Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at Sanford in Fargo.

Darlene Samuelson, age 86, of Parkers Prairie, passed away on March 24, 2021, at Fair Oaks Lodge in Wadena. Private family services will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Parkers Prairie.  

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Evelyn Horton (Mrs. Roland Kenyon), 91, of Fergus Falls, died Thursday, March 25, 2021, at her residence under the care of LB Hospice.

Funeral services will be held for Daniel Cresswell, age 59, of Ottertail, on Monday, March 29, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. 

Kevin Gene Huelsman, 49, of Foxhome, passed away at his residence from cancer, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, March 28, 2021, followed by a 6 p.m. prayer service at Joseph Vertin and Sons Funeral Home, Breck…

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Funeral services for Ricky Christiansen, age 68, of Ottertail, will be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Henning. Visitation will resume one hour prior to the funeral service at church. 

Funeral services for Norman Ohrmundt, age 87, of Wadena, will be held on Monday, March 29, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena. 

Funeral Mass for Monica Monson, age 92, of Perham, will be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021, at 11 a.m. at St. Henry’s Catholic Church in Perham. 

Ronald "Ron" G. Albertson, age 76, of Breckenridge, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021, at his home. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 26, 2021, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. followed by his 7 p.m. prayer service at Vertin-Munson Funeral Home in Wahpeton. Visitation will continue at the fu…

Roger Dennis Van Tassel, age 67, of Breckenridge, passed away at his home on March 18, 2021. 

Oscar Kawlewski, age 91, of Ottertail, died Thursday, March 18, 2021, in Good Samaritan Society, Battle Lake.

Evelyn (Zimmermann) Heggen, also known as “Aunt Billy” or “Turtle,” 99, a current resident of Mesa, Arizona, passed away peacefully on March 10, 2021.