Area Obituaries

Nancy Kay (Oistad) Makowski , 71

Nancy Kay (Oistad) Makowski died peacefully from complications of Alzheimer’s, on November 4, 2019, at the age of 71. Nancy was born to Oliver & Beverly Oistad on August 13, 1948. She graduated from Argyle High School in 1966. She went on to get her degree in education from Bemidji State College. After graduation she…

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Daniel Lynn Jones, 43

  The celebration of life for Daniel Lynn Jones, 43, of Roseau, Minnesota, was held at the Roseau School gymnasium on November 6, 2019 at 5:00 PM. He died October 30, 2019 at his home. Daniel Lynn Jones was born August 19, 1976 in Rugby, North Dakota, to Derry and Kimberly (Conway) Jones. He was…

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Marion Hellen Reiss, 70

  Marion Hellen Reiss, 70, of West Tawakoni, TX passed away on October 15, 2019 while traveling in Great Britain with her husband Dan in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary. Marion was born in International Falls, MN on March 26, 1949 to Robert (Bob) and Thelma Wynne. They moved to Baudette in 1958 where…

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Lois Leone Peterson, 91

Lois Leone Peterson, 91, of Stephen, Minnesota, passed peacefully on October 31, 2019, after living a wonderful and fulfilling life. Lois was born to John and Emma Laude on March 19, 1928. She graduated from Karlstad High School in 1946. She continued her education and graduated from Moorhead State Teacher’s College in 1948 and went…

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Vera Jean (Moran) Loer, 71

Vera Jean (Moran) Loer, 71, of Humboldt, Minnesota passed away at the Kittson Memorial Healthcare Center on Sunday, November 3, 2019.  Vera was born May 19, 1948 to Joseph Alfred and Mabel Bertha (Burnell) Moran in Hallock, Minnesota.  The family lived in Lancaster, Minnesota and later moved to Hallock where she graduated from high school…

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Daniel Lynn Jones, 43

  The celebration of life for Daniel Lynn Jones, 43, of Roseau, Minnesota, will be held at the Roseau School gymnasium on November 6, 2019 at 5:00 PM. He died October 30, 2019 at his home. Daniel Lynn Jones was born August 19, 1976 in Rugby, North Dakota, to Derry and Kimberly (Conway) Jones. He…

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Jamie Lee Glad, 53

  Jamie Lee Glad, 53, of Lancaster, Minnesota passed away at his home on Monday, September 16, 2019.  Jamie was born January 14, 1966 in Hallock, Minnesota to Richard and Diane (Coffield) Glad.  He grew up in Lancaster and attended school there.  Jamie worked as a plumber for several years in Florida and Wyoming until…

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Terry Hofland, 69

Terry Hofland, age 69, of East Grand Forks, MN passed away suddenly, Thursday October 24, 2019 at Altru Hospital of Grand Forks, ND. Terry Stanley Hofland was born July 19, 1950 in Grand Forks, to the late Stanley and Lucille (Schimek) Hofland.  He was raised in East Grand Forks and graduated from EGF Senior High…

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Marie Ida Johnson, 94

  Marie Ida Johnson, 94, of Karlstad, MN, went to her eternal home to meet her Lord and Savior at her home on October 16, 2019. Marie was born on February 28, 1925, at home in Stafford Township, Roseau, MN, to Emil and Carolina (Hetteen) Olson.  She was the fifth of five children.  Marie attended…

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Gerald Anderson, 84

  Gerald Anderson, 84, of Roseau, Minnesota passed away at Lifecare Manor in Roseau on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 with loved ones by his side.  Gerald Conrad Anderson was born May 3, 1935 in Lake Bronson, Minnesota, the son of Melvin and Ida (Lindquist) Anderson. Gerald was raised in Lake Bronson and graduated from high…

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