Area Obituaries

Tim Edwin Tveit, 54

Timothy Edwin Tveit passed away peacefully on Monday, January 11 at his home in St. Paul, MN after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born November 8, 1966 in Warroad, MN, the youngest of five children born to Lawrence and Elsie Tveit. He grew up on the family farm north of Roosevelt near Rocky…

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Dale M. Erickson, 89

A Memorial Service for Dale M. Erickson of Baudette, MN following all MN State Covid Guidelines will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Wabanica Lutheran Church in Baudette, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Dale Erickson was born August 13, 1931 in…

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LeRoy Oscar Nelson, 94

LeRoy Oscar Nelson, son of Helen and Oscar Nelson, was born on February 19, 1926. He passed away on December 30, 2020 at Woodbury Estates in Woodbury, Minnesota at the age of 94. LeRoy grew up in Baudette, Minnesota and was a Power-lineman for Northstar Electric Cooperative in Littlefork, Minnesota where he met and married…

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Gloria Jean Staehnke, 78

  Gloria Jean Staehnke, age 78, of Erskine, MN, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020, in the Medical City Alliance Hospital in Ft. Worth, TX. She had been in Texas visiting her daughter, Brenda Cole. While in ill-health for several years she never let it defeat her spirit. Gloria was born in Forest Lake, MN…

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Gloria Jean Staehnke, 78

Gloria Jean Staehnke, age 78, of Erskine, MN, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020, in the Medical City Alliance Hospital in Ft. Worth, TX. She had been in Texas visiting her daughter, Brenda Cole. While in ill-health for several years she never let it defeat her spirit. Gloria was born in Forest Lake, MN on…

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Gerald “Jerry” Hasbargen, 71

Gerald “Jerry” Hasbargen, age 71, of Breckenridge, MN, passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020, at Sanford on Broadway in Fargo, ND. Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 31, 2020, from 10:30 AM to 12 PM with a time of sharing beginning at 11:30 AM followed by his public funeral mass starting at 1 PM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church…

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Reuben Lind, 86

  Reuben Lind, 86, a lifelong Lake Bronson area farmer passed away in Lake Bronson on Saturday, December 19, 2020. Reuben was born March 26, 1934 to Fred and Tilda (Johnson) Lind in Hazelton Township of Kittson County, Minnesota. He grew up on the family farm east of Lake Bronson and attended country school. After…

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Shirley E. Farbo, 94

  Shirley E. Farbo, age 94; of Hallock MN passed away Monday December 14, 2020 at Kittson Memorial Nursing Home in Hallock, MN. Shirley Farbo, the daughter of Laura and Herbert Clinton; was born September 11, 1926 in St. Vincent Township. Shirley attended the Lindquist country school in McKinley Township. Shirley married Herman Farbo and…

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Helen L. Brodin, 103

Helen L. Brodin age 103 passed away peacefully on December 15, 2020 at Benedictine Living Community in Saint Peter, MN.  Helen was born in Luverne, MN on June 9, 1917 to Hetty and Walter Norelius.  She was graduated from Luverne High School in May, 1935, and was graduated from the University of Minnesota in March…

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Charles Dean Younggren “Chuck”, 63

  Charles Dean Younggren, “Chuck” was born March 16, 1957, to Dean Lowell Younggren and Muriel Dellamae Swanson Younggren at Kittson Memorial Hospital, in Hallock. Chuck was baptized at the Northcote Presbyterian Church, and confirmed at First Presbyterian Church in Hallock. Chuck lived his early years on the banks of the Red River on the…

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