Koenig, Helena 88 years of age, passed away on May 28, 2012 in Minneapolis. She was born in Pacasmayo, Peru on July 6, 1923 and found her way to Minneapolis where she came to study. She proudly became a U.S. citizen and stayed happily for fifty years. Helena was a strong and independent woman who had a great love for children, an unyielding loyalty to her friends and family, and was always there to support and lend a helping hand to those in need. She will be honored and deeply missed by her friends and family in Minnesota and in Peru. more »
Jacobson, Clifton Leslie Age 80 of New Brighton died peacefully at home Friday, June 1. Clifton (Cliff) was born in 1932 in Borup, Minnesota. He graduated from Moorhead State College in 1954 and married Betty Beaudin that same year.
Cliff was in education for 37 years. He worked as teacher and coach in Balaton, Chokio and Brooten before spending 26 years in administration at Centennial School District in Circle Pines. Cliff also served on the Mounds View School Board for 12 years. more »
Age 80 of Bloomington, died on June 2, 2012. Born on March 27, 1932 in Hought-Le-Spring, England. Preceded in death by parents, Robert and Helen; first wife, Jane; brother, Gordon. Survived by Wife, Karen; children, Alan (Lori), Janice Williamson, Bryan (Helen), Trevor (Sharon), Linda (John) Burt; siblings, Sid (Vida), Joan Gulliver, Keith (Rita), Colin (Margaret), Leslie (Carol), grandchildren, Kendra, Kristin, Samuel; Step-Grandchildren, Dillon, Sophia and Genevieve; also surviving, many loving grandchildren, friends and family in England. more »
Mary Ann Agnes Delaney, “Annie" Age 80 of Bloomington. Preceded in death by husband, Don. Survived by five children, Donald Delaney, Diane (Dennis) Killian, Debi Sheriff, Dale (Deborah) Delaney and Dotti Hindt; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Private Family Services. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery. Memorials preferred the Alzheimer’s Association. We thank you for being the most loving mother and grandmother. A special thank you the the staff at MN Masonic Home Alzheimer’s Care Whispering Pines Unit. more »
Age 86, of Minneapolis. Born on July 25, 1925 in Webster City, Iowa to Wilbur A. and Geneva (Lamb) Kist. Survived by loving wife, Betty Kist; beloved children, Perry (Julie) Kist, Patricia Schulz, Phyllis (Greg) Swenson, Peggy (Mike) Morris, Paul (Maureen) Kist, Pete (Rina) Kist, Mary (Michael) Cassidy and Mike Kist; 20 beautiful grandchildren and 3 wonderful great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial, Tueusday, June 12, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the Church of St. Thomas the Apostle, 2914 West 44th Street, Minneapolis. more »
Davis, Karen L.
Age 70 of Bloomington. Born April 25, 1942 in Denver, CO to Troy and Eunice (Eastman) Cunningham. Survived by husband Donald A.; daughters, Lynn (Frank) James and Terri (Tom) Krekelberg; son, Donald; and brother Bill (Mary) Cunningham. Funeral service will be Tuesday, June 19th at 11 AM, Bethlehem Baptist Church, 720 13th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55415 with interment at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. Visitation Monday, 5-8 PM Gill Brothers Funeral Home 9947 Lyndale Avenue South and one hour prior to service at church. more »