Hasert, Kathleen M. “nee Anderson” age 68 of Bloomington, MN passed away on August 19, 2015. Preceded in death by father, Curtis Anderson. Survived by husband, Gary; children Robert D “Bobby”, Kim (Dan) Peterson; grandchildren, Stephanie Hasert, Christopher Peterson; mother, Patricia Anderson; siblings, Beverly Tindall, Robert Anderson, Karen (Keith) Clemens, Debbie Anderson, Susie Waldrop; special friend, Jan Swanson; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday August 26 11am at the Church of St. Bonaventure 901 E 90th St Bloomington, MN. Visitation Tuesday August 25 5-8pm at Gill Brothers Funeral Home 9947 Lyndale Ave So Bloomington, MN and 1 hour prior to Mass at church. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
BLOOMINGTON, MN 952.888.7771
Jensen, Robert W., age 89 of Crystal, MN, died peacefully on Saturday, August 15, 2015. He leaves his beautiful wife of 68 years, Mary Ann Grant Jensen; his five children, Steve Jensen (Lisa), Bill Jensen (Kim), Michael Jensen (Rita), Nancy Young (Eric) and Carole Jensen (Mike); 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grand children; 2 great-great-grand children; and many friends. Bob proudly served three years in the Navy during WWII, and in 1947 began his 43 year long career at Kraft Foods. He successfully ran for Brooklyn Center City Council and served on the city's Planning Commission. After retiring, he became a park ranger for Hennepin County Parks. Bob was loyal, kind, and loved to keep busy. Of all his life's accomplishments, he said the greatest was his family. Funeral Service on Friday, 8/21/15 at 10:00 am with visitation one hour prior at Lutheran Church of the Triune God, 5827 Humboldt Ave N, Mpls. Interment at 12:30 pm at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, assembly lane #5. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sholom Home where he was well taken care of in his final months, or to Lutheran Church of the Triune God.
New Hope, MN 763-531-1777
Age 93, passed away August 14, 2015. Born in England 1921. Emigrated to Paynesville, MN in 1954. Coal miner to business owner of Pendergast LTD. Deacon of Our Lady of Grace for 20 years. Survived by wife Joanna; son Kevin (TJ) Pendergast; daughter Kim Pendergast; grandsons, Jason (Jessie) Pendergast, Casey Pendergast, Eric Pendergast, and Christian Weed. Mass of Christian Burial, Friday August 21, at 11 AM, Christ the King Catholic Church, 5029 Zenith Ave S. Visitation one prior to service beginning at 10 AM. Memorials to donor’s choice.
71, of Zimmerman, MN, passed away on Friday, August 14, 2015. She will be interred at Gethsemane Cemetery in New Hope on Thursday, August 20, at 10 AM.
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Lyla Larson Eukel Age 90 of St. Paul, MN. Lyla was born April 2, 1925 in Warren, MN to Hans and Clara Urtes. She grew up in Warren, and had a happy youth, filled with music, sports and other school and community activities. After high school, she went to Normal Training and started teaching country school.
While teaching in Bloomer township west of Argyle, MN, she met Llewellyn Larson. She and Llewellyn married and they lived in Bloomer township and raised four children. Lyla worked hard as a farm wife and eventually returned to teaching, working in the Argyle and Warren public schools. For many years Lyla spent her evenings going to classes to get her Bachelor's degree, driving hours during the school year, and spending many summer weeks at school. In 1971 she graduated Cum Laude from Moorhead State College. She retired as a first grade teacher from Warren Elementary in 1987.
Llewellyn died in 1981, and in 1996 she married Marvin Eukel, a high school classmate and lifelong friend. The had eleven happy years together, living in Argyle, Mesa, AZ and Albertville, MN. Lyla's life was always filled with community activities; making sure the 4-H booth was spiffy, so West Prairie Club won Grand Champion hear after year at the Fair, singing for weddings, funerals and Argyle festivals. She was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church, the Garden Club, Sweet Adelines chorus, and always supported her children in their sports, 4-H and musical activities.
She had lived in St. Paul since 2007, and at Lyngblomsten for the last two years. She was known as "Teacher Lyla" and was still trying to improve the language skills of her aides. She loved her caregivers at the home and really appreciated all that they did for her.
Lyla is preceded in death by her parents, Hans and Clara; siblings, John (Anne), Hans (Audra), Paul and Olive Urtes; two husbands, Llewellyn Larson and Marvin Eukel; her son, John L. Larson; and her step-son, Ken Eukel. Survivors are daughters, Mary Kaye (Bob) Robertson and Peggy Larson (Rocky Mjos); son, Mark (Lauren) Larson and daughter-in-law, Diane Larson; grandchildren, Scott, Andy, and Garrett Robertson, Elizabeth Larson, Lydia Ludwig, and John D. Larson; six great-grandchildren. Also surviving are her sister and brother-in-law, Myrna and David Evert; her stepchildren, many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Lyla will be remembered for her happy disposition, creativity and cleverness, and her willingness to laugh and joke with others!! As her quote said in her 1943 yearbook "Let us sing and be jolly; to be sad us sure folly."
Funeral service Thursday, AUGUST 20th, 2015 at 11 AM ~ Gill Brothers New Hope Chapel, 73oo West 42nd Avenue with visitation one hour prior to service. Interment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery in Argyle, MN on Friday, August 21st at 4 PM.
Age 92 of Bloomington, MN, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on August 12, 2015. Survived by his wife Caterina; sons David (Doris), Gary (Lori), and John (Rachelle); 11 grandchildren; loving relatives and friends. Decorated WWII, Korea and Vietnam Veteran serving the US Army as Sergeant Major. Recipient of numerous military awards including the Purple Heart. He was a longtime member of VFW and American Legion. Upon retirement from the Army Chuck dedicated his life to making the lives of youth and families better in Bloomington through numerous leadership roles in local athletics and other activities. Visitation Tuesday, Aug 18 5:00-8:00 PM at Gill Brothers, 9947 Lyndale Ave. S., Bloomington. Funeral Service Wednesday Aug 19, 11:00 AM at St. Bonaventure Church, 901 E. 90th St. Bloomington. Additional visitation 1 hour before funeral service. Interment Fort Snelling.
Bolin, David Earl (Buba)
Age 57, of Eagan, passed away August 6, 2015. Preceded in death by Father and Mother, Earl and Shirley Bolin. Buba was a fiercely loyal, dependable, trustworthy, hardworking man with a charismatic sense of humor that paralleled his own father, whom he admired greatly. A Jefferson graduate of 1975, Buba excelled in DECA, Debate, AV, Choir and cultivating deep friendships that would last a lifetime. Buba had many jobs until he found his passion in the trucking industry, where he went on to create BUBA Enterprises Inc. in 2002 and built his legacy. He will leave a hole in the hearts of those who loved him that can never be filled. He always did everything his way in his time. “It’s a Buba thing!” He is survived by wife, Anne; Daughter, Andrea Bolin; Son, Joshua (Karin) Ernst, grandchildren Carter and Emery; Step-Children, Kenneth, Melissa and Felicia; eight step-grandchildren; Brothers, Dan (Anne) Bolin and Bruce Bolin; Sister, Cathy Bolin; Dearest friends Doug and Tiffany Cole. Funeral visitation at Gill Brothers 9947 Lyndale Ave. South, Bloomington, MN 55420 on Monday, August 17 at 4:00 PM. Memorial Service at 5:00 PM. Please join the family in celebrating Buba at David Fongs banquet room following service, located at 9329 Lyndale Ave. So. Bloomington, MN. In lieu of flowers, potted plants are desired.
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66, of Bloomington, passed away on August 8, 2015 after a brief struggle with cancer. Preceded in death by his parents, Benedict and Carola Frank. Survived by wife, Marcy; daughter, Jodi (Justin) Stefanacci; grandchildren, Gianna, Gabi, Michael, and Joey; siblings, Carol (Raymond) Domeier, Richard (LeAnn) Frank, Patricia (Mark Wiest) Renner, Susan Sampson, Catherine (Vincent) Guertin, Steven (Marica) Frank, Joanne (John) Iverson, and Jeffrey (Tami) Frank. He was a proud employee of the VA for 33 years. Memorial Service, Friday, August 14 at 10 AM at Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel, 200 Tower Ave, St. Paul, MN. Visitation one hour prior to service. Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Richard Francis Zenisek "Dixie," age 79 of Minneapolis. Born February 4, 1936 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI; passed away August 2, 2015. Preceded in death by infant son, Edwin Dell Zenisek; parents, Edwin and Gertrude Zenisek; brothers, Robert, John and Carl. Survived by wife, Joan Katherine; sons, Michael (Henrietta) and Stephen (Elizabeth); daughters, Lisa Zenisek Chesnut, Kristen (Keith) Hansen and Anne (Rimhel) Zenisek Ridley; grandchildren, Erin Marathakis, Katie Barnier, Ali Zenisek; Micaela, Connor and Zachary Chesnut; Caitlin and Hannah Zenisek; Matthew, Sara and Emily Hansen; Grace and Conrad Zenisek Ridley; sisters, Pat Philipsen and Joan Grosinske; many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 14th at the Church of the Annunciation, 509 W. 54th Street, Minneapolis with visitation one hour prior to mass only. Private Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
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94, of Edina, MN, longtime resident of Humboldt, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Hobson; parents, Claude and Nellie Jackson; brother, Dallas Jackson; sister, Velma Beverly; granddaughter, Jenny Carey. She is survived by daughters, Diane (David) Hill and Marcia (David) Bernard; grandchildren, Donna (Joneal) Blasig, DeEtta (Xavier) Darras, and Eric Carey; great grandchildren, Jennavive Blasig, Charlotte Darras; Griffin Carey-Johnson; step grandsons, Jason (Jennifer) Bernard and Kevin Bernard; step great grandchildren, Alyssa Bernard and Danika Bernard. Isabel was longtime member of Oak Hill Baptist Church and the American Legion Auxiliary. The Funeral Service was held on Thursday, August 13, 2015 at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 9947 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington, MN. Interment at Hampton Cemetery, in Hampton, IA.