Obituaries

8/11/2020

Anton Kraft, age 84, of Waubun, MN, died unexpectedly, on Monday, August 3, 2020. A Memorial Mass will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Waubun, MN.   A time of gathering will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Mahnomen.

8/14/2020

Keith Rector, age 81, of Waubun, MN, formerly of Ada, MN, died on Thursday, July 30, 2020 due to injuries sustained in an auto accident. A graveside memorial service will be held at 4:00pm on Friday, August 14, 2020, at the Ada City Cemetery, Ada, MN.  All are welcome to attend and encouraged to bring a chair.  Following all Covid-19 safety protocols, social distancing will be practiced, and masks are required. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home, Twin Valley, MN.

Wally Kresien, age 84, of Fosston, MN and formerly of Roy Lake, MN, passed away on Thursday, August 6th, at Essentia Health Hospital in Fosston. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14th, at Nee Gon Nee Lutheran Church in Roy Lake with Pastor Bill Beyer officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service on Thursday, August 13th, at the Carlin Funeral Home in Fosston. Family will also greet friends for one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the church. Mask use is required at both the visitation and memorial service and social distancing will be observed. Arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service

8/15/2020

Marjorie (Hanson) Jeska, age 88, of St. Anthony, MN, and formerly of Fosston, MN, passed away on Sunday, July 19th, at her home. A memorial visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 15th at the Carlin Funeral Home in Fosston. Interment will follow in Kingo Lutheran Cemetery, Fosston. All are welcome to attend. Mask use is required in the funeral home. Local arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service of Fosston.

Robert Dale Smith, age 72, formerly of Borup, died on Wednesday July 22, 2020 surrounded by his family at Methodist Hospital, St. Louis Park, MN. While observing current guidelines, a memorial service is planned for 4:00pm on Saturday, August 15 at Olivet Lutheran Church in Fargo, ND.