Obituaries

5/27/2020

Karen S. Johnson, 95, of Fertile, MN, passed away peacefully with family by her side at Fair Meadow Nursing Home in Fertile on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Due to public health concerns, a private family visitation will be Wednesday, May 27, 2020, from 1:00PM to 3:00PM at Erikson-Vik-Ganje Funeral Home in Fertile. A Graveside Service will be at 3:00PM Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Concordia Lutheran Cemetery in Fertile. Arrangements with Erikson-Vik-Ganje Funeral Home of Fertile, Minnesota

5/28/2020

Marvin P. Peterson, 74, Lockhart, MN, passed away at Benedictine Care Community in Ada, MN, on Saturday, May23, 2020, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley. Due to public health concerns, a private family funeral will be held on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 10: 00 AM at Zion Lutheran Church, Ada, MN. Interment will be at Pleasant View Cemetery, Lockhart, MN, immediately following the funeral. Arrangements with Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Homes of Ada.

Robert “Bob” Jeska, age 85, of East Grand Forks, MN, passed away at his home on Thursday morning, May 21st, 2020. A memorial service celebrating the life of Robert “Bob” Jeska will be held at 2:00pm, Thursday, May 28, 2020, at the Stenshoel-Houske Funeral Home in Crookston, MN. Visitation with the family will be from 1-2:00pm. Stenshoel-Houske Funeral Home with the arrangements.

5/29/2020

Bernie Schultz, age 91, of Fosston, MN, passed away on Wednesday, May 20th, at Essentia Health Hospital in Fosston. Due to the health crisis, services will be limited to immediate family members. Interment will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Fosston. Arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service of Fosston.

Arthur Walter Schuschke, 89, of Fertile, MN, passed away at home, under the care of his family and Hospice, on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Due to public health concerns, private family arrangements are pending at this time. Arrangements with Erikson-Vik-Ganje Funeral Home of Fertile, Minnesota.

Janice (Lemke) Beckett, 91, of Barnesville, MN, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at ValleyCare and Rehab. Private family services will be held at Dobmeier Funeral Home with graveside services at Rosemound Cemetery, Barnesville, MN. Dobmeier Funeral Home with the arrangements.

Duane Gray, age 77, of Twin Valley, MN, died unexpectedly, on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, as a result of an automobile accident. A memorial service for friends and family will be held at 3:00pm on Friday, May 29, 2020 at the Anderson Family Funeral Home in Twin Valley. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Twin Valley.

Gary Edward Luckow, age 79, of Crookston died on Thursday, May 21, 2020. The public graveside service for Gary Luckow will be held at 12 Noon, Friday, May 29, 2020, at the Oakdale Cemetery in Crookston. Visitation at the cemetery will be for one hour prior to the service. Stenshoel-Houske Funeral Home with the arrangements.

James M. Hastings, 70, Felton, MN, died Friday, May 22, 2020, in Sanford West in Fargo, ND. A private graveside service will be held. Korsmo Funeral Service with the arrangements.

5/30/2020

Terry Lucken, age 61, of Erskine, MN, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 23rd, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 30th, at Terry’s farm south of Erskine (39960 185th Ave. SE). Interment will be in Calvary Lutheran Cemetery, Winger. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the farm. The funeral service will be recorded and available for viewing on Sunday on the Carlin Family Funeral Service website. Arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service of Erskine

6/1/2020

Allan Eugene Altner, age 100, of Glendive, Montana, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. Graveside services will be held at City Cemetery in Barnesville, MN on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Dobmeier Funeral Home with the arrangements.

Rose Christensen, age 97, of Ulen, MN died on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Viking Manor Nursing Home in Ulen, MN. With compassion for the health and safety of the community, Rose’s family will hold a Private Funeral Service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Ulen, MN on Monday, June 1, 2020, with a committal ceremony to follow at North Bethlehem Cemetery, Ulen. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home of Twin Valley.