DEATH NOTICES

Fri
10
Oct
admin's picture

Genevieve M. Chevalier, 95, Benson

Genevieve M. Chevalier, 95, was born on September 20, 1919, at the homeplace in Pope County, the daughter of Thomas and Edith Bouta.  She was baptized at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church on September 28, 1919 by Father Kenny, and was confirmed at St. Malachy’s in July of 1932 by Father King.  She grew up on a farm in Pope County.  She attended Pope County District 89 country school.
     

Mon
06
Oct
admin's picture

Myron Forbord, age 87, of Benson

Myron Forbord, 87, Benson, Minnesota, died unexpectedly October 6, 2014 at the St. Cloud Hospital while recuperating following successful hip replacement.  Myron was born to Albert and Milla (Monson) Forbord on January 23,1927 in Langhei  township, Pope County, north of Benson where he was raised and continued to farm his entire life.  

Funeral services were Friday, October 10, at 11:00 a.m. at East Zion Lutheran Church of rural Starbuck.

Mon
06
Oct
admin's picture

Dean Dokkebakken, age 75, of Benson

Dean Dokkebakken, age 75, of Benson, died Thursday, October 2, 2014, at the Swift County Benson Hospital in Benson, Minnesota.  Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, October  6, 2014, at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Swift Falls with Rev. Seth Novak officiating.  Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church.  Interment will be held in the Swift Falls Cemetery.  Arrangements are with Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson.

Wed
01
Oct
admin's picture

Lula Edna Fox, age 98, Benson

Lula Edna Fox, age 98, died Monday, September 29, 2014, at Southview Manor in Benson, Minnesota.
   
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 3, 2014, at St. Francis Catholic Church, in Benson, with Father Jeremy Kucera officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Francis Catholic Church Cemetery.
     
Visitation will be from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 3rd, at St. Francis Catholic Church in Benson with a Rosary at 9:30 a.m.    Arrangements are with the Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson, MN.

Thu
25
Sep
admin's picture

Robert C. Sonsteng, 81, of Benson

Robert C. Sonsteng, 81, of Benson, died  Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the Swift County Benson Hospital.
Funeral services were held  Saturday, September 27 at 11  a.m. at East Zion Lutheran Church of rural Starbuck.  Visitation was held for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Robert C. Sonsteng was born  April 3, 1933 in Glasgow, Montana the son of Carl J. and Clarice L. Avok Sonsteng.  He was baptized as an infant in the Lutheran Faith. Bob grew up in Montana and in 1945 he moved with his family to a farm in Pope County, Minnesota.  He graduated from Benson High School in 1951.  Robert served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War from 1952 to 1960.  He was stationed in San Francisco, New Jersey, Amarillo, Texas, Long Island, New York, and Mexico.  

Thu
25
Sep
admin's picture

Susan “Susie” Keintz, 69, Land O’ Lakes, WI

Susan “Susie” Keintz, 69, a resident of Land O’ Lakes, WI, formerly of Cary, IL, died Friday, September 19, 2014 at her home.  She was born August 11, 1945 in Algona, IL to parents Merlyn and Phyllis (Sandberg) Hoover.  She was a high school English teacher with a Bachelors degree of Science.  
She loved flowers, gardening, shopping, reading, and spending time with her grandchildren and her two dogs.  
Susie was preceded in death by her mother, sister, and grandparents.  She is survived by her husband of 49 years: Mike Keintz of Land O’ Lakes, WI; sons: Bruce (Sandy) Keintz of Roselle, IL and Brad Keintz of Rockford, IL; her father: Merle Hoover; three grandchildren and numerous other family and close friends.

Thu
25
Sep
admin's picture

Mildred Mae Cramlet, age 85, of Willmar, formerly of Benson

Mildred Mae Cramlet, age 85, of Willmar, formerly of Benson, died Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at the Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar, Minnesota.  Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 2, 2014, at the Zniewski Funeral Home Chapel in Benson.  Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service.  Interment will be held in the Benson City Cemetery. 

Arrangements are with Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson.

 

Tue
16
Sep
admin's picture

Rosalee A. Spath, 68, of Benson

Rosalee A. Spath, 68, of Benson, died on Sunday, September 14, at the Swift County Benson Hospital.  A memorial service will be held on
Thursday, September 18, at 2:00 p.m. at  Parkview Manor in Benson. 

Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at Parkview Manor.
The Zniewski Funeral Home of Benson is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Tue
09
Sep
admin's picture

Olga Skare, 100, of Benson

Olga Skare, 100, of Benson, Minnesota died  Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014  at Homestead Place North in Benson.  
Her funeral service was held  Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 10:30 a.m.  at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson with Pastor Seth Novak officiating.  Interment was in Swenoda Cemetery.
There was a visitation with the family one hour prior to the service at the church  Tuesday morning.  
Olga Ruth Christenson Skare was born January 25, 1914, in Pleasant Valley Township, Williams County, Tioga, North Dakota, to Albert Julius and Minnie (Rodahl) Christenson.  She was baptized March 22, 1914, by Rev. I. G. Monson, at the Benson Valley Lutheran Church near Tioga, North Dakota.  Olga grew up and attended District # 49 in Swenoda Township, rural Benson, Minnesota.  She was confirmed in 1929, by Rev. M. Andrews, at the Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Benson.  

Tue
09
Sep
admin's picture

Jerome Burdette Naig, 77, of Murdock

Jerome Burdette Naig, 77, of Murdock, died Thursday, August 28, 2014 at his home.  
Funeral services were 11 a.m., Friday, September 5, 2014, at Bethesda Lutheran Church in rural Murdock.  Burial will be held at a later date at the Calvary Lutheran Church Cemetery in Murdock.  Visitation was for one hour prior to services at the church.  
Jerome Burdette Naig was born July 12, 1937, in Benson, Minnesota, the son of Burdette P. and Alice I. (Hulberg) Naig.  He grew up in Benson and graduated from Benson High School.  Jerome lived in Murdock and worked as a surveyor for soil conservation and then worked as a welder at TCI, in Benson, before retiring in 1996.  
He enjoyed watching sports, hunting, fishing, spending time with family, and tooling around Murdock visiting friends and neighbors.  
Jerome passed away  Thursday, August 28, 2014, at his home in Murdock, Minnesota.  He attained the age of 77 years, one month, and 16 days.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - DEATH NOTICES