Area Death Notices

Darrel A. Swenson

    Red Lake Falls –  Darrel Swenson of Red Lake Falls,  passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017 at Sanford Medical Center in Thief River Falls, with his loving family by his side.
    Mass of Christian burial was held on Friday, September 22, 2017 St. Joseph Catholic Church in Red Lake Falls with Father Bob Schreiner officiating. Burial was held at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery near Red Lake Falls.
    Arrangements were with Johnson Funeral Service, Red Lake Falls.

Raymond Paulson, 82

    Thief River Falls –  Raymond Paulson, 82, of Thief River Falls, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND, surrounded by his family.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, September 25, 2017 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Thief River Falls,  with Father Rick Lambert presiding. Burial will follow at St. Bernard’s Catholic Cemetery in Thief River Falls. Military honors will be provided by the Ecklund-Holmstrom American Legion Post #117, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #2793 and the North Dakota Air Force Honor Guard.  
    Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m. with a 5 p.m. prayer service on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Thief River Falls.  Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the funeral on Monday at the church.
    Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Service, Thief River Falls.