Area Death Notices

Penny Magnell, 57

    McIntosh – Penny Magnell, 57, of McIntosh, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 2, 2017 at her home in McIntosh.
    Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in McIntosh. Interment will be in Salem Lutheran Cemetery, McIntosh.
    Family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service on Saturday morning.
    Arrangements are with the Carlin Funeral Home of Fosston and messages of condolence may be sent at www.carlinfuneral.com.

Janice Henrickson, 73

    Thief River Falls – Janice Henrickson, 73, of Thief River Falls, died on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
    Funeral service to celebrate Janice’s life will be held on Monday, October 9, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls. Burial will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Thief River Falls.
    Visitation will be held on  Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 5–8 p.m. with a 7 p.m. prayer service at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls and also one hour prior to the service on Monday.
    Condolences may be sent at www.johnsonfuneralservice.com

Alan Gehrls, 77

    Karlstad – Alan Gehrls, 77, of Karlstad, formerly of Thief River Falls, passed away peacefully in his sleep early Monday morning on October 2, 2017 at his residence with his loving wife at his side.
    Memorial service to celebrate Alan’s life was held on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls.
    Family condolences may be sent to www.johnsonfuneralservice.com

Warren A. Saetre, 94

    Marshall – Warren A. Saetre, retired Ninth Judicial District Trial Judge, died Tuesday, September 26, 2017 in Marshall. Still active at 94 years of age, Saetre died as a result of injuries suffered as a passenger in a traffic accident in Marshall. His wife, Marjorie Sorenson, also died as a result of the accident and her funeral service was held Tuesday, September 26, 2017.
    A memorial service for Marshall friends will be held on Monday, October 9, 2017 at the First Lutheran Church in Marshall at 1 p.m., with visitation one hour prior to the service. A service will also be held at the Zion Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1 p.m., with visitation one hour prior to the service. His remains will be laid to rest beside Margaret in a family interment in Warren.

Ione Gonsorowski,     89

    Thief River Falls – Ione Gonsorowski, Thief River Falls, 89, passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Sanford Medical Center, Thief River Falls with her loving family by her side.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Thief River Falls.  Burial will follow at St. Bernard’s Cemetery in Thief River Falls.
    Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.  
    Family condolences may be sent to www.johnsonfuneralservice.com