Area Death Notices

DeWein Lappegaard, 97

    Goodridge – DeWein Lappegaard, 97, of Goodridge, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at his residence.
    Funeral service to celebrate DeWein’s life was held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls.  Burial was at the Goodridge Community Cemetery.

Arvin D. Sundby, 79

    Karlstad – Arvin Dale Sundby, 79, a longtime Karlstad businessman and entertainer, died peacefully on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at his son’s home in Thief River Falls under Hospice care.
    Per Arvin’s adamant request, there will be no visitation or funeral.  Interment will be at Stephen Cemetery at a later date.

Keith Nelson, 57

    Thief River Falls – Keith Nelson, 57, of Thief River Falls, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
    Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 20, 2017 at Johnson Funeral Service, Thief River Falls with Reverend Carl Hansen officiating. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Thief River Falls.
    Visitation will be held from 3–5 p.m. on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Johnson Funeral Service with a 5 p.m. prayer service. Visitation also be held one hour prior to the service on Monday.

Carol Gerardy, 79

    Plummer – Carol Gerardy, 79 of Plummer, passed and joined the love of her life on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:30 PM on Monday, November 20, 2017 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Thief River Falls with Father Rick Lambert presiding. Burial will be at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery in Plummer.
    Visitation will be held from 3–5 p.m. with a 5 p.m. prayer service on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at St Bernard’s Catholic Church. Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church.