Mary Jean Suomalainen, 83, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at The Scandia House in Mora, Minn.
Jeanette Ann Triplett, 64, of Hackensack, Minn., formerly of Buffalo, Minn., passed away peacefully at her home with her family surrounding her Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, following a long courageous battle against numerous health complications stemming from chronic pancreatitis.
Duane Carol Payne, age 80, of Bemidji, Minn., and formerly of Walker, passed from this life on Sunday, December 30, 2018 at the Sanford Hospital in Fargo with his family by his side.
James David Bedeau Sr., 79, “Naazhakiibines,” which is about the “Bird That Flies Down to the Earth,” of the Awaasisii Clan and Onigum, Minn., journeyed to the spirit world Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, from his home.
Annie was an old soul born under the biggest and brightest moon we have ever seen. Her birth brought so much joy and happiness to all of us. Richfield, Minn., was her childhood home. It was filled with many fond memories. Her friends then were such an important part of her existence, and the…
John “Jack” T. Thomas of Hackensack, Minn., was almost 82 years young when he passed away after a hard- fought battle with pancreatic cancer, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. He lived a life of entrepreneurship, with a passion for learning and curiosity.