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Gene Aune 09/25/2021

Gene Aune 09/25/2021

Gene Eldon Aune passed from this Earth into Eternity at...

Lavalle Hanson 09/23/2021

Lavalle Hanson, age 81, died on Thursday, September 23...

Patricia A. Johnson 09/22/2021

Patricia A. Johnson, age 78, of New Richmond, died on...

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Lavalle Hanson, age 81, died on Thursday, September 23, 2021 in Saint Paul, MN. Arrangements are pending with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.

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Gene Aune 09/25/2021

Gene Eldon Aune passed from this Earth into Eternity at home on his beloved farm surrounded by family on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Gene was born February 1, 1941 to Arthur Ingvald Aune and Blanche (Boucher) Aune in Hudson, Wisconsin. Gene was the youngest of seven children and he graduated from Baldwin-Woodville High School in

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Valerie Severson 09/21/2021

Valerie “Val” Severson, age 66, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at Regions Hospital in Saint Paul, MN. She was born the daughter of Elmer and Lorraine Cook on October 24, 1954 in New Richmond, WI. She graduated from New Richmond High School, class of 1973. She married Glenn “Red” Severson on September 1,

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Susan Paulson 09/18/2021

Susan Mae Paulson was born on November 29th, 1956 to Orville & Marcella (Beauvais) Schaar in Somerset, WI. She passed away peacefully on September 18th, 2021 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN. She is survived by her two sons Brandon (April) Schaar and Chase (Jesse) Paulson. She had nine siblings – sisters June, Bonnie,

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Robert Ziller 09/12/2021

Robert “Bob” Ziller, age 88, of Lake Elmo, MN and formerly of New Richmond, WI, died Sunday, September 12, 2021, at Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater, MN. Bob was born the son of Frank and Lucie (Krohn) Ziller on January 6, 1933, in Grand Island, NE. He grew up in Billings, MT graduating from Billings High

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Judith Wilson 09/07/2021

On September 7th, 2021, we lost an Icon. We say goodbye and Godspeed to Dr. Judith “Judy” Wilson, beloved daughter of Frederick “Col. Ted” Wilson & Helen Stroupe of Coshocton, Ohio and beloved sister to James F. Wilson. Born in Columbus Ohio on July 6th, 1936, Dr. Judy grew up with a quick wit, always

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