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Margaret Gullickson Shimpa, 74
Middle River - A memorial service for Margaret “Peggy” Gullickson Shimpa will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 14 (today) at Collins Funeral Home in Middle River. Interment will follow at the Middle River Cemetery. Margaret, formerly of St. Hilaire and Thief River Falls, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011.
Rev. Robert H. Krystosek, 84
Clara City - Rev. Robert “Fr. Bob” Henry Krystosek, 84, of Clara City, brother of Thief River Falls resident Ed (Pat) Krystosek, died Monday, July 9, at the Clara City Care Center.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 14 (today), at St. Clara’s Catholic Church in Clara City. Interment will be at St. Hedwig’s Catholic Cemetery in Holdingford. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Alvina Hermanson, 80
Goodridge - Alvina Hermanson, 80, died Tuesday July 10, 2012 at Triumph Hospital, Fargo, N.D., after a lengthy hospital stay and recent diagnoses of ALS.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 16 at Ekelund Lutheran Church in Goodridge, with Rev. Bob Dahlen officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Thief River Falls.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 15, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a 7 p.m. prayer service at Johnson Funeral Service, Thief River Falls. Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the funeral service at the church on Monday.
Pearl E. Thompson, 97
Karlstad - Pearl E. Thompson, 97, died Tuesday, July 3 at Sanford Medical Center in Thief River Falls.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 7 at Assembly of God Church in Karlstad, with Pastor Rick Waldholm officiating.
Clifford Torkelson, 89
Karlstad - Clifford Torkelson, 89, died at the Karlstad Healthcare Center on Wednesday, July 4, 2012.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 7, at Hegland Lutheran Church of rural Karlstad. Interment was held at Hegland Lutheran Cemetery following services.