Patricia Joswick

Patricia (Patti) Joswick, formerly Hintz, ne’e Pesek, of Herbster, passed away early Saturday morning, June 29, 2024 at 83.  Born June 5, 1941, in Chicago and raised in the Chicago suburbs, Patti was a dedicated mother, and former educator, teaching in public and private schools as well as on a Native American reservation. Patti retired […]

Kourtney Ann Williams

Kourtney Ann Williams was born on November 9, 1993 to Jack K. and Anita A. Williams in Grand Rapids, MN. She went home to the Lord on June 22, 2024 following a brief illness.  Kourtney was a 2012 graduate of Grand Rapids High School and a graduate of Regency School of Cosmetology in Duluth, Minnesota. She […]

Avis C. Jackson

Avis C. (Anthony) Jackson, 79, passed away at St. Luke’s Hospital surrounded by family on June 27, 2024,in Duluth, Minnesota. Avis was born in Brainerd, Minnesota, and was a cherished member of the French River Lutheran Church. Avis spent her career as the most beloved bus driver for over 40 years. She was the kind […]

Michael Alan Puttonen

Michael Alan Puttonen, 69 of Cotton, MN, died on June 18 from complications of a stroke at Essentia Health, Duluth. He was born in Hibbing, MN on April 30, 1955 to Edwin and Jennie(Sallila)Puttonen. Mike lived most of his life in Cotton. He joined the Air Force after High School and served at Vandenberg AFB […]

Sandy Klejewski

Sandy Klejewski, age 58, passed away in her home on June 24, 2024. Sandy was born in Duluth MN to Shirley and Edward Klejewski on July 15, 1965. She was the 4th of 6children. She graduated from Duluth Denfeld High School and went to work most notably at the Gopher restaurant and James Supper club. […]

Ryan Lahti

In loving memory of Ryan Lahti, Ryan was a devoted son, father, brother, cousin, and friend. He brought joy to those around him with his passion for working on vehicles, riding motorcycles, collecting shoes, playing basketball, agate picking adventures and indulging in video games. He absolutely loved his Finnish heritage and was eager to learn […]

Debbie Kriske

Debbie was born on 06 Dec, 1959 and passed on to our Savior’s open arms on 11 June, 2024.  Throughout her cancer journey, she taught those around her what it looks like to live her last days bravely.  She passed at home in the loving care of her daughter Lisa Kriske.  Her greatest joys in […]

Henry Joseph Hinnenkamp

Henry Joseph Hinnenkamp, Feb 3,1930-May 29, 2024. Lifelong resident of Duluth, MN died May 29,2024. He was born to Henry & Gertrude Hinnenkamp. Henry graduated Morgan park H.S. 1048 and went on to later marry his H/S girlfriend Joyce Woods. Then raised their family of four kids in Morgan park. Henry & Joyce were married […]

George Thomas Kovich

Loving husband, devoted father, proud grandpa, and friend to many, George peacefully passed at the age of 90 surrounded by family on Sunday May 12, 2024. George was born on June 22, 1933, in Virginia MN. Following junior college, he went on to serve in the United States Army during the Korean war. After discharge […]

Gene Wayne Visger

Gene Visger, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed away peacefully on May 9th, 2024, at Essentia Health Hospital in Duluth, MN, overlooking Lake Superior. He was born on July 26th, 1946, in Superior, WI, and lived a life marked by service, commitment, and love. Gene served in the U.S. Navy from 1965 […]