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May 6, 1929 - Nov. 5, 2009 Wilho "Bill" W. Liimatta, age 80, of St. Paul Park, passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009. Bill was born May 6, 1929, in Palo, Minn., the son of Arthur and Aune (Heino) Liimatta. He grew up in Palo and attended school at Aurora High School, graduating in 1947. On Jan. 4, 1961, Bill was married to Sandra Engeswick at East Immanuel Lutheran Church. Together they had four sons, Eric, Paul, Mark, and Peter. Bill was a postal clerk for the United States Postal Service for the majority of his working career.
April 6, 1933 - Nov. 5, 2009 Janet Ann Woodside, age 76, of St. Paul Park, died Thursday morning, Nov. 5, 2009, at her home. Janet was born April 6, 1933, in St. Paul, the daughter of Edythe and William Ringold. She was raised in St. Paul and graduated in 1951 from Johnson High School. On Oct. 12, 1955, she was united in marriage with James Woodside in Michigan. Jan attended Mounds Midway School of Nursing and worked as a registered nurse in the operating room at Mounds Park Hospital for over 25 years. She loved quilting and gardening.
A Celebration of his Life will be held at St. Luke's, Hastings, MN on Thursday, October 22, 2009 at 10:30am. Visitation 1 hour prior at church. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred.
October 5, 1945 ~ August 13, 2009 Richard A. Barnett is survived by his wife Barbara; son James; step-daughter Lori Kimball; granddaughter Kasey; mother Isabel Barnett; brothers and sisters: Joyce Brakemeier, Dennis, Mike (Marcie), David, Wynette Barnett; and many other loving family and friends. Visitation is from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 26 at Kok Funeral Home, 1201 Portland Ave., St. Paul Park, Minn. Memorial service is at 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home following the visitation. Interment Thursday, August 27 at 10 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery, St.
June 5, 1973 ~ Aug. 21, 2009 Derek J. Solberg died suddenly at age 36. Preceded in death by his grandparents Howard (Dorothy) Johnson, C.O. (Emily) Solberg; and aunt Barbara Johnson. Survived by his parents Carl and Diane Solberg; brothers Christopher, Benjamin (Michelle); godparents Jim and Sue Kenney; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and other loving family and friends. Visitation 4 until 8 p.m. Wednesday August 26, 2009, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church at 920 Holley Ave., St. Paul Park, Minn., and also one hour prior to mass at the church. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m.
Derek J. Solberg, age 36, passed away suddenly on Aug. 21, 2009. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 920 Holley Ave., St. Paul Park, Minn., and also one hour prior to mass at the church. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Church. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Kok Funeral Home, 651-459-2875.
Richard A. Barnett, 63, passed away August 13, 2009. Visitation 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday August 26 at Kok Funeral Home, 1201 Portland Ave., St. Paul Park, Minn. Memorial service 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home following the visitation. Interment Thursday, August 27 at 10 a.m. at St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery, St. Paul Park, Minn. Kok Funeral Home, 651-459-2875.
James W. Gerber, M.D., Roselawn Clinic Family Physician, age 58, passed away very peacefully surrounded by his family July 31, 2009. Survived by wife Linda; sons Jonathan (Sarah) and Daniel (Rachel); daughter Jennifer (Aaron); grandchildren Sydney, Frederick and Alexander; mother Elaine; and sister Sandra. Funeral service was at St. James Lutheran Church, 460 W Annapolis St., West St. Paul on Thursday, Aug. 6 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Elmhurst Cemetery. Visitation was at Mueller-Bies Funeral Home-Roseville, 2130 N Dale at County Rd B from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and at the church from 1:30 p.m.
Joseph Parsons May 15, 2009 - August 1, 2009 Beloved son of Alena Parsons and Charles Wood, brother of Jorden and Noah Parsons, grandson of Laurel Wood and Tom and Lynn Parsons and many other loving relatives and friends. Special blessings and thanks to Mike and Shelley Fischer and family. Funeral service is at 3 p.m. Friday, August 14, 2009, with visitation one hour prior at Kok Funeral Home, 1201 Portland Avenue, St. Paul Park. Arrangements by Kok Funeral Home, (651) 459-2875, www.kokfuneral.com
Joseph Jorden Parsons, born May 15, 2009, son of Alena Parson and Charles Wood, passed away August 1, 2009. Funeral service 3 p.m. Friday, August 14 with visitation one hour prior at Kok Funeral Home, 1201 Portland Avenue, St. Paul Park. Kok Funeral Home, 651-459-2875, www.kokfuneral.com