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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
Carol Ann (Purington) Ehli, beloved mother, grandma, great-grandma, and friend, age 79, of Hastings, 46-year resident of St. Paul Park, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends on Wednesday evening, July 22, 2009. Carol is survived by her children Steven (Dawn) of Lafayette, Colo., Allen and friend Mark of South St.
Edward Hedrick, June 29, 1944 ~ August 1, 2009, owner/operator of Ed's Doors of Newport Beloved husband of Brenda; loving father of Shelly, Ed Jr.; step-father of Tamara (James) Scott, Troy (Desiree) Meduna; Tara (Zach) Jordan; grandfather of Samantha Lee, Samantha Meduna, Madison Meduna, Matthew Meduna, Phoenix Jordan; brother Stanley; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Friday, August 7, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 920 Holley, St. Paul Park. Visitation is from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at church.
Alvin "Ole" Swanson, 91, of St. Paul Park and Roseau died peacefully at his home on July 27, 2009. He was recently diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Ole was born on Nov.
Arthur Syring, Jr., 81, of Newport, passed away peacefully on July 28, 2009, at the Woodbury Health Care Center following a short illness. Graveside services were held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 31, 2009, at the Newport Cemetery, in Newport with the Rev. Dr. Mark Winkler officiating. A reception followed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the American Legion Post 98, 328 Broadway Ave., in St. Paul Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Kok Funeral Home of Cottage Grove is in charge of the arrangements.