James William Bartush, 71, passed away October 12, 2013, as a result of a heart attack. He was born January 16, 1942 in Aurora, IL. Jim graduated from Elk River High School in 1962 and was enlisted in the U.S. Air Force serving in Seoul, Korea. Jim resided in the Sacramento, CA area. Jim loved [...]
Marie Cecilia Wortman, age 86, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, October 20, 2013. Heaven is a more beautiful place today with her presence where she will live in peace eternally. Marie is preceded in death by her parents George and Cecilia Sames; brothers Vernon and Robert Sames. Marie is survived by her beloved husband [...]
Tyler Gabriel Purohit, age 12, of St. Michael passed away on Friday, October 11, 2013, at his residence. He was born on February 14, 2001 in Princeton, New Jersey the son of Manoj and Laura Purohit and was currently in the 7th grade at STMA Middle School East. Tyler loved being at school and learning [...]
Kratzke, Bennard Ben J. age 78 of Elk River, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2013. Preceded in death by his parents Art and Clara; brother, Kenneth and brother-in-law Cecil Tollison. Survived by his loving wife of 55 years Dolores Dee; children, Barbara Kreager (John Johnson), Cheryl (Mike) Martineau, Cynthia (Larry) Lynch, Lynn (Chad) Tempesta; [...]
Ralph L. Palmer, age 83, of Elk River, passed away peacefully on October 8, 2013. Preceded in death by his wives, Mary and Leoin; daughter-in-law, Deb Palmer; his brothers and sisters; and his parents. Survived by his children, Barbara Smith, Richard Palmer, Teresa (Curtis) Spence; 7 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces [...]
Case James Hayward, 63, of Elk River died unexpectedly in his sleep on October 7, 2013. Preceded in death by his father, Wayne and mother, Patricia. Survived by his sister, Leslie. Cases ashes will be scattered by his many friends in Elk River. Dares Funeral Home, 763-441-1212.
Theresia Bertha Whittlef Theresia Bertha Whittlef, 98, of Crown passed away on September 30, 2013. Tressie is survived by sons Delton (JoAnn) Whittlef, Dwight (Sharlyn) Whittlef, Dalyn (Terry) Whittlef, Denzil (Vicki) Whittlef, Dean (Susan) Whittlef, 14 grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Memorials preferred instead of flowers. In honor of Tressies great love [...]
Erin Faye Worthley Erin Faye Worthley, age 75, of Elk River passed away peacefully at home Sunday September 22, 2013. Survived by her husband, Tom of 56 years; son Tom III (Terrie); daughter, Michele Hill; grandchildren, Megahn (Ben), Brandon, Amy, Peter and Michael, great-grandchildren, Clara and Bailey. Celebration of Life Memorial Service 11 a.m. Saturday, [...]