Today’s Obituaries Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Brian K. Anderson

Anderson, Brian K. age 50, of Blaine, passed away peacefully on Dec. 8, 2017. Preceded in death by grandparents. Will be deeply missed by his parents, Craig and Dawn Anderson (Peterson); son, Tyler of Blaine; daughter, Calli Anderson; and granddaughter, Petal Morales of Tulsa, OK; sister, Hollie Anderson of Charleston, SC; loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. "Brian the Yardman" loved the outdoors. He owned a lawn service for the past 30 years and loved to garden and fish for bass. Memorials preferred to Calvin Christian School. Visitation Friday, Dec. 15, 4:30-7:30 PM at the Washburn-McReavy, Coon Rapids Chapel, 1827 Coon Rapids Blvd., Coon Rapids, MN. Memorial service Saturday, Dec. 16, at 11 AM at North Heights Lutheran Church Chapel, 1700 W. Hwy 96, Arden Hills, MN. Visitation one hour prior to the service, with lunch to follow. Know that Brian would have preferred casual dress. Washburn-McReavy.com Coon Rapids Chapel 763-767-1000


Karen A. Anderson

Anderson, Karen A. age 76, of New Brighton & St. Anthony, passed away Dec. 9, 2017. Preceded in death by parents, Albert and Ida Johnson; brother, Ted; sister, Doris Juracka. Survived by sons, Rick, John; daughter, Susan; and son, Paul (Andi); 5 grandchildren, Rayna, Annie, Ryan, Josiah and Mia; also several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Memorials preferred. Visitation Wednesday, Dec. 13, from 5-7 PM at Washburn-McReavy Northeast Chapel. Funeral service Thursday, Dec. 14 at 11 AM, with visitation one hour before at: Washburn-McReavy.com Northeast Chapel 612-781-6828 2901 Johnson St. NE


Dorothy M. Anglim

Anglim, Dorothy M. age 96 of Champlin, born in Dassel, MN on 8/24/21 and passed away peacefully on 12/9/2017. Preceded in death by husband, William J.; sons, William Jr., John & James; parents, Carl & Mary Escen; brothers, Adolph & Donald; grandson, Ryan Gamber and many other relatives and friends. Loved and cared for by daughters, Carolyn (Richard) Backley, Nancy Anglim, & Kathleen (Gerald) Gamber; grandchildren, Richard Jr. (Angela), Christopher (Amber), Steven, Jessica, Matthew, Jacob, Alexander; great-grandchildren, Richard III, Kenneth & Isadora; niece, Sylvia (Philip) Holtz; nephew, Paul Escen. Also survived by Mary Carey & Patricia Stolle. Dorothy worked for the University of Minnesota where she met and fell in love with William Anglim. Bill and Dorothy were married 7/12/1947 and both worked happily at the University of Minnesota until retirement. Most important to Dorothy was spending time with her devoted family, beating John at cribbage, Sunday phone calls with Henry & Barb, playing scrabble with Donna, Nancy & Laurie, and winning at bingo. She had a lot of wonderful friends at Brookdale Champlin, where she resided for twelve years. Thank you to Carmen, Chris, Chuck and Greg for all the extra love and care you gave Dorothy. We also like to thank Brookdale Hospice for your compassion and guidance during this difficult time. Funeral service Thursday 11 AM at Evans-Nordby Funeral Home (6000 Brooklyn Blvd.) with visitation Wednesday 4-8 PM and one-hour prior. Interment at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. evansnordby.com 763-533-3000


Carol Ann Bauer

Bauer, Carol Ann age 79 of Ham Lake, joined her beloved husband, Robert on Dec. 11, 2017 following a long battle with Alzheimer's. She is also preceded in death by her parents, Mildred and Robert; and brother, Robert. Survived by son, Glenn "Homer" (Lisa); grandchildren, Timothy (Alexandra), Megan, Scott and Lauren; great-grandchildren, Barrett and Brooks; sister-in-law, Carol Bluder; nieces, Cheryl (Don) and Sharon (Kevin). Visitation 6-8 PM Thursday at KOZLAK-RADULOVICH BLAINE CHAPEL (107th Ave. NE & Hwy 65, Blaine). The family will donate memorials to the Alzheimer's Association and ASPCA. kozlakradulovich.com "A Celebration of Life" 763-783-1100


James E. 'Jim' Boerhave

Boerhave, James E. "Jim" Age 87 of Prior Lake, passed Dec. 9, 2017. Visitation Wed. 4-6PM at Ballard-Sunder Funeral Home, Prior Lake. Funeral Thurs. 11AM with visitation 1 hour prior at Immanuel United Methodist, Corcoran. Burial Maple Knoll Cemetery. Survived by wife of 64 years, Sandra; children, Ross (Lynn), Nancy Riesgraf, Glen; grandchildren, Adam Boerhave, Grant (Jennifer) Boerhave, Rachel (Jeremy Walker) Riesgraf; siblings, Joyce Buhman, Edna Thingvold, Merle (Ray) Rauch, Evert (Coco) Boerhave. Preceded by grand-daughter, Lauren Riesgraf; sister, Wilma (Lyman) Wakefield; brother-in-law, Don Buhman. In lieu of flowers, memorials to MN Land Surveyors Foundation, C/O Dennis Purcell, 1399 Wood Duck Tr., Shakopee, MN 55379. Ballard-Sunder Funeral & Cremation BallardSunderFuneral.com 952-447-2633


Mary E. Bofferding

Bofferding, Mary E. Age 81 of Brooklyn Park, passed peacefully on 12/9/2017. Preceded in death by parents, Eleanor Natoli & Howard Michaelson; sons, Jim & John Bofferding; granddaughter, Katie Bofferding; special friend, Ralph North. Survived by daughters, Diana Bofferding & Deborah (Gregg) Zafft; grandchildren, Blair, Brittney, Blake & Gretchen (Matt), Sarah, Jenna, Kristine, Michael & Derrick; great- grandchildren, Adison, Gracelyn, Hannah, Ezra & Amelia; brother, John (Annette) Michaelson; nephews, Stephen & Jeffrey Michaelson; loving relatives & friends. Mary loved to travel; cruising was her favorite. Funeral Service: 12:30 PM, THURSDAY, 12/14 with visitation one hour prior at Kapala-Glodek-Malone Funeral Home, 7800 Bass Lake Rd., New Hope. Interment St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery, Osseo. Kapala-Glodek-Malone 763-535-4112 KapalaGlodekMalone.com


Wayne A. Brostrom

Brostrom, Wayne A. 63, of Eden Prairie, MN passed peacefully from this life on Friday, Dec 8, 2017 in Edina, MN surrounded by loved ones after a long hard fought battle with Parkinson's disease and diabetes. Wayne was born June 17, 1954 to William and Rose Brostrom. The family moved from Homewood, IL to Wisconsin Rapids in 1969 where Wayne graduated from Lincoln High School in 1972. He went on to earn a degree in Finance from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Following college, Wayne took a position with IDS as a Financial Services Advisor where he rapidly rose through the management ranks, enjoying a successful career from 1976 until 2002 when he took early retirement to focus on his health. Wayne was an accomplished fisherman and guide who taught countless children and adults his secret technique for landing trophy fish in the lakes and streams of WI and MN. Late in life Wayne took up water color painting and could often be seen in the Wayzata area painting and chatting with the locals about his art work. Wayne's true legacy however are his children Chloe and Bjorn Brostrom. They inspired him to keep up "The Good Fight" and were far and away what he cherished most deeply in this world. Wayne was preceded in death by his father and best friend, William Brostrom. He is survived by his children, Chloe and Bjorn Brostrom, his mother Rose Brostrom, his step mother Kathy Brostrom his ex-wife and close friend of 25 years Katy Brostrom and his siblings Donna Mummery, Herb Brostrom, Bill Mengel and Fawn Nicholson. Wayne was a beloved uncle to his nieces and nephews. His humor, kindness and zest for life were enjoyed by everyone he touched and he kept that quick wit to the very end. He was passionate about life and set the example, that one can never give up. A memorial service and celebration of Wayne's life will be held at 3 PM on Saturday, Dec 16 at Green Acres Event Center, 14150 Pioneer Trail, Eden Prairie, MN 55347, with visitation starting at 2 PM. In lieu of flowers the family would prefer a donation to one of the following: JDRF Diabetes Foundation, The Michael J. Fox Foundation or Little Memorial Hospice of Edina, MN. Huber Funeral & Cremation Services Eden Prairie Chapel 952-949-4970 huberfunerals.com


James A. Dahl

Dahl, James A. age 90, of New Brighton, MN. Passed away peacefully the morning of December 9th, 2017. Survived by wife Adeline; children, David, Daniel, Richard (Julie), Linda (Jon) Lennander, Sonja; grandchildren, Christopher (Tarah), Eric, Amber (Russell Dugger) Dahl, Jay Lennander; great grandchild, Emma Dahl. Memorial service to be held 11 AM Friday, December 15th, with visitation one hour prior at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1900 7th St NW, New Brighton, MN. Washburn-McReavy.com Edina Chapel 952-920-3996


Chelsea Chantal Donnelly

Donnelly, Chelsea Chantal Age 28 of Marco Island, FL and Bloomington, MN passed away November 30, 2017. Survived by mother Kim Donnelly; father Stephen (Diane); brother Max; sister Kacey Langston; grandparents Ed and Jan Dostal; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 1:30 PM with gathering noon-1:30 PM Friday, December 15th at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church, 901 E. 90th Street Bloomington. Memorials preferred to Mission Animal Hospital, Eden Prairie. Twin Cities Cremation 651-645-1233


Beatrice L. (Alvig) Frankus

Frankus (nee Alvig), Beatrice L. age 95 of Richfield. Born June 20, 1922 in Dovre Township, MN to Anna and Carl Alvig and passed away on December 8, 2017. Preceded in death by daughter, Anne Melcher and siblings, Mildred Brandt and Gerald Alvig. Survived by her loving husband, Clifford; daughters, Nancy (Greg) Ward, Patricia (Charlie) Lowinske, Mary (Dan) Igoe; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister, Gladys (Clyde) Svobodny and son-in-law, Jim Melcher. Service 11:30 AM Saturday at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 5645 Chicago Ave. S. Visitation one hour prior. Interment, Ft. Snelling. Morris Nilsen Chapel 612-869-3226 morrisnilsen.com