Bauman, Carole Lynn Died on February 27, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Carole was born on January 17, 1947 to William and Dorothy Huffman. She was born in Kansas and later moved to Minnesota as a young girl and where she lived most of her life, later settling in Seattle, Washington. Carole was married to her husband David for over 30 years. They raised a large blended family together, always providing love, care and support to all. Carole was a talented artist, wonderful conversationalist and loyal friend. She loved travelling and enjoyed reading, camping and cooking. She was an amazing mother and she especially loved being a Nana. She was a mentor to many of her students as Dean at Hopkins High School. She touched so many so deeply, with love and generosity and she made so many lives better because of it. The world is truly a better place because of the faith, beauty and laughter she brought to it. For the last 8 years she struggled with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, a progressive neurological disorder. Through it all, she never complained and handled herself with absolute grace, even in the hardest times. She was preceded in death by her brother William Huffman (wife Yun). She is survived by her most devoted husband David A. Bauman, her son Jim, her daughter Sarah (husband Joe, daughters Hannah, Emma and Chloe), Stepdaughter Jenny (husband Alex, sons David, Douglas, Nicholas and Jack), Stepson Mike, Stepson Steve (wife Heather, daughter Haley and son Robert), Stepson Gordon (wife Ruth, son Ben, daughters Heidi and Valentina), Stepdaughter Megan (husband Brian, sons Eric, Darrin and Kyle), Stepson Adam (wife Amy, son Collin and daughter Carli). A memorial service will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Excelsior on Saturday, March 15 at 10:00 am. .
Deruytter, Thomas Serille Of Crystal, formerly of Plymouth, Thomas was born on May 17, 1928 in Sioux Falls, SD, and took his final journey home March 8, 2014. Tom worked for and retired from Nash Finch Co. He started in the warehouse, was promoted to a semi-truck driver, salesman, and up the ladder to procurement manager, setting an example of good work ethics for his family. Tom was preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine (Sauer) in 1967, and his parents, Serille and Clara Deruytter. He is survived by his children, Amy Anderson (Crystal, MN), Rose (Kent) Bast (Belle Plaine, MN), Cindy (Jeff) Tague (New Hope, MN), Patrick Deruytter (Mesa, AZ); longtime companion, Theresia Boute (Edina, MN); 7 grandchildren and 11 great- grandchildren; siblings, Joe (Irene) Deruytter (FL), Dennis (Rosemary) Deruytter (TX), and Clarese (Rodney) Espe (OR). We would like to thank the staff at North Ridge Adult Care Break and Julie Petersen, with First Stat, for giving him such compassionate care. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Wed. at the Church of the Holy Name of Jesus, 155 Cty. Rd. 24, Medina. Visitation 4-8 PM Tues., with 7 PM rosary, at Gearty-Delmore Plymouth Chapel, 15800 37th Ave. N. Visitation also one hr. before service at church. Private interment at a later date at Ft. Snelling. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to North Ridge Care Break. Gearty-Delmore 763-553-1411 www.gearty-delmore.com
Eisele, John M., Sr. age 62 of Bloomington. Survived by wife, Madonna; children, Stacy and John Jr.; granddaughters, Chelsey and Shawnna; sisters, Joyce (Britt) Aaseby and Jackie (Mike) McCarty; brothers, James (Kaye) Eisele and Jerry (Lucy) Eisele. Member of MSRA Car Club. Funeral service Thursday, March 13, 2PM with visitation 2 hours prior to service at: www.Washburn-McReavy.com Werness Brothers Chapel 2300 W Old Shakopee Rd 952-884-8145
Glasrud, Patricia H. age 65, passed into the hands of her Lord on March 8, 2014 surrounded by family and friends. Pat was preceded in death by her mother, Janice Hall, along with most of her uncles, aunts, and several of her cousins. She is survived by her father, Everett Hall (93) of Rome, NY; two sisters, Carol Yanez and her family of Pembroke Pines, FL and Palm Bay FL, and Susan Sottile, and her family of Portland, OR and Spokane, Washington. She also had an extended family of nieces and nephews in Minnesota. Born in Rome, NY, Pat graduated from Rome Free Academy in 1967, then from Onondaga Community College, Syracuse NY, with an Associates degree in dental hygiene in 1967. In 1980, she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors degree in Dental Public Health from Utica College of Syracuse University and in 1982, a Masters degree in Dental Public Health from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Pat held many positions in the dental field in Minnesota, including Investigator with the Attorney General's Office, Associate Professor and Assistant to the Dean at the Minnesota School of Dentistry, the Executive Director of the Board of Dentistry for the state of Minnesota and the Director of Policy Development for the MDA. Her latest venture was starting Glasrud Dental Public Health Consulting. She was on the board of several organizations and was actively involved in her church and community. There will be a celebration of Pat's life at a memorial service Tuesday, March 11, at 11:00 AM at Washburn- McReavy Funeral Home, 5000 W. 50th & Hwy 100, Edina; with visitation one hour prior. There will be a luncheon immediately following. A memorial service with burial at a later date in Rome, NY. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to N.C. Little Hospice or Apple Tree Dental in her memory. www.Washburn-McReavy.com Edina Chapel 952-920-3996
Good, Mildred A. (Murack) Passed away March 5, 2014. Visitation TODAY, 6-8 PM at the Washburn- McReavy Strobeck Johnson Chapel, 1400 Mainstreet, Hopkins. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, 11 AM, with visitation one hour prior at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, St. Joseph Campus, 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins. Full notice was Sunday. www.Washburn-McReavy.com Strobeck Johnson Chapel 952 938-9020
Graves, Katherine B. "Kay" Age 84 of Eden Prairie; formerly of Edina. Born June 13, 1929; passed away March 7, 2014. Survived by husband, Richard W. "Bud" Graves; children, Cynthia (Reed) Olson, Thomas Graves, Paul (Laura) Graves and Suzanne (Paul) Reed; grandchildren, Jenna and Erin Olson; Stephen, Brian, Jacob and Dylan Graves; Lauren, Kayla, Sarah and Emily Reed. Kay was a Washburn High School and University of Minnesota graduate. She met Bud as Juniors in High School and they were married for over 61 years. She enjoyed traveling, playing bridge, spending winters in Florida and walks with her husband. Thank you to the wonderful caregivers at Castle Ridge Care Center for the love and care given to her the past 10 years. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Wednesday, March 12 at the Church of St. Patrick, 6820 St. Patricks Lane, Edina with visitation one hour prior to Mass only). Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Mendota Heights. Memorials preferred to the Alzheimer's Association. www.GILLBROTHERS.com Minneapolis, MN 612-861-6088
Greenberg, Lawrence "Larry" age 87, of St. Louis Park, formerly St. Paul, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2014, after a full and satisfying life. Preceded in death by his caring and devoted parents, Anne & Charles Greenberg, and his first wife, Shirley Schlieff Greenberg. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Ronnie; and his beloved children, Gail (Wayne) Siegel, Bob (Sue) Greenberg and Steve (Trish) Greenberg; and his grandchildren, whom he adored, Kate Greenberg, Ana Siegel and Michael Siegel and special family friend, Anne Burstein. He will be remembered as a good, caring man, a loving husband, father and grandfather, a respected professional, and a loyal friend. Graduate of Central High School in St. Paul, and the University of Minnesota. He served in the Navy and was identified as an "Atomic Veteran" because of his service during WWII, in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. He worked much of his career as a CPA and was a partner at Pricewaterhouse- Coopers (formerly Lybrand, Ross Brothers and Montgomery, Coopers & Lybrand) from 1948-1987. After retiring from PwC he continued his career as part owner of Princeton Bank, President of Northgate Computers and served on numerous boards including, chair of the State Board of Accountancy, U of M-Architecture and Engineering and the Veterans Homes. He was interested in everything, he loved his family, friends, work, travel, baseball, fly fishing, golf, tennis, jazz, bridge and life in general. He leaves it all behind, very reluctantly. He will be missed beyond comprehension, "To know him was to love him". Special thanks to the many caregivers at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and at Minnesota Oncology, who showed great compassion and caring during his courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the Sholom Foundation, 3610 Phillips Parkway, St. Louis Park, 55426, the University of Minnesota Foundation, 200 Oak St. SE, Mpls, 55455 or the donor's choice. At Larry's request, no funeral will be held. SHIVA, Tuesday and Wednesday 7:00 pm, at Laurel Terrace Apartments, 250 Turners Crossroad So., Golden Valley, 55416. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Hodroff-Epstein 612 871-1234 www.hodroffepstein.com
Hanson, Elizabeth A. age 79, of Plymouth, passed away March 6, 2014. Preceded in death by beloved husband of 51 years, Richard; parents, Louise and Gus Kahle; aunts and uncles, Lydia (Wiley) Bishop and Martha (Cotton) Bishop; dear friend, Carol Bishop. Survived by daughter, Julie (Matthew) Schedler; grandchildren, Daniel and Amanda; her dear cousins and close friends, Wally and Dave (Mary) Bishop. Elizabeth was a generous, loving woman with a great faith in God. She will be greatly missed by all of us. Memorial service Tuesday 11 A.M. at Pilgrim United Methodist Church, 4235 Zachary Lane N., Plymouth. Private interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials in Elizabeth's memory are preferred to Pilgrim United Methodist Church. Gearty-Delmore 763-537-4511 www.gearty-delmore.com
Hencir, Patricia A. (nee Norton) Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on March 8. Preceded in death by husband Thomas and son Gregory. Lovingly remembered by daughters Susan Cathey (Thomas), Stephanie Hencir (Patrick Lamey), Sheila Murphy (Patrick); son David; daughter-in-law Jody Hauer. Beloved grandmother of Sarah Orman (Jesse), Rachel Cathey, Thomas Murphy, Nora Rose Hencir; great-grandmother of Daniel Cathey, Leah Orman and Sophie Orman. Dear sister of Rosella Cockriel, Helen Alberg; many nieces and nephews. Pat took great joy in happy times with her family - celebrating her Irish heritage, telling stories, travel, particularly trips to the north woods, gardening, Twins games, Shakespeare at the Guthrie. She was a proud graduate of St. Catherine University and the University of Minnesota, and member of multiple book clubs. Her careers included teaching English at St. Margaret's Academy and administration at the University of Minnesota Horticulture Department. Pat's family is grateful to the staff of Lyngblomsten Care Center for their superb care and kindness. Visitation TODAY, 4-8 PM Monday, March 10 at Roseville Memorial Chapel (2245 N. Hamline Ave., Roseville 651-631-2727). Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 AM Tuesday, March 11 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church (835 2nd Ave. New Brighton) with a visitation 1 hour prior at church. Interment St. John the Baptist Cemetery in New Brighton.