U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, D-Minn., in 2006.
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Funeral for former Minn. Rep. Oberstar set for Thursday
- Article by: DAVID SHAFFER
- Star Tribune
- May 5, 2014 - 1:13 AM
A funeral mass for former U.S. Rep. James Oberstar will be said Thursday in Maryland.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, 9222 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac, Md., a family spokesman said.
Oberstar, 79, who was born in Chisholm, Minn., and represented northeast Minnesota in Congress for 36 years, died in his sleep early Saturday at his home in Potomac.
Plans for a Minnesota memorial service remained uncertain Sunday.
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