Erling ``Earl'' Pederson, age 88, of MN Veterans Home, previously of Mpls, died Jan. 29, 2002. Professional boxer, Navy veteran, family man. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Mary Alice (Haner). He will be missed by children, William (Barbara), Barbara Kjenstad; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Donald, Billy, Daniel, Kelly, Jessica; great-grandchildren, Nick, Alicia, Samantha, Megan, Karissa, Amanda, Alec, Jake; sisters, Sylvia and Pearl; other relatives & friends. Funeral service 1 pm Monday, February 4, 2002 at MN Veterans Home Chapel, 5101 Minnehaha Ave., Mpls (612-721-0600). Visitation 12-4 PM TODAY at the funeral home. First Memorial Brooklyn Park Chapel 7835 Brooklyn Blvd. 763-560-4694

Published on February 3, 2002

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