Earl Edwin Ames Jr.

Earl Edwin Ames Jr. July 9, 1924 — November 17, 2016 Earl Edwin Ames, Jr., 92, of Fergus Falls, died Thursday, November 17, 2016, at Park Gardens in Fergus Falls. Earl was born on July 9, 1924, to Earl Edwin, Sr. and Myrtle (Borne) Ames in St. Louis Park, MN….

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Darwin “Doc” Babst

Darwin “Doc” Babst May 7, 1923 — December 22, 2018 Darwin “Doc” A. Babst, a very kind man, age 95.5, died Saturday, December 22, 2018, at the Minnesota Veterans Home Fergus Falls. Darwin Alden Babst, a lifelong resident of Minnesota, was born May 7, 1923 near Rosholt, SD to Alex…

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ORLIN MERLE JENSON

Orlin Merle Jenson, left this world in Grand Forks, North Dakota, on July 9, 2022. Orlin Merle Jenson was born on August 24, 1941, in Grand Forks, North Dakota, and he was the first of two sons of Orvin “Obe” and Mabel (Anderson) Jenson. Later in life Orlin was nick-named…

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Orville C. Johnson

Orville C. Johnson age 91 of Detroit Lakes, MN died September 30, 2017 at Essentia Health – St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes, MN. Orville Clair Johnson was born November 11, 1925 in Detroit Lakes, MN to Andrew and Emma Okeson Johnson. He attended Country School in rural Detroit Lakes…

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Roy Jorgenson

Roy Jorgenson, Fergus Falls, MN, formerly Thief River Falls, MN, 99, passed away peacefully on Tuesday March 17, 2020 at MN Veterans Home, Fergus Falls, MN. Military Honors and flag presentation will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 2:15 PM on the East side of Trinity Lutheran Church…

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James Netland

James Netland James H. Netland, 90, of Fergus Falls died Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Minnesota Veterans Home in Fergus Falls.  Funeral services will be 2:00 pm. Sunday, May 29, 2022, at East Norway Lake Lutheran Church near New London with visitation one hour prior to the service.  Burial will…

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George Peters

George Peters April 17, 1934 — July 2, 2023 Detroit Lakes George L. Peters age 89 of Savage, MN, formerly of Detroit Lakes, MN died July 2, 2023 at Rivers of Life Assisted Living in Savage, MN. George Leslie Peters was born on April 17, 1934 in Boston, MA to…

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WRIISC Advantage Fall 2023 newsletter

A National Newsletter for Veterans and their Health Care providers Inside this issue: Volunteer for WRIISC Research Studies Refining Care for Women Veterans Furthering Exposure Education for providers Common questions about Research WRIISC – War related illness and injury study center VA – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Health Outcomes…

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Steven “Steve” L. Jensen

Steven “Steve” Lee Jensen, age 74, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at Hutchinson Health in Hutchinson.

Gathering of Family and Friends will be held Wednesday, November 15, 2023, from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M., at Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson. There will be a DAV Prayer Service at 7:00 P.M.

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WILLIAM “BILLY” RODGERS

WILLIAM “BILLY” RODGERS Billy passed away on August 1 at the age of 93. Billy is survived by his wife of 68 years Jean Ann (Lorenz), and his five children: Linda/Tom (Clark), Karen/George (Bertodatto), Bill/Sally, Bob/Kris, and Lori/Robyn (D’Reaux-Rodgers). He is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren….

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