Obituaries

9/25/2020

Mary Ann Dentz, age 76, of Mahnomen, MN, died on Saturday, September 19, 2020 in West Fargo, ND, under the care of Hospice and her family. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Mahnomen. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 24, 2020 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. with a prayer service beginning at 6:30 p.m. followed by a Rosary at the church. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery. People attending are encouraged to bring a chair for fellowship and hospitality following the committal service. Following all Covid-19 safety protocols, social distancing will be practiced, and all must wear a mask to participate. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Mahnomen.

9/26/2020

Gary Carlin, longtime businessman and funeral director from Fosston, MN passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 19th at the age of 85 at Essentia Health First Care Living Center in Fosston. A private family funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 26th at Hope Lutheran Church in Fosston. Interment and a graveside service will be held immediately following the funeral service (at approximately Noon) at Hope Lutheran Cemetery in Fosston. All are welcome to attend the graveside service. Standard Covid-19 precautions will be observed and please bring your own chair if planning to attend the graveside service. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 25th, at the Carlin Funeral Home in Fosston. All are welcome to attend the visitation, however it will be a “walk-through” visitation as numbers inside the funeral home will be restricted due to health regulations and masks are required at all services. In addition, the funeral and graveside service will be recorded and available for viewing on Sunday on the Carlin Funeral Home website. Arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service of Fosston

Ann M. Hovdestad, 93, died Thursday, September 17, 2020, from complications following surgery, at Sanford South University Medical Center in Fargo, ND. A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at 11 AM, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Moorhead, MN. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. Burial will be at Wildrose Cemetery, Georgetown, MN. Due to CDC and Minnesota state guidelines, masks and social distancing will be strictly enforced. Arrangements by Korsmo Funeral Service.

Eldred Opsahl, age 89, of Twin Valley, MN, died Monday, September 21, 2020, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Twin Valley, MN. Visitation will be held one hour before the service at the cemetery. All are welcome to attend and encouraged to bring a chair. The service will also be on FM radio for those who would like to remain in their vehicles. Following all Covid-19 safety protocols, social distancing will be practiced, and all must wear a mask to attend. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Twin Valley.

9/27/2020

Roger Lehne, age 93, of Fargo, ND, formerly of Mahnomen, MN, died on Thursday, March 26, 2020, at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Fargo, ND. An Outdoor Graveside Memorial Service will be held Sunday, September 27, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church Cemetery, Mahnomen, MN.  The Memorial Service will be outdoors, all are welcome to attend and encouraged to bring a chair. Following all Covid-19 safety protocols, social distancing will be practiced, and all must wear a mask to participate. Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Family Funeral Home in Mahnomen