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Jack Lee Gerken, age 71, of Woodbury, passed away peacefully March 21, 2010, after a long struggle with frontal lobe dementia. He was loved by many and will be missed. Survived by loving wife, Aletha; children, Keith (Amy) and Kim (Brian) Olson; grandchildren, Joshua, Ashley, Ryan and Zachary; siblings, Lavina (Joseph) Tschida, Robert (Lynda), Vaughn, Frank (Alice) and Russell (Marlene) and many other relatives. Preceded in death by parents and sister-in-law, Dorothy. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27, at Divinity Lutheran Church, 1655 E. Cottage Ave., St.
Tracy L. (Hayes) Hamelink, age 53, of Waupaca, Wis., passed away in St. Paul on March 19, 2010. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, and funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, all at Wulff Woodbury Funeral Home, 2195 Woodlane Dr., Woodbury, 651-738-9615.
Elizabeth Kranz "Lib" Johnson died March 17, 2010, one day after her 99th birthday. A celebration of her life will be held at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Laurel and Howell Streets, St. Paul, on Friday, April 9, with visitation at 1 p.m. and service at 2 p.m. Memorials preferred to St. Mary's Church, Schubert Club, or Woodbury Healthcare Center.
Evelyn E. Winkler, age 90, of Woodbury, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2010. Private family services to be held. 651-738-9615.
Ward T. Whalen, age 78, of Minneapolis, father of County Commissioner Lisa (Phillip) Weik, passed away March 7, 2010. He served as a master sergeant in the U.S.A.F. during the Korean conflict. Funeral services were held with interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Lois Louise Lofquist, 89, passed away peacefully March 15, 2010. Warm and heartfelt thanks to the third floor memory staff at Woodbury Health Care Center for the loving care given to Lois. A special thanks to Brian, Sam, Amy and Sue at the N.J. Café in Bayport for their wonderful friendship and attention they showered on Lois as she enjoyed the strawberry and whipped cream waffle they served her. There will be no service at this time. Family and friends will gather at a later date to celebrate Lois' life.
Bob Wheeler, age 78, of Woodbury, has passed away. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 20. Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 8260 Fourth St. N., Oakdale. Private family interment. 651-738-9615, www.wulffwoodburyfuneralhome.com .
Joan A. Singer, 74, has passed away. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at the Church of the Assumption, 51 W. Seventh St., St. Paul. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday, March 15, at Wulff Funeral Home, 2195 Woodlane Dr., Woodbury, and 1 hour prior to Mass at church. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial preferred to the Cancer Society. Woodbury, 651-738-9615.
Edmund J. Grabowski, 87, passed away March 10, 2010. Visitation was from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, March 14, with rosary at 6 p.m. at Wulff Woodbury Funeral Home, 2195 Woodlane Dr., Woodbury. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 15, with visitation at 10 a.m., at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 8260 Fourth St. N., Oakdale. Interment at Guardian Angels Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Woodbury, 651-738-9615.
George W. Donley, age 70, of Woodbury, has passed away. Family will receive friends from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Friday, March 12, at Maple Oaks Funeral Home, 2585 Stillwater Rd., between Century and McKnight. Interment private. Memorials preferred to local area food shelves. Maple Oaks/ Phalen Park Funeral Home, 651-738-2198.