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Jim Wishner, age 61, of Woodbury, Minn., passed away peacefully at home Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, after a 21 month battle with lung cancer. Born March 23, 1948, to Benjamin and Marjorie Wishner in Milwaukee, he attended the UW-Madison, and later worked at WOW Radio in Omaha, WOI-AM Radio at Iowa State University, Minnesota Public Radio, KDAL in Duluth, the MN legislature, Associated Press, AM 950 KTNF, and the Minnesota News Connection. His hobbies included ham radio, jazz appreciation, and 12-bar blues.
George J. Burns, 72, died died at home in Woodbury Friday, Sept. 18. A mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 24 at the Church of St. Odilia at 3495 Victoria St., in Shoreview. Interment at Church of St. Peter Cemetery in Mendota.
Merlyn E. Satrom, retired pastor, age 79, died at home in Woodbury on Wednesday, Aug. 18 in Woodbury. A service on Aug. 25 at the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in St. Paul. . Memorials to Lutheran Church of the Redeemer or Minnesota Medical Foundation, 200 Oak St. SE, Ste. 300, Minneapolis, MN 55455.
Marilyn P. McGuire, 63, died peacefully at her home in Woodbury, Sunday, August 23, 2009, of cancer. A service was held August 26 at at the Shambhala Temple in Minneapolis. In lieu of flowers, the family requests all memorials to the Shambhala Center inn Minneapolis, MN.
Memorial Service 11 a.m. Saturday, July 25 at Cottage Grove United Church of Christ, 7008 Lamar Ave, Cottage Grove with Gathering time 10-11 a.m. Interment Cottage Grove Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Cottage Grove United Church of Christ or The Kidney Foundation. Kok Funeral Home, 651-459-2875.
Mark A. Ceaglske, 48, died June 27, 2009. Funeral is Friday, July 17 at 11 a.m. with visitation one and one half hours prior all at Woodbury Lutheran Church, 7380 Afton Rd., Woodbury. Memorials preferred to donor's choice.
Daniel W. Hom, "Grandpa Whiskers", age 55 of Woodbury, Minn., unexpectedly passed away after a heart attack on July 8, 2009. Visitation and Funeral at Transfiguration Catholic Church, 6133 15th St. N, Oakdale. Visitation was on Tuesday, July 14 from 5-8 p.m. and before service on Wednesday, July 15, from 10-11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, July 15, at 11 a.m. Arr. Allen G. Vevang and The Funeral Directors, 651-645-1233.
Michael "Mike" P. Vocovich passed away on July 9, 2009. Visitation was Sunday, July 12 from 2-6 p.m. at Wulff Woodbury Funeral Home, 2195 Woodlane Drive, Woodbury. Funeral service was Monday, July 13 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with visitation one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. Wulff Woodbury, 651-738-9615.
Martin Joseph Lynch Martin Joseph Lynch, Age 81 of Cottage Grove, passed away peacefully in his home on the morning of June 26. Survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Doralene (Dolly), children Kate Lynch (Jerry) Bix, Mary (Jim) Salk, Betty (Rick) Tintor, Tom (Jill) Lynch, Mike (Mena) Lynch, Barbara Lynch, Carol (Ron) Mavetz; 15 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, brother Neill O'Neill Sr.,also many wonderful nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by beloved son Joey, his parents Joseph and Martha, brothers Edward James and Robert O'Neill.
Abbi Rose Starzynski, age 2, of Centerville, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on June 20, 2009. Memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday, June 27 at Woodbury Lutheran Church, 7380 Afton Road, Woodbury. Gathering of family and friends 4-7 p.m. Friday at Wulff Woodbury Funeral Home, 2195 Woodlane Drive, Woodbury and one hour prior to service at church Saturday. To see more on Abbi's life visit her website at www.caringbridge.org/visit/abbi . Wulff Woodbury, (651) 738-9615.