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Jeanne Estelle Mills of Denmark Township, born Feb.
Jon B. Holmes, age 38, of Apple Valley, passed away May 19, 2011, after an amazing 4-1/2-year battle with cancer. He was born in St. Paul on July 20, 1972, to Thomas and Caryl Holmes. He married Laura Burkland at St. Kate's on June 4, 2004. Jon was a tenacious man who loved his family, friends, and had a true "zest" for life. There was not an obstacle too big for Jon, and "NO" was not a part of his vocabulary. He was a dedicated senior national account manager for Sprint, who thoroughly loved his career.
Eileen M. Lorentz, age 78, of Hastings, died May 18, 2011, at Regina Assisted Living in Hastings. She was born Dec. 4, 1932, in Vermillion Township to Nicholas and Marie (Bauer) Brochman. Eileen married Clyde M. Lorentz on June 8, 1955, at St.
Jay L. Davis, age 66, of Cannon Falls, died May 9, 2011, at home. Jay was born Oct. 18, 1944, in La Crosse, Wis., to Laverne and Fern (Mulock) Davis. He was a graduate of Hastings High School and pursued 2 years of college.
Jennie L. Weappa, age 77, of Hastings, died on May 14, 2011, at her residence. She was born Aug. 4, 1933 in Detroit, Mich., to Howard and Grace (Rifenbark) Armstrong. She married James Weappa on April 30, 1955, in Bad Axe, Mich.
Linda A. Bonfig, age 62, of Cottage Grove, passed away May 10, 2011, at St. Joseph's Hospital in St. Paul. A memorial gathering was held Saturday, May 14, at Wise Family Funeral Home in Hastings. Visit www.wisefamilyfh.com to sign the online guestbook and view the memorial video. The Wise Family Funeral home was in charge of arrangements.
Dallas L. Dinsen, age 62, of Hastings, passed away May 11, 2011. He was born in Springfield, Minn., to Willie and Gladys Dinsen on Dec. 19, 1948. He was a proud Vietnam veteran, serving with the U.S. Navy, and a volunteer firefighter for 15 years with the Vadnais Heights Fire Department.
Jon S. Severson, age 70, of Hastings, passed away at United Hospital on May 10, 2011. Jon was born to Christ and Mildred Severson on Dec. 17, 1940, in Sparta, Wis. He married Diane Swanson in Minneapolis on April 15, 1961. Jon retired after 38 years of working for Burlington Northern. He was the owner of the Westview Liquor Store and was a huge Hastings High School basketball fan.
Glenn A. Erickson, age 83, of Hastings, died May 5, 2011, at United Hospital in St. Paul. Glenn was born March 14, 1928, in St. Paul, to Arthur and Hulda (Boberg) Erickson. He married Shirley Hendel in Red Wing on Aug. 29, 1959, and was employed as the supervisor of code enforcement for the City of St. Paul for over 30 years prior to his retirement. He was preceded by his parents and grandson Eric. Glenn is survived by his wife, Shirley; sons, Tom (Barb) of South St.
Jean A. (Kranz) Blanck, age 86, of Hastings, formerly of Woodbury, passed away May 6, 2011. A memorial service will be held later at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Woodbury. Memorials preferred to Augustana Health Care, Hastings.