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Lorraine McCabe


Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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Lorraine McCabe, 83, of Farmington, Minn., formerly of Harmony, died Monday, January 29, 2001, at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.

Lorraine Whalen was born January 4, 1918, south of Harmony, graduated from Harmony High School in 1935 and received her teaching certificate from Iowa Teachers College in Cedar Falls. She taught in several Harmony-area country schools and taught kindergarten at Harmony Elementary School. On August 22, 1939, she married Avitus McCabe at Plymouth Rock Church south of Harmony, and they farmed in the Harmony area for 52 years. Her husband died in December 1991, and she moved to Farmington in 1992. Mrs. McCabe was a member of the Catholic church in Farmington and a former member of Nativity Catholic Church in Harmony. She enjoyed cooking, reading, fishing and traveling.

Survivors include a daughter, Dr. Margaret McKernan of Apple Valley, MN; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Two sisters preceded her in death.

The funeral for Lorraine McCabe was held Thursday, February 1, 2001, at Nativity Catholic Church in Harmony. Burial was in Plymouth Rock Cemetery south of Harmony.

Stephen Kraft

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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Stephen Kraft, 48, of Lime Springs, died Thursday, January 25, 2001, at Regional Health Services of Howard County.

He was born July 8, 1952, in Lake City. He married Kris McCloud on May 13, 1978, in Saratoga, Iowa. He worked at Thermogas/Ost ..... 
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Doris Lucille Serfling Henry

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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Doris Lucille Serfling Henry, 85, a former Harmony resident, died January 13, 2001, at the St. Croix Valley Memorial Hospital.

Doris was born in Harmony, on August 30, 1915, to Herman and Clara Serfling. Doris and her twin brother, Donald, at ..... 
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Boyd F. Baker

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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Boyd Baker, 80, of Chatfield, a former Mayo Clinic custodian, died Sunday, January 28, 2001, at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield where he had resided since April.

He was born August 9, 1920, in rural Chatfield, grew up there and lived ..... 
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Rustad - Beach

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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Elissa Rustad and Jason Beach were married September 30, 2000, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Brooklyn Center, MN. Their parents are Gary and Nancy Rustad of Rushford and Richard and Sharron Beach of St. Joseph, MN.

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In praise of small places.

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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First time author Tony Andersen is a true patriot of Minnesota. Born and raised in St. Paul, one gets the impression after reading his recently released book Small Town Minnesota A to Z, (Afton Historical Society Press; 120 pages, $24.95) that he wou ..... 
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The accidental artist

Fri, Feb 2nd, 2001
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For Hong Kong native Peter Mak, the journey to Lanesboro isn't as far as it seems. You see, Mak's exhibition of art work at Cornucopia Art Center has a local connection. Mak's wife is Barbara Tammel, the daughter of Marilyn and Donne Tammel of rural ..... 
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