James Platte Dunn, 88, of Minneapolis died Jan. 16, 2013, at home surrounded by his family. Jim was born in Bowling Green, OH, on July 8, 1924. He served in the US Army, graduated from Bowling Green State Univ., earned a masters from the U of Mich. and a PhD from the U of Iowa. He married Shirley Ann Wall in 1947. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Minerva and Reed, and brother, Dick. He is survived by his wife, Shirley, who describes him as her husband, her best friend and her lover; brother Tom (Janis), sons Steve (Vickie), Michael (Cindy) and daughter Susan Oftedahl (Bruce); 5 granddaughters and 3 great-grandchildren. Jim enjoyed a long career in teaching, including Monmouth College in Ill. and Minnesota State University, Mankato. As one of the founding members of OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) he taught ongoing opera classes. Opera was his passion and he also rarely missed a MN. Orch. concert. He and Shirley loved to travel. Memorials preferred.
Erhardt "Art" Malchow
Erhardt "Art" Malchow, 88, of Amboy passed away Friday, December 6, 2013, at his home to be united with God and reunited his wife Jackie, the love of his life.
Mary Louise Depuydt
Mary Louise Depuydt, age 90, of North Mankato died, Friday, December 6, 2013, at Mayo Clinic Health System, Mankato.
Arlene Melissa Blegen
Arlene Melissa Blegen, age 86, of Hastings, died Friday, December 6, 2013, at United Hospital in St Paul.
Percy W. Chambers
Percy W. Chambers, age 89 of Henderson, died Thursday, December 5, 2013 at his home in Henderson surrounded by his family after a brief illness.
Mary Frances Hughes (Demuth)
Mary Frances Hughes (Demuth) of Brooklyn Park, formerly of Mankato.
Linda Ann Miller
Linda Ann Miller, age 68, of Mankato, died Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at Oaklawn Health Care Center, Mankato.
Merle May Rietfort
Merle May Rietfort, age 88 of Waseca, died on Friday, November 29, 2013 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato.
Ray Allan Ready
Ray Allan Ready, (1973-2013), died unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, of a heart attack.
Dennis Million, 71, Mankato, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Mankato.
Victor Alan Beahm
Victor Alan Beahm died at home in Mankato, MN early Monday December 1, 2013 at the age of 58 after a three year battle with cancer.
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