Elsie Ida Holz Wittwer, age 88, passed away peacefully Sunday evening on Aug. 25, 2013, at the home of her daughter in Brainerd, Minn. She was born on Dec. 24, 1924, to Fred C. and Elizabeth Kriefall Holz in Darling Township, Little Falls, Minn. She attended the one-room school house in Darling Township until nearing high school, when she moved into Little Falls to achieve her dream of a high school diploma. On Oct. 12, 1945, she married Glenn Wittwer, her lifetime partner of 64 years.
The board of directors of the Minnesota Foundation for Children extends our sincere appreciation to your n
Mildred M. Doshan, age 90, resident of Brainerd, died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at Good Samaritan Society-Bethany. Mildred was born in Brainerd on Oct. 18, 1920, to Vic and Hulda Johnson.Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23, at Bethany Chapel, 804 Wright St., Brainerd, with visitation one hour before the service.
Brandon Gene Krippner, 2-year-old infant son of Deborah Kowalzek and Eugene Krippner of Brainerd, died Tuesday, June 29, 1999, in Brainerd.
Thelma B. Nyquist, 97, of 300 Buffalo Hills Lane, died Wednesday, June 30, 1999, at Woodland Good Samaritan Village.
Robert E. "Bumper" Breitling, 76, Brainerd, died Tuesday, July 13, 1999, at St. Joseph's Medical Center. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home of Brainerd.
Robert E. "Bumper" Breitling, 76, Brainerd, died Tuesday, July 13, 1999, at St. Joseph's Medical Center.
John Wesley Urdahl, 14, Brainerd, died Thursday, July 15, 1999. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home of Brainerd.
John Wesley Urdahl, 14, Brainerd, died Thursday, July 15, 1999, in Isanti County. He drowned in the Rum River attempting to help his sister, Sarah, and her friend.
...Braunfels, Texas, and Nancy Skretting, Denver; 20 grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. Her husband, Maurice Belair, and two grandchildren died earlier. Private family services were at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home of Brainerd.
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