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Alice W. Dreier, 94, longtime resident of Duluth, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, after a brief illness. She was surrounded by family and friends in her last week. She will be greatly missed!

Alice approached life with a smile, loved Elvis music and sparkly outfits. She was known as "Hollywood" in her years at the Grace Pointe Care Center in Cambridge, Minn., her home for the last several years.

Alice was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Herbert; her parents Sylvester and Jane Walker of North Carolina; many siblings; and grandson Justin Thielbar of Columbus, Ohio.

She is survived by her daughters Laura (Bob) Thielbar, Nancy Walbridge, and Barbara (Rick) Burrock. Alice was blessed with grandchildren Stephanie and Justin Thielbar, Courtney Walbridge, Jennifer (Todd) Friedrich, Beth (Steven) Anderson, Sara (Seth) Downs and Bree O'Brien; and 8 great-grandchildren.

VISITATION: 11:30 a.m. until the 12:00 p.m. Service Saturday, July 26, at Bell Brothers-Jarvi Dowd Funeral Home, 925 E. 4th Street, Duluth. Private family Interment at Park Hill Cemetery in Duluth.

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