Diane Marie HouseDiane M. House, 71, of Cloquet passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at her home.
Diane Marie House
1941 – 2012
Diane M. House, 71, of Cloquet passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at her home.
She was born May 22, 1941, in Beaver Township, Minn., to Arne and Artura (Jackson) Liikala. Diane loved making crafts, bowling, fishing and especially traveling and following her grandson’s horse-racing careers. She was also a member of the Nicholson-Sellgren VFW Auxiliary in Carlton.
Diane was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Kenneth House; and one sister, Shelly Wheeler.
She is survived by her significant other of 37 years, Allen Lindgren of Cloquet; three sons, Kevin (Renae) House of Wrenshall, Bradley (Kathleen) House and Brian (Donna) House, both of Cloquet; three daughters, Denise (Mike) Lambeth, Lorie (Tim) Olesiak and Annette (Dale Gohl) Palacios, all of Cloquet; two brothers, Ronald (Angie) Liikala of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Michael (Joyce) Liikala of Esko; two sisters, Mary Ellen (Larry) House of Cloquet, and Judy (Craig) Sunnarborg of Esko; 20 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at Nelson Funeral Care in Cloquet. The visitation will resume on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, from 11 a.m. until the 12 noon funeral service at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Carlton, followed with a luncheon in the church social hall. The family has selected Nelson Funeral Care of Cloquet to assist them with arrangements. See the family online guest book at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net