DOROTHY ELAINE LEERSSENDorothy Elaine Leerssen, 87, of Duluth, formerly of Cloquet, passed away on Feb. 7, 2012, in Solvay Hospice House.
Dorothy Elaine Leerssen, 87, of Duluth, formerly of Cloquet, passed away on Feb. 7, 2012 in Solvay Hospice House.
She was born on May 22, 1924 in Plum City, Wis., to Jasper and Hildur (Olson) Cedarblade.
Dorothy was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Cloquet.
She was preceded in death by her husband Otto in 2002 and her brother Floyd Cedablade.
Dorothy is survived by son Neil (Betsy) of Newport, RI; grandchildren Jens of San Francisco, Calif., and Anika of Portland, Ore.
VISITATION: 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012 until the 2 pm Funeral Service in Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 515 Skyline Blvd, Cloquet. Spring interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Cloquet. To leave an online condolence for Dorothy's family, please visit www.handevidtfh.com. Arrangements with Handevidt Funeral & Cremation Service, 879-4636.
Sign the guestbook (1 comment)
Comments posted on this page do not reflect opinions of Forum Communications Company. Forum Communications Company does not endorse and is not responsible for any statement, opinion, advice given or made. All replies are subject to approval and must follow Forum Communications Company guidelines concerning statements of libel, personal attacks or defamation of character. Replies in the "Talk About It" section that criticize a person by name may not be posted, unless that person is openly involved in a public issue. Comments written in all capital letters or bold print will not be considered for inclusion in the forum.