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Patrick Duffy, also known as “PK” to many, was born Dec 7, 1944 and grew up in the neighborhood of Folwell Park. He graduated from Patrick Henry 1962 and went on to the US Navy after graduation.

“PK” served as a Machinist Mate 3 on the USS Perry until 1966, then moved back to Minnesota and worked at Control Data until he retired in 2006.

“PK” loved the outdoors and enjoyed being at the Cabin, Golf, Walleye Fishing, but mostly enjoyed Pheasant and Deer Hunting to spend time with friends and being out in the woods. He also loved his several dogs he had over the years Blackie, Banjo, Duchess, Lady, Barron, Curley & Satchmo.

After retirement “PK” still enjoyed his outdoor time until diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2010 and was moved to the Wellstead of Rogers for assisted care living in 2016. Where he resided until his passing on April 28th 2020.

Our father enjoyed helping others, whether they were re-siding a house, needing a new roof or building a deck he loved working with his hands. If you needed advice or a hand with anything he would be there. That was “PK”!

I have to believe that having Alzheimer’s, is like being lost in the woods and every day you are taking a step in the wrong direction taking you deeper into the forest until there is no way to find your way back home. Know that PK is no longer lost!

Rest in peace Dad!

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Walter Richard Judd, age 82 of Buffalo, Minnesota passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance, in Edinburg, Texas.  On November 11, 1938, Walter was born to Harry T. Judd and Martha H. Messenger in Seattle, Washington.

Walter graduated from Shoreline High School and joined the Navy.  He served on the troop transport ship the USS W.A. Mann.  He moved to Santa Monica, California where he was a programmer at Systems Development Corporation.  Later, he moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota where he met the love of his life, Betty (Elizabeth) Baune.  They were married at the Basilica of St. Mary on April 26, 1975.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers: Robert, David and Paul; his sisters: Marlene and Donna.

Survived by his wife of 46 years, Betty (Elizabeth); brother: Darryl; and his sister: Carolyn Stevens.

Visitation will be on May 15, 2021 at 9:00 A.M. and funeral mass at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary of Czestochowa, Delano, Minnesota.  Inurnment at St. Anne Cemetery, Wabasso on May 22, 2021 at 1:00 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Lions Gift of Sight, University Enterprise Labs, 1000 Westgate Dr #260, St. Paul, Minnesota

55114, (612) 625-5159, https://lionsgiftofsight.umn.edu/

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En recuerdo amoroso de:

Juan Antonio Pérez López

 

Fecha de nacimiento:

30 de junio de 1982

 

Fecha de fallecimiento:

30 de enero de 2021

 

Obituario

Juan Antonio Pérez López, de 38 años, de Bloomington, Minnesota, falleció el sábado 30 de enero de 2021.

Nació el 30 de junio de 1982 en Jalisco, México, hijo de José Trinidad Pérez y Antonia López Reynoso .

Era propietario y operaba J & J Finishing.

Le sobreviven su amada esposa;  Martha Gabriela Villa Razo,  un hijo;  Juan Antonio Pérez Villa, su padre; José Trinidad Pérez,  su madre;  Antonia López Reynoso,  hermanas;  Elizabeth Perez, Susana Aguirre, Alejandra Lopez y Silvia Lopez;  otros familiares y amigos.

Se llevará a cabo una visita el miércoles 3 de febrero de 2021 en la funeraria The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville de 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

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Howard Niles Ferry, 77,  Buffalo, Minnesota, passed away June 8, 2019.

Howard was born June 11, 1941 to Howard and Bernice (White) Ferry, in Eagle Bend, Minnesota.  After growing up in Minneapolis, and graduating from Anoka High School in 1959, he enlisted in The United States Air Force, where he was stationed at Truax Field in Madison, Wisconsin.  He also served in the Wisconsin Air National Guard.   On December 8, 1962, he married Janice De Young in Waupun, Wisconsin and had been married 56 years.   In June 1964, their daughter Dana Kay was born.

Upon completion of military service, he worked at Gibbs Manufacturing & Research in Janesville, Wisconsin.   In 1965 Howard moved his family to Minneapolis, where he took a position with Northwestern Bell.  In 1984 he transferred to AT&T and in 1991 he retired.  He was a member of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 7200 and a member of the American Legion Post  #270 in Buffalo, MN.

After his retirement, he worked part time at Ace Hardware in Robbinsdale.  Having a passion for woodworking and fixing antique musical instruments, he took a position at Barton Player Piano Co, as a master player piano repairman.  He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed living in their home overlooking the lake in Buffalo, Minnesota.  He especially loved spending time with his family and friends.

Howard is survived by his wife Janice Ferry of Buffalo, Minnesota; daughter Dana Ferry (Chuck Wiser) of St. Cloud, Minnesota;  granddaughter Emily (Phill) Boehm of St. Joseph, Michigan;  great grandson Seth; sister-in- law Sheryl (Thomas) Ferry; and nieces and nephews.  Preceded in death by his parents Howard and Bernice, brother Thomas, and brother Bruce and wife Barbara.

A service for the immediate family was held.

Memorials to the National Kidney Foundation, 1970 Oakcrest Avenue, #208, St. Paul, Minnesota  55113.

A special thank you to the staff at Lakeside Oasis and North Memorial Home Hospice.

The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo is serving the family.   Online condolences may be made to www.thepetersonchapel.com