Brian C. Fugate, 46, was tragically taken from his family and friends on Sept. 18, 2003. Brian was born Sept. 22, 1956 in Emo, Ont. He was raised in Ontario until he was 10 and then moved to Minnesota, where he graduated from Anoka Senior High School. Brian proudly served in the U.S. Navy for 10 years. He then was a successful Systems Application Engineer, employed at Johnson Controls of Minneapolis, Mn. Brian loved his family, his Harley, and the outdoors. He loved life. Brian is survived by his loving companion, Vicki; sons, Brian and Jason; his former wife and mother of his two children, Julie; and parents, Dennis (Pat) Fugate, and Arlene (Ted) Allan of Fort Frances, Ont. Also surviving are his siblings, Gloria, Debbie, Carl, Sherri, Arlyce, Tom, and Brad; and many other extended family members and friends, along with his dogs, Mandy and Millie. A celebration of his life was held Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2003 at 11 a.m. at the Roseville Memorial Chapel (2245 N. Hamline Ave.), with an inurnment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the family.
JAKUBIEC, (LaPenotiere) Laura Lee, age 57, of Anoka, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Sept. 29, 2013. Preceded in death by her sister, Michele Watson. She will be deeply missed by her mother, Marilyn (Lowell) Klose; daughter, Nicole Halonen (Mark Struckman);sons, Tyler Kindseth (Krissy Manz), Michael (Soni)Stroklund, Joseph Stroklund (Jacki Sommers); 9 grandchildren; siblings, Michael (Debbie) LaPenotiere, Json (Rachel) Beck; nieces, nephews, relatives and good friends. Visitation 1 hour before service. Memorial Service 2pm Sunday, Oct. 6 at Cremation Society of Minnesota, 7835 Brooklyn Boulevard, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 (763-560-3100).
Visitation Sunday 1 hour before service
Memorial Service 2pm Sunday, Oct. 6 at Cremation Society of Minnesota, 7835 Brooklyn Boulevard, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 (763-560-3100).
Funeral services for Donald John Ward, 48, St. Francis, took place April 20 at St. Stephen?s Catholic Church, Anoka. Rev. Bill DeZiel officiated.
Ward died April 15 at his home. He was born Dec. 2, 1955 in Golden Valley to David Peter and Theresa Catherine (Otte) Ward and was the owner/operator of Ward Heating and Air Conditioning.
He is survived by his children, Jacob, BreAnna and Hannah; former wife, Connie; parents, David and Theresa Ward; brothers, Joseph (Alison), Thomas and Jeffrey Ward; sisters, Karen (James) McNevin, Diane Ward, Catherine Voss and Julie (Luther) Aadland; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends.
Interment was at Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements were by Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Home, Anoka