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Randall S. Pedersen, age 60, a real estate developer for Apple Valley, died suddenly Friday, May 27, 2011. He was born Jan. 2, 1951, in the Town of Crosby, Minn. He graduated from South Fargo High School in 1969. On Aug. 16, 1975, he was united in marriage to Nancy C. Erickson in Fargo, N.D. Randy and Nancy moved to Apple Valley in 1979 and have resided there since. Randy was a devoted husband to his wife and an incredible dad and grandpa to all his girls. He was an active member with the Apple Valley Rotary Club, Apple Valley community, and Grace Lutheran Church.
Mary Ann Tracy Barnes, age 81, of Farmington, formerly of Rosemount, passed away on May 11, 2011. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, at United Methodist Church of Rosemount, 14770 Canada Ave., Rosemount, with visitation 4-8 pm. Friday at White Funeral Home, 20134 Kenwood Tr., Lakeville, and 1 hour prior to service at church. Interment, Lebanon Cemetery, Apple Valley.
Edwin J. Tousignant, age 86, of Rosemount, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on May 1, 2011. Ed was born on Jan. 24, 1925, in Mendota, Minn., and graduated from Rosemount High School in 1942. He served in the Merchant Marines during WWII and then farmed for many years. He owned and operated Galaxy Golf in Apple Valley and married Lorraine Gerten in 1950. She passed away in 1983.
Patricia M. (Sperl) Fahey, age 80, of Rosemount, died April 30, 2011, at Regina Assisted Living in Hastings. The funeral Mass, officiated by Fr. Richard Mahoney, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 4 at St. Agatha's Catholic Church, Coates, Minn., (Rosemount). Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday, all at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. 7th St., Hastings. The pallbearers are Kelly Fahey, Chad Fahey, Ryan Fahey, Allison Merriman, David Wold, and Shane Spaeth.
Shirley Horstmann (Plan), age 75, of Danbury, Wis., passed away peacefully on April 28, 2011. Memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, with visitation 1 hour prior, at Lighthouse Christian Church, 3285 144th St. W., Rosemount.
Joanne Forcier Ruprecht, 82, of Rosemount, Minn., passed away on April 28, 2011, at the Trinity Care Center in Farmington, Minn. No services are pending at this time.
James "Selmer" Pederson, age 82, of Rosemount, has passed away. Memorial service with jazz at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 30, at Presbyterian Church of the Apostles, Burnsville, Minn., with visitation at 10 a.m. Memorials to Presbyterian Church of the Apostles or the Spina Bifida Association of Minnesota.
Joan M. Hart, age 75, of Rosemount, passed away on April 22, 2011. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 28, at Rosemount United Methodist Church, 14770 Canada Ave. W., Rosemount. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at White Funeral Home, 14560 Pennock Ave., Apple Valley, and 1 hour prior to the service at church. Interment: Union Cemetery, Hermantown, Minn.
Margaret T. Fletcher, Eagan-Rosemount resident, Dist. 197 school bus driver. Loved by her family and friends, Margaret passed away on April 19, 2011, following a stroke on April 14.