Sara Ann Groetsch, North St. Paul resident, passed away peacefully on June 7 at St. Joseph Hospital, St Paul. Sara was born Jan. 13, 1939 in St. Peter, Minn., to Byron and Grace Briggs, both whom preceded her to heaven.
Margaret Mathilda (Hanson) Pedersen, age 85, of New Brighton, passed away April 4, surrounded by her three daughters. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Kristen Pedersen, Lisa Wondra (Christopher), Greta Knoll (Matt); grandchildren, Jasmine, Emma, Ellinora, Karch, Erik; dear friends and many relatives.
Carl E. Covey, age 59, passed away peacefully on March 16. Carl enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. If he wasn't spending time with family, you could often find him riding his motorcycle, camping, or fishing.
Robert Charles (Bob) Bell, age 87 of Roseville, local attorney, died Feb. 10. Bob grew up in the Como Park area, graduated from Murray High School in 1944 and served in the U.S. Army, Japan, 1944 - 46.