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Adelbert James Baptiste

Adelbert James Baptiste

Adelbert James Baptiste, age 63, of Red Lake passed away on Friday, June 21, 2013 in Bemidji. He was born on November 2, 1949 in Red Lake the son of Roman Baptiste Sr. and Frances Stately. He was an avid outdoors man who loved to hunt, fish and trap. Adelbert was a very good auto mechanic. He liked to go to the casino and to visit with family and friends. Survived by sons: Wesley May, Doran Neeland and James Roper; daughters: Lucinda Ryan and Tara Ryan; sisters: Eugenia Ryan, Rachel Schoelkoph, Lucy Bellanger and Jane Tarnow; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren; a special sister. Marian Martin; special nieces: Heather May & Roma Lussier. Preceded in death: his parents, brothers: Roman Jr., & Fabian Ryan, Wilbert Ryan Maxwell, daughters: Nola Parkhurst, Allison May, granddaughter: Mercedes Rainey

grandparents: Albert & Lucy Stately, Rachel & James Stands and John Baptiste Ryan.

Funeral services for Adelbert Baptiste will be held on Friday, June 28th, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at The Little Rock Community Center in Red Lake. Father Gerry Rogers will officiate. All night wakes will be held on Wednesday, June 26th and Thursday, June 27th beginning 2:00 P.M. Honorary Casket Bearers: All his family and friends

Casket Bearers: Wesley May, Doran Neeland, Zack May, Arnie Martin, Corey May, James Ryan

Alternates: Jason Bellanger and Oscar Spears

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to