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Alice Tisdell

Alice Tisdell

Alice Marie Tisdell, 98, passed away on July 11, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Hibbing, MN.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 20, 2013 at St. Philips Catholic Church with Fr. Don Braukmann officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Trinity Free Lutheran Cemetery, Pony Lake, MN.

Alice was born Alice Carignan on February 2, 1915 to Gedeion and Aurellia Carignan in Leroy, ND. Alice lived most of her life in Bemidji with her husband, Henry (Hank) Tisdell and children, Elaine and Darald.

She is survived by her daughter, Elaine (Dennis) McClellan of Hibbing; daughter-in-law, Darlene (Rollie) Bitzer of Bemidji; 8 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 32 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son; 6 brothers; 4 sisters and a great-grandson.

Memorials are preferred to St. Philips Church in Bemidji.

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