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Donna Marie Dickhausen

Donna Marie Dickhausen

Donna Marie Dickhausen age 82, of Aitkin died Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Aicota Health Care Center in Aitkin.

Donna was born March 24, 1932 at Bemidji, Minnesota the daughter of Oscar J. and Dagney (Rugsven) Sall. She grew up and attended schools in Bemidji graduating from the Bemidji High School. She then moved to Minneapolis where she worked for the Pillsbury Mills. She married Thomas Dickhausen on February 20, 1954 in Minneapolis. They had lived in Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center, St. Cloud and Avon before retiring to Aitkin. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Deerwood and the Counsel of Catholic Women.

She is survived by her husband Tom of Aitkin; son and daughter in law: Dan and Nola Dickhausen of Winsted, Mn.; daughter: Patrice Dickhausen of Aitkin; grandchildren: Erin, Nate, Dustin and Cody; and three sisters: Dorothy Pawlik of Crookston, Mn.; Verna Gagnon of Bemidji, Mn. and Irene (Elwood) Johnson of Bemidji, Mn. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11 AM from St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Deerwood with Fr. Dale Nau officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in the Bennettville Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.