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Lois Munnell

Lois Munnell, 48, of Fargo, N.D., formerly of Cass Lake, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Veterans Memorial Building in Cass Lake. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery in Cass Lake.

Cease Family Funeral Home of Cass Lake assisted the family with arrangements.

Honorary pallbearers will be Patrick Finn, Skip Finn, Jerry Finn, Rob Finn, Randy Finn, Don Finn, Mark Broker, Kirby Finn and Christopher Quiram.

She was born Aug. 2, 1960, to Jacob Jr. and Margo (Broker) Munnell in Cass Lake. She attended school in Walker and graduated from Frazee High School.

She moved to Milwaukee, Wis., where she worked in various factories. She married David Ottman and they later divorced. She moved to Fargo in 1990, and has lived there since.

She enjoyed visiting friends, reading, beadwork, and vacationing in Florida with her special friend Gregory.

She is survived by her sons, Christopher Ottman of Milwaukee, Wis., Joseph Ottman of Milwaukee and Thoore Munnell of Fargo; daughters, Nikki Nelson of Fargo and Lindsey May of Fargo; sisters, Leslie (Vance Quiram) Munnell of Detroit Lakes, Minn. and Lynn Munnell of Detroit Lakes; and a brother, Lee Munnell of Iron Wood, Mich.

She was preceded in death by her parents.