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Lynn Avery

Lynn Avery

Lynn M. Avery (6/28/59-11/24/13) passed away peacefully under the care of the dedicated staff of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center on Sunday morning, November 24th, 2013 after a long illness. Bright as ever until the end, her heart decided it was time as she slept.

A service celebrating her life will be held at Bemidji Baptist Church on 2130 Paul Bunyan Drive SE, half mile south of Northwest Technical College, on Saturday, December 14th, 2013 at 11am with a lunch to follow. All family and friends of Lynn are invited to attend.

She is survived by both of her parents, Vivian and Les Manecke of Bemidji, by brother Bob Manecke, of Bemidji, by husband Phil Avery of Bemidji, by her 3 children Jonathan, of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Bryan and Sarah, both of Bemidji, along with 2 beloved grandchildren, nieces and nephews, as well as numerous cousins, aunts, and uncles.

Please direct all memorials to Olson Schwartz Funeral Home of Bemidji.

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