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Patricia Beuning

Patricia Beuning

Patricia Beuning, 62, of Bemidji, MN died Monday, June 17, 2013 at her home.

Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m., Thursday, June 20, 2013, at Fern Township Cemetery, Becida, MN with a celebration of life following at the Becida Bar and Grill.

Patricia Susan Rogich was born April 28, 1951 in Hibbing, MN to George and Delores “Joy” Rogich. She grew up in Kelly Lake and graduated from Hibbing High School in 1969. On March 11, 1978, Patty married Walter Beuning Sr. in Sioux Falls, SD and later made their home in Bemidji where they raised their children and then some. She loved to bake and cook with her kids and grandkids. She was an avid collector of flamingos, lady bugs, fairies and her holiday villages. She was also famously known for her hand knit wool socks.

She is survived by her children, Rita Rudnitski of Annandale, Mark (DeeDee Beberg) Beuning of Bemidji, Rose (Bob) Fell of Bemidji, Pauline (Mike) Dewinter, of Arizona, Paul (Jennifer) Beuning of Hugo, Kristie (Casey O’Beirne) of Bemidji, Sarah (Luke) Eberwine of Bemidji, Walter Beuning, Jr. of Bemidji and Bill (Kathy) Beuning of Bemidji; 33 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and 11 brothers and sisters.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Walter and grandson, Andrew Beuning and son-in-law, Bob Rudnitski.

In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred.

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