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Mark Alan Staples and Morgan Robert Staples

Mark Alan Staples and Morgan Robert Staples, twin infants, of Cass Lake, MN died April 9, 2007, and April 10, 2007, at North Country Regional Hospital Bemidji.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at the Leech Lake Veteran's Memorial Building in Cass Lake with Rev. George Ross officiating. A wake will begin at 5 p.m. today at the Leech Lake Veteran's Memorial Building in Cass Lake. Burial will follow in Fairbanks Cemetery, Mission Corner, Beltrami County. The Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home of Bemidji assisted the family with arrangements.

Honorary pallbearers will be Cheryl Staples, Cheri Staples, Arlene Staples, Roberta Wind, Cecelia Drouillard, Abbey Lindee, Adam Lindee, Bethany Allen, Arthur Lindee Jr., Charles Staples III, Michael Staples and Duane Clark.

Pallbearers will be Ron Staples and Alan Lindee.

Mark Alan Staples was born on April 9, 2007 and Morgan Robert Staples was born on April 10, 2007, both to David Staples and Amy Lindee, in Bemidji.

They are survived by their parents of Cass Lake; brothers and sisters, Rachel and Carmen Hamilton of Minneapolis, Melissa Smith of Bemidji, Brittney Staples of White Earth, David Staples Jr. of Minneapolis and Corey, Jordan and Taylor Staples of Cass Lake; paternal grandmother, Evelyn Thompson; maternal great- grandmother, Vivian Koecher; maternal grandparents, Arthur and Wilma Lindee; and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.

They were preceded in death by three maternal grandparents, paternal grandfather and two paternal great-grandparents.

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