Obituaries

Scott Combs
B: 1958-03-24
D: 2018-09-18
View Details
Combs, Scott
Wallace (Wally) Johnston
B: 1936-08-05
D: 2018-09-10
View Details
Johnston, Wallace (Wally)
Pearl Yezek
B: 1921-02-22
D: 2018-09-10
View Details
Yezek, Pearl
Donald King
B: 1928-05-21
D: 2018-09-10
View Details
King, Donald
Geraldine (Jerry) Starkey (Whirley)
B: 1926-09-26
D: 2018-09-09
View Details
Starkey (Whirley), Geraldine (Jerry)
Lonnie Johnson
B: 1939-04-06
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Johnson, Lonnie
Arne Zapzalka
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Zapzalka, Arne
Douglas Johnson
B: 1929-01-24
D: 2018-09-06
View Details
Johnson, Douglas
Michael (Mike) Roberts
D: 2018-08-31
View Details
Roberts, Michael (Mike)
George Willison
B: 1928-07-22
D: 2018-08-31
View Details
Willison, George
Gary Nordstrom
B: 1947-05-16
D: 2018-08-25
View Details
Nordstrom, Gary
William Fleisher
B: 1932-09-23
D: 2018-08-19
View Details
Fleisher, William
Jovita Fleisher
D: 2018-08-13
View Details
Fleisher, Jovita
Paul Blomquist
B: 1953-12-16
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Blomquist, Paul
Stella Cunningham
B: 1934-02-28
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Cunningham, Stella
Eugene Aske
B: 1927-07-21
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Aske, Eugene
Leroy Greig
B: 1940-11-08
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Greig, Leroy
John "Jack" Resch
B: 1943-12-14
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Resch, John "Jack"
Steven Clark
B: 1929-01-18
D: 2018-07-27
View Details
Clark, Steven
Jodi Hasse
B: 1969-03-14
D: 2018-07-24
View Details
Hasse, Jodi
Deanna Benzie
B: 1937-05-14
D: 2018-07-24
View Details
Benzie, Deanna

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
703 Oak Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone: 218-829-3581
Fax: 218-829-5016

Online Memorials

Forty years ago it was commonly expected that an obituary for a loved one would be published in the print newspapers in the community or communities where the deceased resided for any length of time. But the continued decline in readership, due in large part to the Internet, has greatly affected this long-standing tradition. In fact, today's newspapers are changing the way they deal with obituary submissions: while some local newspapers publish obituaries or death notices at no charge to the family; others demand a rather significant publication fee, based on word count or the number of column inches used, and there is usually an extra fee for any photographs submitted for inclusion.

Today, There's the Internet

Fortunately, online memorials have taken the place of the print obituary or death notice, and Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home offers what we consider to be the finest example of online memorials, the Book of Memories™. Created by a team of award-winning web developers and designers lead by a funeral professional with over 25 years of experience, the Book of Memories™ is intended to provide your family with a permanent place to pay tribute to your loved one.

More About the Book of Memories™

Far more than a traditional obituary—which is usually published only once and has no interactivity at all—the Book of Memories™ Memorial Website is a fully-interactive archive of treasured photographs and stories remembered from their time spent with friends, family, neighbors and co-workers.

You'll be able to invite others to visit the online memorial, where they can upload images, light a virtual memorial candle, send a sympathy card, share stories, write heart-felt messages of condolence, send a floral tribute to the funeral, or make a charitable donation in memory of your loved one. And the built-in social media integration means they can then “spread the word” about their addition to your loved one’s Book of Memories™ using Facebook and Twitter.

We offer the families we serve a Book of Memories™ memorial website with the intention that it gives you a measure of solace and comfort during the coming months. To arrange for a Book of Memories® memorial website for your loved one, call us today at 218-829-3581.