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Iris Jean Abrahamson

Female 1925 - 2001  (76 years)


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  • Name Iris Jean Abrahamson 
    Born 04 Apr 1925  Saginaw, St Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Jul 2001  Cloquet, Carlton, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Duluth News-Tribune; 28 Jul 2001

      Iris J. Beaudin Renaud, 76, of LaVaque Road, Hermantown, died Thursday, July 26, 2001, in Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital.

      She was born in Saginaw to Adolph and Hazel Abrahamson on April 4, 1925. She worked for St. Louis County as a switchboard operator at Nopeming and then as a cook at Chris Jensen Nursing Home, retiring in 1985.

      She was a former member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Duluth Heights. She was a member of St. Benedict Catholic Church and AARP. She married O. George Renaud on April 15, 1978, in Duluth.

      She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Howard, Melvin and Norman Abrahamson; and her first husband, Emmett Beaudin in 1970.

      Iris is survived by her husband, O. George; a daughter, Susan (Lance) Fleischauer of Lakeland, Minn; a son, Earl (Barb) Beaudin of Duluth; sisters Elna Brown and Phyllis Pearson, both of Duluth; brothers Homer Abrahamson of Carson City, Nev., and Donald (Evelyn) Abrahamson of Cook; grandchildren Steven and Robert Beaudin of Duluth; stepsons Andrew (Debbie) Renaud of Rockford, Ill., and their children, Jason and Trina, and Bob Beaudin of Duluth and his children, Sean, Sheryl, Shelly, Shane and Shannon; a stepdaughter, Jackie (Larry) Morris of Duluth and their children, Karie and Kristie; and many step-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

      Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Sunday in Bell Brothers Chapel with wake prayers at 7 p.m. Visitation continues from 1 until the 2 p.m. funeral Mass Monday in St. Benedict Catholic Church, the Rev. Father Jon Wild officiating. Burial in Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by Bell Brothers Funeral Directors, Bell Brothers Chapel, 601 N. 56th Ave. W.
    Person ID P2377232661  Conrad Shire Tree
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2015 

    Father Adolph Christian Abrahamson,   b. 17 Aug 1891, Skipperg, Tangen Parish, Drammen, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jul 1969, Saginaw, Saint Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Hazel Rosa Hanson,   b. 12 Sep 1894, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1930, Saint Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Emmet Joseph Beaudin,   b. 29 Mar 1916,   d. 01 Sep 1970, Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Children 
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    Family ID F881  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Living 
    Family ID F884  Group Sheet