Ruth Ann Cahill

Ruth Ann Cahill,  age 87,  of Waverly, Iowa, and formerly of Rochester, Minnesota,  passed away July 17, 2016.
Ruth Ann Cahill

Ruth worked for Northwestern Bell Telephone Company as a Long Distance Operator and a Service Representative in Mason City, Iowa and Rochester, Minnesota.

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Severt “Chet” Chester Rask

Severt “Chet” Chester Rask,  age 80,  of Zimmerman and formerly Rockford, Minnesota,  passed away on July 14, 2016
Severt Chester 'Chet' Rask

Chet worked in the Wayzata Central Office, retireing from northwestern Bell 1991.

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Jon Dennis Nylander

Jon Dennis Nylander, age 75, of  Centennial, Colorado, and formerly of Duluth, Minnesota, passed away June 20, 2016.
Jon Nylander Obituary

Jon began his career in telecommunications with Northwestern Bell Telephone in Duluth in 1966.  He retired from Quest Communications in Denver in 1999 after 33 years of service.  Jon served in various capacities with the company over the years,  mainly as a Planning Engineer.  In 1994 Jon was relocated to Denver from Duluth as a result of Qwest relocating the engineering operations.

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