Lee Peterson, age 75, of Baltic, South Dakota, passed away August 22, 2018.
Lee worked as a frame attendant for Qwest Communications for 34 years, retiring in 2001.
Obituary and further information at Minnehaha Funeral Home: http://www.minnehahafuneralhome.com/obituary/lee-peterson
John Frandsen, age 96, of Springfield, Missouri, and previously of Omaha, Nebraska, passed away on August 22, 2018.
John was a World War II veteran of the Air Force who specialized in communications. Later, he worked for the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Omaha, Nebraska, and retired as Vice President.
Obituary and further information at Greenlawn Funeral Home: http://www.greenlawnfuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/3591988/Frandsen-John/obituary.php
Joel Wardell, age 61, of Sioux Falls, south Dakota, passed away August 22, 2018.
Joel began working of Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. in 1975 as an Operator. He retired in 2000.
Obituary and further information at Miller Funeral Home: http://www.millerfh.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=2131640
Neil Russell Parker, age 85, of West Des Moines, Iowa, passed away August 22, 2018.
Neil began work for Northwestern Bell prior to serving in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict, stationed in Germany. He then returned to the phone company from which he retired early at age 49.
Obituary and further information at the Des Moines Register / Obituaries: https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/desmoinesregister/obituary.aspx?n=neil-russell-parker&pid=190048153&eid=sp_ommatch&eid=sp_ommatch
Robert A. Shaw, age 77, of Carriere, Mississippi (winter) and South Haven, Minnesota (summers), passed away July 22, 2018.
After retiring from The Phone Company he lived out his dream of Warm Winters and Beautiful Summers, laying claim to both MN & MS as home.
— “Bob was the guy that kept the phone company phones and computer systems running.”
Obituaries and further information at…
— StarTibune / Obituaries: http://www.startribune.com/obituaries/detail/0000270031/?fullname=robert-a-shaw
— Picayune Funeral Home: http://www.picayunefuneral.com/book-of-memories/3572703/Shaw-Robert/obituary.php
Andrea Susan Augustyn, age 73, of Hermantown, Minnesota, passed away August 19, 2018.
Andrea worked at AT&T and Qwest.
Obituary and further information at Sunrise Funeral Home: https://www.sunrisefuneralhomeandcemetery.com/obituaries/Andrea-Augustyn/#!/Obituary