MaE Emmalu Huber, age 92, of Crookston, Minnesota, passed away February 16, 2019.
In 1956 MaE began working as a telephone operator for Northwestern Bell in Crookston.
Obituary and further information at Stenshoel-Houske Funeral Home: https://www.stenshoelhouske.com/notices/MaE-Huber
Ernie D. Ingvaldson, age 78, of Albert Lea, Minnesota, passed away February 7, 2019.
Ernie worked as a repairman for Northwestern Bell/US West for 33 years.
Obituary and further information at Bayview Freeborn Funeral Home: https://www.bayviewfuneral.com/notices/Ernie-Ingvaldson
Donald Gjevre, age 80, of Edina, Minnesota, passed away February 12th, 2019.
Don worked at Northwestern Bell Telephone Company and served in the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Emergency Squad.
Obituary and further information at StarTribune/Obituaries: http://www.startribune.com/obituaries/detail/0000298068/
Judith Rae “Judi” Lydell, age 72, of Osage, Minnesota, passed away February 9, 2019.
Judi began her working career with Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. in Detroit Lakes and later in Fargo, ND in a career that spanned 20 years. Over the years, she commuted many thousands of miles to work in Fargo.
Obituary and further information at Jones-Pearson Funeral Home: http://www.jonespearson.com/obituary/judith-lydell
Elizabeth Ann Downing, age 96, of Central City, Nebraska, passed away February 1, 2019.
Elizabeth began work for Northwestern Bell in 1946 as a telephone operator in Fullerton, Nebraska. She also worked in the telephone office in Grand Island and retired from the telephone company in 1976 after employment with them for over 28 years. Elizabeth was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
Obituary and further information at Solt-Wagner Funeral Home: https://www.soltwagnerfuneral.com/obituaries/Elizabeth-Downing-2/#!/Obituary
James E. “Jim” Gillett, age 87, of Rapid City, South Dakota, passed away February 12, 2019.
Work history for Jim was unavailable.
Obituary and further information at Osheim & Schmidt Funeral Home: https://www.osheimschmidt.com/obituary/james-e-jim-gillett
Winifred Waunita Gurwell, age 89, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away February 8, 2019.
Winnie worked at Northwestern Bell and retired after 20 years.
Obituary and further information at Hamilton’s Funeral Home: http://www.hamiltonsfuneralhome.com/services/services_detail.aspx?rid=42275