Sara Ann Groetsch, North St. Paul resident, passed away peacefully on June 7 at St. Joseph Hospital, St Paul. Sara was born Jan. 13, 1939 in St. Peter, Minn., to Byron and Grace Briggs, both whom preceded her to heaven.
Asher Johathan Bakke was born May 19 at 5:54 p.m. He weighed 7 pounds 9 ounces and was 19 inches long. Welcoming him are his parents, Dan and Kim Bakke of Chicago and sisters, Evie, almost 4, and Cate, 2.
Margaret Mathilda (Hanson) Pedersen, age 85, of New Brighton, passed away April 4, surrounded by her three daughters. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Kristen Pedersen, Lisa Wondra (Christopher), Greta Knoll (Matt); grandchildren, Jasmine, Emma, Ellinora, Karch, Erik; dear friends and many relatives.