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Agnes V. Raes, 89

Agnes V. Raes, 89, of Blaine, Minn., formerly of Superior, died Thursday, June 21, 2007, in Blaine. Agnes was born July 11, 1917, in Superior, daughter of Bertha (Genereau) and William Gobin. While at the Sterling House of Blaine, an assisted liv...

Agnes V. Raes, 89, of Blaine, Minn., formerly of Superior, died Thursday, June 21, 2007, in Blaine.

Agnes was born July 11, 1917, in Superior, daughter of Bertha (Genereau) and William Gobin.

While at the Sterling House of Blaine, an assisted living facility, Ag made many friends and liked to play bingo and watch the Twins play baseball.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and husband, John R. Raes, in 1994.

Survivors include her sons, Dennis (Bev) Raes and Robert (Carole) Raes; grandchildren, Steve (Shelli) Raes, Scott (Kim) Raes, Craig Raes and Kim Raes; great-grandchildren, Alex, Sam, Emily and Rebecca Raes.

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The visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service Monday at Downs Funeral Home, corner of Ogden Avenue and N. 19th Street. The Rev. James Tobolski, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, will officiate.

Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery, Superior. Pallbearers will be Steve Raes, Scott Raes, Alex Raes, Sam Raes, Craig Raes and Robert O'Brien.

The family wishes to thank the Sterling House of Blaine for their services and support, and Hospice of the Twin Cities for their excellent care.

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