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Arthur Michael LaFave

February 5, 1953 ~ July 25, 2017 (age 64)

Arthur Michael LaFave, 64, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at The North Shore Estates in Duluth, MN.

Artie was a Fond du Lac elder and retired after 37 years at MNDOT.    He was a graduate from                     Barnum High School.   Artie had participated in many sports and activities throughout his life.  He enjoyed travel, bonfires, hunting, bowling, golfing and especially riding his Harley. 

Preceded in death by his parents Ed and Irene LaFave, siblings Sonny, Rose, Dan and Bonnie.

Survived by his sister Edna (Tim) Porter. Nieces and nephews; Steven, Jennifer Gail, David, Eddie, Cheryl Ann, JR, David, Desarey, Sara, Lisa and Lori. Many great neices and nephews. Special friend Dione Chanslor

Although Artie didn't have children of his own, he had touched the lives of many including his "granddaughter" Ella. 

A service for Arthur will be held on August 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Fond du Lac Cloquet Community Center, Cloquet, MN.   Arrangements are by Souder-Handevidt Funeral and Cremation Service, Cloquet, MN. 


 Service Information

Memorial Service
August 23, 2017

2:00 PM
Fond du Lac Cloquet Community Center
1720 Big Lake Road
Cloquet, MN 55720

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