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Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel in Chisholm, with Fr. Radomir Plavsic of St. Vasilije "Basil" of Ostrog Serbian Orthodox Church of Chisholm officiating. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Tuesday. Interment will immediately follow in Lakeview Cemetery in Coleraine, MN.

Dessie Zobenica, 83, of Chisholm, died Tuesday, November 3, 2016, at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm. She was born April 16, 1933, in Hibbing, MN, to Daniel and Mary (Radakovich) Popovich. Dessie was a graduate of Duluth Morgan Park High School, class of 1951. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Home Economics Education from UMD in 1955 and taught home economics in Chisholm schools for 26 years. Dessie was united in marriage on June 23, 1956, in Chisholm to Nick I. Zobenica and was a Chisholm resident since 1960. She served as choir director at St. Vasilije "Basil" of Ostrog Serbian Orthodox Church of Chisholm and loved embroidery, sewing, and knitting.

Dessie is survived by her children, Dawn (Jim) Lund of Lakeville, MN, Steven Zobenica of Dickinson, TX; granddaughter, Deena Lund; brother, Nick Popovich of Fullerton, CA; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Nick, on 9/29/2016.


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Visitation

Tuesday

8

Nov

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel

205 NW First Street
Chisholm, MN 55719

Funeral Service

Tuesday

8

Nov

11:00 AM
Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service Chapel

205 NW First Street
Chisholm, MN 55719

Cemetery Details

Location

Lakeview Cemetery

Morse Road
Buhl, MN 55713

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