Dorothy Martin, 79

Dorothy D. Martin, age 79, of Rockford, MN, passed away Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

A memorial service will take place at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Gladstone, ND. I

Inurnment will occur immediately following the service in the church cemetery.

A luncheon will follow the inurnment at the KC Hall in Gladstone.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred; Dorothy’s family will be making memorial donations to a variety of her favorite charities.

Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano, MN.

Dorothy had a long career in banking, as well as owning several businesses with her husband, Le Roy. She was a talented seamstress and gifted musician who could play any instrument.

She has always had a special place in her heart for the family farm in Gladstone, ND, where she still owned land and cattle.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Le Roy, and great grandson, Francis Aslakson.

She is survived by her daughters, Michelle (John) Knapek, Gayle (Steve) Beise, and LaRae (Tom) Traen; grandchildren Siressa (Justin) Sremba, Derek (Maggie) Aslakson, Amanda Beise, Tommy Traen, and Todd Traen; great grandchildren Ryder and Hudson Sremba, Henry and Pearl Aslakson; along with many relatives and friends.

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