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James Newhouse 1944 – 2022

James Newhouse, age 78, of Menahga, Minnesota passed away on December 19, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Park Rapids, Minnesota. Services will be held in the Spring or Summer of 2023.
James Edward Newhouse was born on May 7, 1944, to Arvid and Anna (Bimberg) Newhouse in Wadena, Minnesota. He attended Country School through 8th grade.
James was employed with R.D. Offutt Farms for 20 years, retiring after he turned 60. James enjoyed hunting, going for drives, and visiting with people uptown. He loved his dog, Tippy, and the friendship they built together.
Preceding James in death are his parents; siblings: Fred, Ellen Thorson, Mildred Laine, Archie, and two infant siblings.
James is survived by his sisters: Janice (Delbert) Warmbold; and Violet Meckola; brother-in-law: Howard Thorson; sisters-in-law: Vida and Velma; his loving dog, Tippy; many nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
James’ family would like to extend a special thank you to the Home Health Aides from Caring Hands in Sebeka.
Arrangements provided by Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service of Wadena, Minnesota. Please visit to leave memorials and condolences on James’ Tribute Wall. 1-4c

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