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Eleanor M. Robertson, 60, Alexandria, Minn., formerly Enderlin, N.D., and Fargo, died Tuesday, March 1, 2005. She is survived by her husband, Larry; two sons, Todd, Kris, both Minneapolis; a daughter, Jill Nelson, Alexandria; a brother, John Frederick, Detroit Lakes, Minn.; a sister, Sharon Been, Dallas; and two grandchildren. The funeral will be today at 11 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Alexandria. (Petermeier's Alexandria Funeral Care & Cremation Service)

Rodney Ray Cooper, 73, Velva, N.D., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005. He is survived by his wife, Joyce; a son Jeff (Lisa), Bottineau, N.D.; two daughters, Cindy (Cy) Kittelson, Velva, Lora (Willy) Soderholm, Minot, N.D.; a brother, Gary (Becky), Jamestown, N.D.; three sisters, Shirley Cooper, Sutton, N.D., Gloria Miller, Judy (Marcus) Cooper Lyle, both Minneapolis; and five grandchildren. The memorial service will be today at 2 in Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.