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Doris M. Raun

Doris M. Raun

Doris Margaret Marie Raun, 94, of Cloquet, died Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Sunnyside Health Care Center, Cloquet. She was born April 15, 1923 in LaVallee, Ontario, Canada, the daughter of Harold and Marie Green. Doris married Maynard Raun on September 18, 1946 in Fort Frances, Ontario.

Doris worked in a bomb shell filling plant in the Province of Quebec during World War II, had various jobs in retail and then was the owner/operator of D's Fabric Care in Cloquet for 25 years, retiring in 1992. After her retirement, she moved to Arkansas for 10 years, moved to Duluth in 2003 and then returned to Cloquet in 2005. She was a member of Cloquet's Zion Lutheran Church. Doris loved to dance, especially square dancing, play cards, and go wilderness camping with her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Maynard; daughter, Cheryl Jones; and a grandson, Gabriel Vogt.

Doris is survived by her children, Richard (Cindy) Raun of Cloquet, Beryl Ann (Al) Vogt of Cook, Jeffrey (Jane) Raun of St. Charles, IL, and Timothy Raun of Duluth; Cheryl's husband, David Jones of Willmar; eight grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and two step-great grandchildren; sisters, Maxine Plumridge and Ann (Dave) Ostby, both of Fort Frances; and other extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 10:00 until the 11:00 Memorial Service, Friday, May 26, 2017 in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. Inurnment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery columbarium, followed by a luncheon in the Fireside Room of the funeral home. To leave an online tribute, see