Hazel M. Haarup


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired elder, Donald A. Haarup, who died in 2003

Date of death: Nov. 1, 2018 at age 86

Arrangements: A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home (202 Eighth Ave. Northeast, Brainerd). A visitation will take place at the church one hour prior to the service.

Appointment information: Rev. Haarup was ordained as a deacon in 1953 and as an elder in 1954. He served several churches in Iowa before serving Minnesota churches in Menahga, Sebeka, Glenwood, Villard, Park Rapids, Duluth (First UMC), St. Charles, Dover, and Brainerd. He retired in 1986.

Mrs. Haarup is survived by her children, Audrey (Dr. Charles) Mead, Marsha Haarup, Deborah (Dale) Brenholt, and Paul (Syreathea) Haarup; nine grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rev. Haarup; siblings, Dale Holl and Fern Handeland; and grandchildren, Britney Haarup and Ashley Key.

Cards of condolence can be sent to Marsha Haarup, P.O. Box 131011, St. Paul, MN 55113.

An obituary appears on the Nelson-Doran Funeral Home website.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

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