Meryl Olive Rasmussen, of Baudette, Minn. died at peacefully at age 88 on October 30, 2021, of cancer after enjoying many years in remission. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 18, at the First Congregational Church in Baudette. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 pm on Wednesday, November 17, at Helgeson Funeral Chapel in Baudette.

Meryl is survived by her sister Donna Beaudry (Vancouver, B.C.); sister-in-law Ann Wennberg (Fargo, N.D.); children David Rasmussen (Baudette), Scott Rasmussen (Becker, Minn.), Heather Rasmussen (Baudette); grandchildren Zachary Rasmussen (Okinawa, Japan), Isabella Rasmussen (St Cloud, Minn.); many nieces and nephews, and countless friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband Donald Rasmussen; son Dane Rasmussen; parents George and Olive (Morris) Graham; sister Betty Mitchell; sister-in-law Betty Prosser; and many lifelong friends.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests you instead make a donation in her memory to the American Cancer Society or Red Cross International.