Places

  • Crosby is also known as: Crow Wing County / Crosby city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tye Olson (actor and model), and Anthony Bonsante (professional boxer).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Crosby-Ironton Courier.

History

Crosby is adjacent to its twin city of Ironton. It is one of the cities in the Cuyuna Range. This was a town that was built for the sole purpose of mining. It was plotted out and planned to make sure that it was not on top of any iron ore. In the 1932 local elections, the voters of Crosby elected Karl Emil Nygard as President of the Village Council and thus became the first city in the United States to have a Communist mayor. Crosby was the location of the worst mining disaster in Minnesota, the Milford Mine disaster. On February 5, 1924, a new tunnel was blasted too close to nearby Foley Lake, and water rushed in, killing 41 miners. In August 1957, Dr. David Simons, a 35-year-old Air Force major, climbed to nearly 102,000 feet (31,000 m) above the Earth as part of Project Manhigh. The flight, which was launched from the 400-foot-deep (120 m) Portsmouth Mine Pit Lake in Crosby, helped the country take its fledgling steps into space exploration. Simons returned to Crosby in 2007 to mark the anniversary of the Man High...

There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Crosby, Minnesota.

Crosby Obituaries

It was noted on November 19th, 2015 that Elwood "Don" Faul died in Crosby, Minnesota.  Faul was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Elwood "Don"'s life.

It was reported on September 6th, 2015 that Doris Jean Hewitt died in Crosby, Minnesota.  Hewitt was 88 years old and was born in Grafton, ND.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Doris Jean's life.

It was revealed by Tri-City Herald on March 26th, 2015 that Elaine Louise Gana died in Richland, Washington.  Gana was 87 years old and was born in Crosby, MN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elaine Louise's life.

It was revealed by Auburn Reporter on September 12th, 2014 that Ella Jo Thor died in Mount Vernon, Washington.  Thor was 90 years old and was born in Crosby, MN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ella Jo's life.

It was revealed by Skagit Valley Herald on September 7th, 2014 that Ella Jo Thor perished in Mount Vernon, Washington.  Thor was 90 years old and was born in Crosby, MN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ella Jo's life.

It was reported by Minneapolis Star Tribune on June 25th, 2014 that Robert G Doshan passed away in Crosby, Minnesota.  Doshan was 91 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert G's life.

It was disclosed by Minneapolis Star Tribune on June 24th, 2014 that Alfred Henry Isle perished in Crosby, Minnesota.  Isle was 89 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Alfred Henry's life.

It was reported by Minneapolis Star Tribune on May 11th, 2014 that Ambros R Johnson passed away in Crosby, Minnesota.  Johnson was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ambros R's life.

It was revealed on May 1st, 2014 that Allan Leroy Kile passed on in Crosby, Minnesota.  Kile was 84 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Allan Leroy's life.

It was reported by The Bismarck Tribune on March 26th, 2014 that Carol Jean McLaurin (Iverson) died in Devils Lake, North Dakota.  Ms. McLaurin was 59 years old and was born in Crosby, MN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Carol Jean's life.

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Kline Funeral Home

Jay Kline has been involved in the funeral business for the past 24 years. He graduated from The Dallas Institute of Mortuary Science in 1987 and was employed by Northland Funeral Home in Pine River until opening Kline Funeral Home in 2000.

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Koop Funeral Home
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Crosby Funeral Home News

Obituaries published Nov. 3
Souza and his wife Brighid of Minnesota; and Michael G ... Funeral from the Robert J. Lawler and Crosby Funeral Home, 1803 Centre St., West Roxbury on Thursday, November 4, at 10 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Theresa of Avila ...
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Joyce L. Peterson
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