Darwin “Duke” Braaten, 83, of Elizabeth, MN, formerly of Bloomington, MN, died on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at his residence under the care of LB Hospice.

Memorial gathering: 12:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 8, 2019, at Augustana Lutheran Church in Elizabeth, with a memorial gathering one hour prior to the service at the church.

Clergy; Pastor Kate Bruns

Interment: Long Bridge Cemetery, Sauk Centre, MN

Funeral arrangements are with the Glende-Nilson Funeral Home of Fergus Falls for Darwin Braaten.

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