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Chevalier 'Chevy' Krall

REMER — Chevalier “Chevy” F. Krall, age 80, of Remer, died March 21, 2011, peacefully with his family in Nowthen.

He was born in Crosby on Dec. 16, 1930, to Frank and Mabel (Ryan) Krall. He grew up in Crosby and graduated from the Crosby-Ironton High School class of 1948. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving in the Korean War. After serving in the military he returned back to Crosby and worked for several years for Hanna Mining. He married Diane G. Englund on Aug. 20, 1960, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Crosby. Later they moved to the Twin Cities where he worked for control data until he retired in 1986. In 1997 Chevy and Diane moved to their retirement home in Remer. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Crosby, the Myrin-James American Legion Post No. 443, Ironton, and the Disabled Veterans.

Survivors include son, Chris Krall, of St. Louis Park; daughters, Angie (Tim) Parks, of Nowthen, and Jill (Jeff) Smith, of Nowthen;  grandchildren, Chevy, Matthew and Nick Parks, Carter and Lynnea Smith.

Preceding him in death are his parents; and his wife, Diane, in 2009.

Funeral services will 11 a.m. on Monday, March 28 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Crosby. Burial will be at the Lakewood Cemetery in Crosby with military honors provided by the Myrin-James American Legion Post. Friends may call on Sunday at the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby from 4 to 7 p.m. with a rosary at 6 p.m.