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Visitation is Friday for Thomas W. Evenson, funeral Saturday

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Thomas W. Evenson died on Father's Day at Region's Hospital in St. Paul after what his obituary says was a short, toughly-fought battle with cancer. He was 74 years old.


Evenson was nearly a life-long Hudson plumber, but it was his community service and stalwart character that he will be remembered for.

Willis Miller, the late publisher of the Star-Observer and a long-time friend of Evenson's, describe him as one of the most thoughtful and nicest men he had ever met.

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Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.
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