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Elisha Eyne Wennberg

March 27, 1985 ~ June 30, 2020 (age 35)

Obituary

Elisha Eyne Wennberg, 35, of Duluth, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday, June 30, 2020.  She was born in Duluth, on March 27, 1985, to David and Jeanine Wennberg (Mehrman).

She had worked at Black Bear Casino Coffee Shop and more recently at Fond Du Luth Casino as a cashier. She graduated from Duluth East High School in 2003.

She enjoyed spending time with friends and family, most importantly with her son DJ and furry friend Deuce.  She also very much enjoyed fishing and camping at Boulder Lake. 

She was preceded in death by grandparents, Evelyn and William Wennberg, grandfather, Gerald Mehrman; mother-in-law, Michelle Liupakka.

Elisha is survived by, her son, DJ William Defoe; Significant other, Dan Defoe; parents, David and Jeanine Wennberg; brother, Matt (Zoe) Wennberg; sister-in-laws, Jessica (Jason), and Billie Jo Defoe-Robinson; grandmother, Nancy Mehrman; father-in-law, LeRoy Defoe;  and numerous, aunts, uncles, family and friends.

Memorials can be directed to the family who will be funding a trust for Elisha’s son DJ William.

A visitation will be 10AM, until the 11AM time for sharing, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at the Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E 2nd St, Duluth, MN 55805. Visit the Dougherty Funeral Home Facebook page for the 11AM, Live Stream.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
July 7, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dougherty Funeral Home
600 E 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55805

Celebration of Life
Tuesday
July 7, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dougherty Funeral Home
600 E 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55805

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