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John Edward Gause

April 28, 1945 ~ April 26, 2020 (age 74)

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John Edward Gause, died at the age of 74 on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at Aitkin Health Services in Aitkin, Minnesota.  John was born April 28, 1945 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. John worked as an Auto Mechanic for over 40 Years. He excelled as a mechanic and was a “jack of all trades” around the home. John enjoyed hunting, fishing and collecting old cars. He loved spending time with family and friends.  John was preceded in death by his parents; William and Eleanor Adams, and Brother; David Adams.

John is survived by his sons; David (Sara) Gause and Tom (Kristen) Gause,

Brother; Richard Adams,

Sister; Frances Carter,

And many other special relatives and friends.

John had a great sense of humor and charm. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.  

John’s family would like to thank the nurses and aides

at Aitkin Health Services.

Private Services will be held at a later date. Due to the unprecedented need in all of our communities, the family suggests that memorials and expressions of sympathy be made to the charity of your choice.  Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Aitkin.  To send a message of condolence go to

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