HUMBOLDT – L.D. “Red” Bothne, 89, of Humboldt, passed away August 16, 2014 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial, celebrated by Fr. James Tigges, will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Humboldt. Interment will be in Indian Mound Cemetery, Humboldt. Visitation is from 9:30 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the Church. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt is in charge of arrangements.

Red is survived by his wife of almost 62 years, Harriett Bothne of Humboldt; his children, Barbara (Dyle) Erickson of Humboldt, Cheryl (Frank) Binger of Bozeman, MT, Bruce (Chris) Bothne of rural Bode, Laurie (Bob) Borland of West Branch, and Julie Bothne-Maggard of Gilmore City; 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren who were the light of his life.