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Kent Allan Mickelson, 50

Kent Allan Mickelson, age 50, of New Richmond, passed away at the Brodolac Home in New Richmond, on Sept. 23, after many years of battling Huntington's disease.

Kent was born on Sept. 7, 1963, in Stillwater, Minn., to James and Lucille (Pehlke) Mickelson. He attended school in New Richmond.

Kent was a person who enjoyed the outdoors, loved fishing and hunting. In his spare time he enjoyed playing softball, volleyball and going camping. Prior to his illness he was a machinist for Kopac.

He is survived his mother Lucille, of New Richmond; numerous relatives; and friends.

Kent was preceded in death by his brother Kevin in Feb. 2013; his father Jim; and his grandparents.

A celebration of Kent's life will take place at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in New Richmond at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, with Father Jim Brinkman officiating. Friends and relative may call one hour prior to the service at the church.

Cremation Society of Wisconsin is serving the family.

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