Barbara Ann Tuve, 57, of Cloquet, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2011 in St. Luke’s Hospital. Barb was born in Onamia, Minnesota in 1954 to Harry and Vera Weiss. She married Jim Tuve and on September 4th, they would have celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary.
Barb loved being with her family and friends. She liked making cards, doing crafts, feeding the birds, camping, and fishing, especially winter fishing. Barb loved going on their annual fall “leaf rides” to see the pretty fall colors and would often drive through Jay Cooke State Park to look at the deer. She loved her “Mountain Dew” and enjoyed playing her favorite computer games, especially Farmville, Zoo World, Petville, and Words With Friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Vera Weiss, and her sisters, Bonita Weiss and Bev Danger.
Barb is survived by her husband, Jim of Cloquet; daughter, Toni Tuve of Superior; son, Terry Tuve of Cloquet; her beloved granddaughter, Rachael of Superior and her faithful dog, Rolo. She is also survived by her brothers, Harry Weiss, Jr. of Grand Rapids and Don (Suk) Weiss of Mahtowa; sister, Brenda (Jay) Putney of Winthrop, Minnesota, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff of St. Luke’s Hospital.
Funeral Services were held Saturday, August 20, 2011 in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. Burial was in New Calvary Cemetery.