Chisholm memorial service planned for Congressman Jim Oberstar

By KBJR News 1

Chisholm memorial service planned for Congressman Jim Oberstar

June 6, 2014 Updated Jun 6, 2014 at 10:06 AM CST

Chisholm, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Memorial services have been set for the late Congressman Jim Oberstar.

A service will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 27 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Chisholm and 1 to 3 p.m at the D.E.C.C in the Harborview Ballroom in Duluth.

A service will also be held in Minneapolis Thursday, June 26th at the University of Minnesota in the Cowles Auditorium from 2:30 to 4pm.

Oberstar died in May at the age of 79.

He held the 8th District seat from 1975 to 2011.