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Danielle Polman

September 15, 1982 ~ February 19, 2020 (age 37)


Danielle Autumn Polman was born on September 15, 1982 in Little Falls, Minnesota.  Her parents are Nicholas Polman and Julieen (Horn) Mitchum. Danielle was baptized and confirmed at St. Ann’s Catholic Church and attended Wadena High School.  In 2001 she made her home in Minneapolis where she was employed at Bobby & Steve’s Auto where Minnesota Viking, Chris Carter would frequently do business.

Danielle was a loving, devoted mother to her children. She loved spending quality time with them, especially taking them to Valley Fair and Chuck E. Cheese.  Her favorite pastime was watching the WWE.

On February 19, 2020 Danielle passed away unexpectedly at her home at 37 years of age.  She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.  Preceding Danielle in death was her grandfather, Duane Polman; grandmother, Judy Horn; grandmother, Pat Rydbom; great-grandfather, Clarence Horn; great-grandmother, Eva Horn and uncle, Mark Horn.

Danielle is survived by her husband, Reid Buckingham; her children: Riley Dowell (his father, Josh) of Harmony; Jaidyn Polman-Kuhn (her father, Jason) of Crystal; Braylee and Blade Buckingham of Plymouth; parents: Nick (Lonna) Polman of Verndale and Julieen (Phillip) Mitchum of Hatchechubbee;  her siblings: Amanda (Dan Heltemes) Polman of Wadena; Garrett (Shauna Winter) Watland of Circle Pines; Heather (Steve Hayne) Watland of St. Paul; Chelsea (Kyle Taggart) Polman of Wadena; Nicholas Polman of Hatchechubbee, AL; Matthew Mitchum of Hatchechubbee, AL; grandmother, Dorothy Polman of Wadena; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and a host of friends.

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 Service Program


February 27, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Karvonen Funeral Home ~ Wadena
419 2nd Street NE
Wadena, MN 56482

Funeral Service
February 28, 2020

11:00 AM
Karvonen Funeral Home ~ Wadena
419 2nd Street NE
Wadena, MN 56482

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