Published September 18 2010
Minnesota Bankruptcies (September 18, 2010)Chapter 7 is a petition to liquidate assets and discharge debts.
Chapter 11 is a petition for protection from creditors and to reorganize.
Chapter 12 is a petition for family farmers to reorganize.
Chapter 13 is a petition for wage earners to readjust debts.
Filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Bankruptcy filings from the following counties: Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Hubbard, Mahnomen, Norman, Otter Tail, Polk, Traverse, Wadena and Wilkin.
John R. and Shari L. Hanson, Fergus Falls, Chapter 7, debts of $399,315, assets of $262,102.
Linda J. Wendt, Ottertail, Chapter 7, debts of $61,240, assets of $24,530.
Paul J. and Lisa M. Werstlein, Cass Lake, both unemployed, Chapter 7, debts of $137,343, assets of $77,662.
Bernard D. and Joy R. Pelzman, formerly known as Joy Dudgeon, Ada, Chapter 13, debts of $89,802, assets of $69,709. Pelzman is a boiler engineer. Mrs. Pelzman is a deli associate.
Rita A. Synstegaard, Park Rapids, Chapter 7, debts of $32.393, assets of $127,130.
Janice M. Braaten, Alexandria, dietary aide, Chapter 7, debts of $33,154, assets of $9,084.
Joseph Perez III and Valerie Lynn Perez, formerly known as Valerie Tucker, North Salt Lake, Utah, Chapter 7, debts of $259,414, assets of $161,810. Perez is a student. Mrs. Perez is a cashier.
Debby Lou Kramer, Walker, waitress, Chapter 7, debts of $18,918, assets of $4,756.
Dana L. Erickson, Crookston, teacher, Chapter 7, debts of $107,201, assets of $42,097.
Greg A. and Patricia L. Forcier, Alexandria, Chapter 7, debts of $43,002, assets of $23,187.
Laurie A. Ernst, Barnesville, Chapter 7, occupation, debts and assets not listed.
Michael S. and Susan D. Kvanvig, 1123 9th St. N., Moorhead, Chapter 7, debts of $170,120, assets of $123,057. Kvanvig is a customer service agent. Mrs. Kvanvig is unemployed.
Annette D. McCusker, Akeley, unemployed, Chapter 7, debts of $27,790, assets of $3,365.
Clay W. and Theresa J. Halverson, Detroit Lakes, Chapter 13, occupations, debts and assets not listed.