Harriet B. Sobczak, 92, Duluth, died peacefully August 17, 2012. She was born in Crookston, MN, on July 3, 1920 to Albert and Clara LaPlante. Harriet had worked in food service at UMD. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and it's Altar and Rosary Society. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Margaret Rose Hines, son David Michael, brothers Lloyd, Ray, Jerome, Clarence and Arnold LaPlante and sisters Florence Contos, Beaulah Gardener, Rose Musolf, Pat Lohigh, Jeanette LaPlante and Lorina Christoperson. Harriet is survived by her daughter Barbara(Bob)Risberg, Sturgeon Lake, sons Bill(Diane)Sobczak , Hastings, MN, Charles(Molly)Sobczak, Sanibal Island, FL, Steve(Nancy)Sobczak, Rochester, MN, brother Art LaPlante, Duluth, 13 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Visitation 10AM until the 11AM Mass Of Christian Burial Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Duluth. Burial at Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by Williams-Lobermeier-Boettcher Funeral Home.