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Ruth Sample


Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Ruth Sample, 91, a homemaker and lifelong area resident, died March 17, 2001 at Spring Valley Care Center, where she had lived since December, 2000.

Ruth Utley was born March 25, 1909, in Preston. She graduated from Preston High School in 1927, where she was a member of the girls basketball team that played in the state tournament. She was active in 4-H, in home economics and livestock projects. She attended the University of Minnesota College of Agriculture and was a Fillmore County 4-H agent. She was a founding member of the G.O.B. Sorority at the University. In 1929, she showed the champion beef at the Ag-Royal Livestock Show. On March 5, 1932, she married J. Ivan Sample. The couple farmed at Boulder Front Farm near Spring Valley, and raised registered Angus cattle. Mr. Sample died in 1980. Mrs. Sample was active in the First Congregational Church where she was president of the Women's Fellowship. After the church mergers she remained active in Faith United Methodist Church in Spring Valley. She was a 4-H leader for many years and was active in Homemakers activities.

Survivors include one daughter, Evadene (Don) Hagberg of Sun City, Ariz.; three sons, James Ivan Jr. (Ranah) of Vermillion, S.D., Richard (Ann) of Salem, Ore. and Gregg (Karen) of Spring Valley; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Esther Pickett of Preston. Two brothers, Douglas & Wilbur, one sister, June and one great-grandson, Matthew also preceded her in death.

The funeral for Ruth Sample was held March 20, 2001 at Faith United Methodist Church with the Rev. James W. Ross officiating. Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery. Hindt-Hutchins Funeral Home, Spring Valley, was in charge of arrangements.

Betty VanNurden

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Betty VanNurden, 77, of Chatfield, a retired school cook, died March 20, 2001 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester where she had been a patient since March 12.

Betty Nuehring was born Aug. 26, 1923, in Liberty Township, Hancock County, rural ..... 
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Kenneth B. Miller

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Kenneth B. Miller, 61, of rural Spring Valley, died March 28, 2001 at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City after becoming ill while traveling.

He was born July 24, 1939, in Highland Township, Wabasha County. He attended St. Felix schools in Wabash ..... 
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Clark Gordon Miner

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Clark Gordon Miner, 93, of Plano, Texas, and formerly of Mabel and Winona, Minn., died Monday, April 2, 2001, in Plano.

Clark was born Sept. 5, 1907, in Mabel, to James and Mary (Gordon) Miner. He attended Mabel schools and on June 16, 1928, ..... 
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Dorothy Glynn

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Dorothy Glynn, 62, of Staples, Minn., died at her home on March 25, 2001.

Dorothy Elaine Pederson was born October 9, 1938, in Harmony to Oliver and Edith (Goldsworthy) Pederson at home on their farm. She attended country schools and graduate ..... 
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Eva S. Bolles

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Eva S. Bolles, 87, of Brainerd, formerly of the Wykoff-Spring Valley area, died March 28, 2001 at her home in Brainerd.

Eva S. Johnson was born May 25, 1913, in York Township, Fillmore County. At an early age she moved with her parents to ru ..... 
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Grace Edna Busian

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Grace Edna Busian, 89, of Good Shepherd Home in Rushford, died March 29, 2001 at Winona Community Memorial Hospital.

Grace Edna Gerry was born Dec. 21, 1911, in Saratoga Township of Winona County. She graduated from Winona State Teachers Col ..... 
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Ameta A. Wager

Fri, Apr 6th, 2001
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Ameta A. Wager, 80, of Mabel, died March 30, 2001 at the Harmony Community Nursing Home.

Ameta A. Mades was born July 16, 1920 to Amelia (Ready) and Emil Mades Sr. She married Allen Wager on Sept. 9, 1939, in Decorah, Iowa. They farmed most ..... 
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Weller sentenced to 10 years

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Monday, February 26, 2001

Lloyd Albert Weller was sentenced to 10 years in prison by Judge Robert Benson in Fillmore County District Court on Thursday, February 22.

As part of a plea bargain agreement, Weller had plead guilty to one co ..... 
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