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Lawstuen - Donald R.


Fri, Dec 12th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Donald R. Lawstuen, 82, of Lanesboro, a retired dairy farmer, died December 4, 2003 at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.

Born Aug. 19, 1921, in rural Lanesboro, he grew up there and graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1941. He was a dairy farmer in rural Lanesboro until 1979, when he retired and moved into town. On Aug. 19, 1943, he married Eleanor Hennessey in Lanesboro, and she preceded him in death in 1969. He and Pearl Berge Olness were married Aug. 8, 1971, in Lanesboro. She is a retired elementary school teacher. They had spent the past 22 winters in Arizona.

Survivors include his wife; seven sons, Rodney (Alice) of Alma, Wis., Robert (Cindy) and Joseph, both of Preston, D. James of Casper, Wyo., John (Karen) of Lanesboro, Peter of Minneapolis and Paul of Eagan, Minn.; a daughter, Catherine (William) Allen of Eagan; 33 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; a stepson, Paul (Carol) Olness of Quartzite, Ariz.; five stepdaughters, Nancy (Larry) Nelson of Mesa, Ariz., Wanita (James) Vigness of Wausau, Wis., Laura Olness of Apache Junction, Ariz., Joyce (David) Rahn of Whalan, and Mary (Manuel) Acevedo of Des Moines, Iowa; and a brother, Robert (Ellen) of Eagan. A daughter preceded him in death.

The funeral for Donald R. Lawstuen was December 8, 2003 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Lanesboro, with the Rev. Russell Scepaniak officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro was in charge of arrangements.

Ferguson - Mary Jane

Fri, Dec 12th, 2003
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Mary Jane Ferguson, 64, of Stewartville, formerly of Chatfield, died December 6, 2003 at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, where she had been a patient since Nov. 17.

Mary Jane Pettey was born April 2, 1939, in Chatfield and gradua ..... 
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Sanford - Wilbur Loren

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Wilbur Loren Sanford, 88, of Spring Valley, died December 1, 2003 at Preston Good Samaritan Center where he had lived since October 2002.

Mr. Sanford was born Jan. 20, 1915, in Fillmore, the son of Claude and Hazel Maude (Winsl ..... 
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Ruesink - Edna V.

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Edna V. Ruesink, 90, of Spring Grove, formerly of Canton, died November 26, 2003 at Tweeten Health Services in Spring Grove.

Edna Vang was born June 26, 1913, north of Canton and graduated from Canton High School in 1932. She w ..... 
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Rollins - Borghild

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Borghild Rollins, 86, of Mabel, died November 27, 2003 at her home.

Borghild Narum was born Feb. 26, 1917, in Fillmore County to Alfred and Clara (Housker) Narum. She attended Mabel schools and graduated from Canton High School ..... 
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Petersen - Dorothy Elida

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Dorothy Elida Petersen, 83, of Rushford died November 28, 2003, at Community Memorial Hospital in Winona.

Elida Bratland was born Dec. 16, 1919 in Rushford, Minn., to John C. and Ida G. (Laumb) Bratland. She graduated from Rushf ..... 
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Patten - Arlene

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Arlene Patten, 81, of Felton, Calif., formerly of Harmony, died October 28, 2003, at Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz.

Arlene Benson was born Aug. 11, 1922, in Harmony, attended rural Harmony elementary schools, and graduated f ..... 
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Miller - Marjorie M.

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Marjorie M. Miller, 93, of Greenleafton, died November 28, 2003 at Harmony Healthcare, where she had lived since February 2001.

Marjorie M. Boland was born June 12, 1910, on the family farm in Bristol Township, Fillmore County, ..... 
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Holmen - Rosa

Fri, Dec 5th, 2003
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Rosa Holmen, 95 of Ostrander, died November 27, 2003 at Ostrander Nursing Home, where she had lived for nine years.

Rosa Claassen was born March 5, 1908, in Fredericksburg, Iowa. In October 1923, she married Elmer Holmen in Aus ..... 
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