Letterwerks Sign City
 
VBC Video
"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Friday, April 25th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
<< | < | 403 | 404 | 405 | 406 | 407 | > | >>

Celia Edith Peterson


Fri, Jun 13th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Celia Edith Peterson, 90, of Winona, a retired teacher, died June 6, 2003 at Winona Community Hospital.

Born April 26, 1913, in rural Lanesboro, Celia attended a rural Fillmore County school through the eighth grade and graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1930. After high school she waited a year and then attended Winona State Teachers College for a year. In 1955 she graduated from Winona State Teachers College with a degree in education. She began a 43-year teaching career in rural schools, later taught in Dodge Center and Albert Lea, and then in Austin for 18 years until her retirement in 1975. She was a lifelong member of Elstad Lutheran Church, and was a member of the Sons of Norway and the National and Minnesota education associations and affiliates. She was a former member of the American Association of University Women.

Survivors include nieces and nephews. Four sisters preceded her in death.

The funeral was held June 10, 2003 at Elstad Lutheran Church in rural Lanesboro, with the Rev. Wade Davick officiating. Burial was in Elstad Cemetery. Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro was in charge of arrangements.

May O. Roelofs

Fri, Jun 13th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

May O. Roelofs, 99, of Rochester, formerly of Preston, died June 8, 2003 at Samaritan Bethany Heights.

May O. Gysbers was born Oct. 3, 1903, in Alto, Wis., moved to Castlewood, S.D., with her family and later to Hinckley, Minn. ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Theresa "Terri" Blanchard

Fri, Jun 13th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Theresa "Terri" Blanchard, 55, of Spring Valley, died June 11, 2003 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.

Theresa Rose Schwering was born Jan. 12, 1948, in Fort Dodge, Iowa, to William and Alms (Schroer) Schwering. ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Gordon Hale Benschoter

Fri, Jun 13th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Gordon Hale Benschoter, 92, of Fairmont, MN, father of Lori Slindee of Harmony, died June 10, 2003 at the Lakeview Methodist Health Care Center in Fairmont.

Mr. Benschoter was born February 15, 1911 in Silver Lake Township, Mar ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Beata Carolina Kruegel Jordan

Fri, Jun 6th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Beata Carolina Kruegel Jordan, 94, of Minneapolis, formerly of Preston and Rochester, died Jan. 11, 2003, at Whittier Health Care Center in Minneapolis, where she had lived since October 1993.

Beata Carolina Kruegel was born Ju ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Floyd 'Ted' Kappers

Fri, Jun 6th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Floyd 'Ted' Kappers, 87, of Spring Valley, a retired farmer and truck driver, died June 3, 2003 at Spring Valley Care Center where he had been a patient a short time.

He was born July 10, 1915, to John and Louis Kappers and att ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Margaret Garness Hench

Fri, Jun 6th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Margaret “Peggy” Garness Hench, age 68, of Millsap, Texas, formerly of the Mabel and Harmony areas, died June 1, 2003 at the All Saints Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas surrounded by her family after a valiant battle with mantle cell lymphoma.
[Read the Rest]

Lawrence E. Berland

Fri, Jun 6th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Lawrence E. "Larry" Berland, 90, of Preston, a retired farmer, died June 3, 2003 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester.

Larry was born Sept. 16, 1912, in Rushford, the son of Oscar and Anna (Isberg) Berland. He graduated from Pr ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Lempie S. Agrimson

Fri, Jun 6th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries

Lempie S. Agrimson, 94, died May 31, 2003 at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford, MN.

Lempie was born October 29, 1908 in New York Mills, MN to Oscar and Selma (Tervo) Salo. On November 2, 1940 she married Elbert L. Agr ..... 
[Read the Rest]
<< | < | 403 | 404 | 405 | 406 | 407 | > | >>