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Melva Aske


Mon, Mar 2nd, 2015
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Melva Aske, age 93 of Mabel, Minn. and formerly of Spring Grove, passed away Fri., Feb. 20, 2015 at Green Lea Manor in Mabel.

She was born on Feb. 18, 1922 to Edwin and Susie (Thompson) Sickle, in Lanesboro, Minn. and baptized on April 7, 1922.

She attended rural schools.

On August 25, 1962 Melva married Roger Aske. The couple were Spring Grove residents for many years. Roger preceded Melva in death on Oct. 12, 2007.

Throughout her life Melva worked at Lanesboro Produce, The White Front Café, Dr. Rogne’s office, Northern Engraving, and did child daycare in her home until she retired.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Spring Grove, and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary for many years.

She is survived by her sons: Darrell (Edie) of Indio, Calif., David (Janet) of Rochester, Minn., and Jon (Debbie) of Decorah, Iowa; two sisters: Ag Vogen of Chatfield, Minn., and Alta Kruse of Chatfield, Minn.; her grandchildren: Lucas Aske, Lynne Sickle, Jeff Sickle, Matt Sickle and Kristin Sickle; and also her great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Edwin and Susie, and her husband, Roger, she was preceded in death by her brothers: Henry Sickle, Earl Sickle and Arthur Sickle.

Memorial services will be held Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spring Grove.

Burial of cremains will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.

Pastor Zane Anderson will officiate.

Friends may call on Tuesday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of service.

Roble Funeral Home of Spring Grove is assisting the family with arrangements.



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