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Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
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- 10:15:40, Oct 22nd 2014 - wow - Wow! How are we here voting on this again?! Rusfords motto after the flood was ... [Read More]
- 10:08:54, Oct 22nd 2014 - Also an RP Fan - Peterson too. Let's all combine as one city. We could learn a gr ... [Read More]
- 9:18:55, Oct 22nd 2014 - R-P fan - This referendum thing has divided the community. Let's change the subject. ... [Read More]
- 9:25:16, Oct 22nd 2014 - StopTheDeceptionJon - " IT HAS NEVER BEEN STATED THAT THIS AID WOULD BE APPLIED FOR A ... [Read More]
- 7:17:10, Oct 22nd 2014 - Mayo grad - But FC could not beat Mayo. Gooooo Mayo! ... [Read More]
- 11:07:16, Oct 21st 2014 - fairy tales can come true - In a December 14th, 2012 letter to the editor in the Fil ... [Read More]
- 11:06:26, Oct 21st 2014 - fairy tales can come true - In a December 14th, 2012 letter to the editor in the Fil ... [Read More]
- 9:51:26, Oct 21st 2014 - Anti-conspiracy - #5. RP schools has passed every audit with flying colors. #6. ... [Read More]
- 4:43:44, Oct 21st 2014 - omg - Maybe the several individuals that CAN afford and WANT the new school, should j ... [Read More]
- 2:54:11, Oct 21st 2014 - Vote NO - I don't understand the rationale behind spending $38M on a school for a dis ... [Read More]
Fri, Feb 27th, 2004
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Marian A. Krockow, 99, one of Rushford's oldest residents, died Feb. 23, 2004, at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford.
She was born to Ernest and Mina (Tagland) Krockow on Sept. 17, 1904. She attended the Rushford Public School and was a graduate of the Rushford High School. She went on to Winona State Collage, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education and did her post graduate work at the University of Minnesota and also from Northern Ill. at Dekalb. She taught in Spring Valley and Rushford schools and in Woodstock, Ill. for several years. During WWII she served with the Red Cross at Beaumont Hospital Center, at El Paso, TX and also at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas. From Texas she moved back to Woodstock where she taught until her retirement. She then moved to Rushford where she was a part time teacher at Rushford School. She was a life long member of Rushford Lutheran Church, and its women's organizations and the former Tuesday morning bible study group. She also served on the church council and the historical committee of Rushford Lutheran Church, was a member of the Retired Teachers of Illinois, the Rushford Eastern Star Chapter 93 for over 50 years and the Rushford Area Historical Society. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Donald and sister Ruth. A memorial service for Marian A. Krockow was Feb. 27, 2004, at Hoff Funeral Homes Rushford Chapel with the Rev. Roger Michaelson officiating. Burial was in the Rushford Lutheran Cemetery.