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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, Jan 16th, 2004
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Elizabeth McNeir Stennes, 88, of Mabel, formerly of Fillmore and Preston, died January 9, 2004 at Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel.
She was born Elizabeth Clare Winslow on Oct. 29, 1915, in Spring Valley to Sears and Sarah Lena (Foglesong) Winslow. She attended school in Fountain and Chatfield, and graduated from Rochester High School in 1936. On July 17, 1937, she married Mick (Laurence) McNeir at her parents' home. The couple lived in Fillmore and raised their three children there until 1968, when they moved to Preston. Her husband died in 1973. Elizabeth continued living in Preston, where she volunteered at a church and a nursing home. She also volunteered at Fillmore County Historical Society Museum in Fountain. In 1995, she moved to Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel. In 1996, she married Earl Stennes, who died two years later. She was a member of Scheie Lutheran Church. Mrs. Stennes is survived by two sons, Leon (Vikki) McNeir and Dennis (Robin) McNeir; a daughter, Beverly (Willis) Tordsen; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. The funeral for Elizabeth McNeir Stennes was January 12, 2004 at Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel with the Rev. Mary Waudby officiating. Burial was in Fillmore Cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home, Mabel was in charge of arrangements.