"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Monday, July 28th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 7:50:52, Jul 28th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - @wow-so you're willing to spend more on gas money to buy in Iowa wh ... [Read More]
- 11:01:18, Jul 27th 2014 - Eagle - Dear Mr. Bear, I thought to address a few of the issues you bring up. ... [Read More]
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- 1:39:15, Jul 27th 2014 - yes - Spanish books would be GREAT! They don't have any books now at FC and if your c ... [Read More]
- 1:30:09, Jul 27th 2014 - wow - Living on the Iowa border I will do all my shopping in Iowa if they do that! ... [Read More]
- 1:27:17, Jul 27th 2014 - in harmony - Hum...no tickets issued? Thats something I've never heard before. My X g ... [Read More]
- 3:01:39, Jul 22nd 2014 - Don K. - My medical premium will go up significantly next year under Obama care. Thi ... [Read More]
- 8:44:09, Jul 20th 2014 - @ new resident - Wykoff has a summer softball league for youths ages 5-18 and they ha ... [Read More]
- 11:28:08, Jul 18th 2014 - Go kaase! - Tom I hope you get elected as sheriff! Although you have worked in roche ... [Read More]
- 3:14:00, Jul 18th 2014 - SV citizen - I have concern that there would be a conflict of interest with Kaase bei ... [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.