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Friday, October 24th, 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, Sep 12th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Edward Louis Mundfrom, 84, of Lime Springs, a longtime area farmer and tax preparer, died August 31, 2003, at his home.
He was born May 11, 1919, near Tripoli in Bremer County, Iowa, and attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church in rural Tripoli as a child. When he was 8 years old he moved with his parents to a farm near Cherry Grove in Fillmore County, attended a country school and graduated in three years from Wykoff High School. During World War II he served in the military overseas. On June 11, 1950, he married Gladys Harders. She died in February 1985. He married Jean Borgan on Aug. 9, 1986, and she survives. Mr. Mundfrom farmed in Fillmore County most of his life and also worked as a tax preparer at Ostrander State Bank for 49 years. He was a longtime member of Saetersdal Lutheran Church, where he served in many positions, and was a member of the Ostrander American Legion. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Carolyn (Rick) Olsen of Chatfield; two sons, Edward G. (Barb) of rural Lime Springs and Joe (Leesa) of Winston-Salem, N.C.; a stepson, Duane (Susie) Borgan of Hoffman Estates, Ill.; three stepdaughters, Betty (Hal) Lieghlte of Arlington, Va., Linda (Ray) Murphy of Lime Springs and Marcia (Gary) Murray of Cresco, Iowa; 21 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Ruby Jones of Lime Springs, Wilma (Frank) Peters of Denver, Marie (Ted) Bany of Sumner, Iowa, and Emma Lou (Eldon) Larson of Minneapolis; and a brother, Fred (Dorothy) of rural Spring Valley. He was preceded in death by an infant sister, a brother and a grandson. The funeral for Edward Mundfrom was September 6, 2003 at Saetersdal Lutheran Church in rural Lime Springs, with the Rev. Linda Johnson-Prestholt officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Lindstrom Funeral Home in Lime Springs was in charge of arrangements.