"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Monday, November 30th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
- 9:20:20, Nov 24th 2015 - reader - What an inspiring message! Thank you! ... [Read More]
- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
- 8:02:03, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
Fri, Jun 27th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Evelyn Apenhorst, 85, of Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, formerly of Forestville Township, Fillmore County, died June 18, 2003 at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester.
Evelyn Johanna Brusse was born Sept. 11, 1917, in Preston, to John and Mary (Ledeboer) Brusse. She attended Preston schools and normal training and then taught at Stone School. On Sept. 7, 1938, she married Raymond Apenhorst at the Evangelical Church parsonage in Preston. They farmed in Forestville Township. Mrs. Apenhorst was a member of Greenleafton Reformed Church, Farmerettes Homemakers Club and Green Valley Riders Saddle Club. She enjoyed cooking, knitting, and growing violets and roses. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Ann (Bob) Root of Spring Valley; three sons, Gary (Janice) of Preston, Richard (Evelyn) and Douglas (Linda), both of Spring Valley; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a stepgrandson; and a sister, Doris (Carroll) Prinsen of Preston. She was preceded in death by her husband, a granddaughter and a brother. The funeral was held Juen 21, 2003 at the Greenleafton Reformed Church in Greenleafton, with the Rev. Mark Volkers and Aaron Vis co-officiating. Burial was in Greenleafton Cemetery. Hindt-Hutchins Funeral Home in Spring Valley was in charge of arrangements.