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Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 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, Jun 13th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Celia Edith Peterson, 90, of Winona, a retired teacher, died June 6, 2003 at Winona Community Hospital.
Born April 26, 1913, in rural Lanesboro, Celia attended a rural Fillmore County school through the eighth grade and graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1930. After high school she waited a year and then attended Winona State Teachers College for a year. In 1955 she graduated from Winona State Teachers College with a degree in education. She began a 43-year teaching career in rural schools, later taught in Dodge Center and Albert Lea, and then in Austin for 18 years until her retirement in 1975. She was a lifelong member of Elstad Lutheran Church, and was a member of the Sons of Norway and the National and Minnesota education associations and affiliates. She was a former member of the American Association of University Women. Survivors include nieces and nephews. Four sisters preceded her in death. The funeral was held June 10, 2003 at Elstad Lutheran Church in rural Lanesboro, with the Rev. Wade Davick officiating. Burial was in Elstad Cemetery. Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro was in charge of arrangements.