"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 8:58:49, Mar 10th 2014 - dan - Great letter Steve! That is attitude we should be taking, alternatives will be ... [Read More]
- 3:44:17, Mar 7th 2014 - Robert - Fossil fuels are damaging are resources, polluting are air & water and destr ... [Read More]
- 12:32:02, Mar 7th 2014 - - "Turks suffered at the hands of Greece, Bulgaria, and Serbia. Hundreds of thousand ... [Read More]
- 7:38:38, Mar 5th 2014 - bootscoot21 - Thank you Dr. Van Gorp for this complete look at what our generation is ... [Read More]
- 8:39:53, Mar 4th 2014 - email@example.com - Excellent commentary, very thoughtful. Although quite len ... [Read More]
- 9:54:09, Mar 1st 2014 - - We have lost a good friend from Harmony High school class of 1970. I have many goo ... [Read More]
- 9:48:08, Mar 1st 2014 - - Rest in Peace Loenard ... [Read More]
- 9:14:19, Feb 25th 2014 - firstname.lastname@example.org - Eric, I don't know if you remember me but I am Erik Paulsen's M ... [Read More]
- 8:58:12, Feb 25th 2014 - jjoyengel - You are both wonderful people! You have and are doing something not just ... [Read More]
- 3:16:25, Feb 24th 2014 - TY - THANK YOU FCJ! I am not sure any of this would have happened without the excelle ... [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.