"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Monday, May 25th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 8:53:13, May 24th 2015 - Greg Rendahl - Jason, while you certainly make some good points in your opinion piece ... [Read More]
- 4:56:30, May 22nd 2015 - Shame on you - "A gun is an instrument of death. It is designed for one purpose, to k ... [Read More]
- 1:35:20, May 22nd 2015 - Michael - As a Navy veteran I salute Ron Scheevel for his service and sacrifice in Vi ... [Read More]
- 12:48:16, May 22nd 2015 - Kim Wentworth - a couple of points in response. the NRA has had a long history in gu ... [Read More]
- 11:57:35, May 22nd 2015 - RogerClegg - Re felon voting: Glad this bill failed. If you aren’t willing to fo ... [Read More]
- 12:15:00, May 20th 2015 - Shorty - Makes me feel pretty old when I read about people I knew. I would like to ... [Read More]
- 11:34:36, May 20th 2015 - SV80 - To Future: I can empathize with your regarding Hawkeye63. He exhibits all t ... [Read More]
- 12:49:06, May 19th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 My entire argument has been based on legal civil rights argument ... [Read More]
- 7:22:50, May 19th 2015 - hawkeye63 - There you have it fellow citizens, I sure hope America is paying attentio ... [Read More]
- 6:06:44, May 18th 2015 - Redhorse51 - Thank you for a great read. Like an addicting mini-series, I could not ... [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.