"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Friday, November 27th, 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, Feb 28th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Myrtle E. Rasmussen, age 95, of Spring Grove, Minnesota, formerly of Mabel, Minnesota, and Hesper, Iowa, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2003 at the Tweeten Health Services in Spring Grove.
Myrtle was born September 13, 1907 in Preble Township, Fillmore County, Minnesota to Edwin and Mary (Peterson) Erickson. She graduated from the Mabel High School in 1926 and attended the Winona State Teachers College. She taught in the Scheie, Henrytown, and Amherst districts. On February 20, 1932 she married Otto Rasmussen in Mabel. They farmed near Hesper, Iowa until moving to Mabel in 1962. Otto later passed away on July 12, 1978. Myrtle has been a resident of the Tweeten Health Care Center in Spring Grove since January, 1994. She was a member of the Hesper Lutheran Church and enjoyed quilting, oil painting, and flowers. Myrtle is survived by a son Richard of Chatfield, Minnesota; a daughter Mary Ann (Marcellus) Ranzenberger of Mabel; three grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers Everett, Vernon, and Donald. Funeral services were Feb. 28, 2003 at the Hesper Lutheran Church in Hesper, Iowa with the Reverend Hans Floan officiating. Burial was in the Hesper Lutheran Cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.