"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, May 24th, 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, Feb 14th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Clara M. Vickerman, 102, of Mabel, died February 8, 2003 at Green Lea Manor Nursing Home in Mabel.
Clara M. Haugen was born April 1, 1900, in Amherst Township, Fillmore County, to Olaf and Josephine Haugen. She attended country schools. As a child she attended South Fork Church and Ellestad Lutheran Church. On April 10, 1918, she married John Vickerman in Preston. They lived in the Big Woods area until 1948, when they moved to Newburg. Her husband died Jan. 23, 1974. She later moved to Mabel and had lived at Green Lea Manor since 1987. She had been a caretaker for the Newburg Cemetery and the church. Mrs. Vickerman was a member of the Newburg United Methodist Church, its ladies aid and the American Legion Auxiliary, and was a Gold Star Mother. She enjoyed sewing, embroidery, baking and gardening. Survivors include seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three sons, a daughter, four sisters and two brothers. The funeral was held Feb. 11, 2003 at the Newburg United Methodist Church in rural Mabel, with the Rev. Phyllis Wilcox officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.