"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, November 29th, 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]
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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.