The Free Press, Mankato, MN

December 27, 2012

Louella M. Beck




  Louella M. Beck, age 72, passed away on December 22, 2012, at her home in St. Peter.

 Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Bernadotte Lutheran Church in Bernadotte with a visitation from 12:00 noon until the start of the service. Burial will be at the Bernadotte Lutheran Cemetery.

 Louella Malinda was born June 24, 1940, to Herman and Mildred (Vick) Trick. She was baptized July 7, 1940, at St. Paul's Lutheran in Green Isle, MN. She attended country school in Green Isle and high school at Arlington Public. On October 7, 1957, she was united in marriage to Robert Beck at St. Paul's Lutheran in Green Isle. They lived and farmed for many years in rural Lafayette. Louella worked at Fingerhut, the Norseland General Store, Jolly Tundra, Taytronics and Cosco. She was enjoying retirement and loved spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoyed keeping in touch with everyone on her computer.

 Louella is survived by her daughter, Wanda (Joel) Anthony of Norseland; grandsons: Mike (Heather) Anthony of Nicollet and Matthew (Jacinda) Anthony and their children Mason and Sofia of Nicollet; sisters: Loretta Tiegs and Helen Telthoester, both of Henderson; brother-in-law Edward Bleck of Arlington; special friend Jose Montanez of Mankato and many nieces, nephews and friends.

 She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Robert; and sister, Verna Bleck.

  Blessed be her memory.