The Free Press, Mankato, MN

October 12, 2013

Phyllis Jean (Lee) Haerr


—   Phyllis Jean (Lee) Haerr, Age 85, of Waseca, passedaway Friday, October 11, 2013 at Waseca Medical Center.

         She graduated from Mankato high school in 1946. She attended St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN and graduated from Northwestern School of Nursing in Minneapolis, MN in 1950. She married Paul May 31, 1951. Through the years they resided in several states where she was able to practice her nursing career. They spent the last 20 years in Sun Lakes, AZ and then returned to the Waseca area in 2008. She was an active member of Grace Lutheran Church and the Senior Citizens Center of Waseca where she enjoyed playing bridge, as well as several other bridge groups she attended.

        Preceded in death by parents, Bert and Amanda Lee. Survived by husband, Paul; children, Nancy (Deney) Hofmeister, John Haerr of Denver, CO, Paul B. Haerr of Denver, CO, and Patti Haerr of Fort Collins, CO; grandchildren, Kristin Srp of Waseca, and Holly Haerr of Denver, CO; great-grandchildren, Laney, Piper, and Beckett Srp of Waseca.

       Memorial Service to be held at 2:00 PM on October, 26, 2013 at the Grace Lutheran Church, 300 E. Elm Avenue, Waseca, MN. With a visitation one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Grace Lutheran Church of Waseca.