Lifelong Mankato resident, Ruth Flanagan, age 95, died Sunday, December 23, 2012, at Pathstone Living. Private family services will be held.
Ruth was born June 4, 1917, in Mankato to Gustav and Lydia (Stone) Frank. She grew up and attended school in Mankato. In 1934 Ruth was united in marriage to Delbert Flanagan. During her early working years she worked as a cook and later was employed at Valley News Company until her retirement. In her leisure time she enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting, and watching baseball. She especially loved spending time with her family and friends. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and the YMCA Mothers Club.
Ruth is survived by her son, Jerome (Pat) of Mankato, seven grandchildren; and sister, Bonnie (Harold) Ackman of Waseca.
She is preceded in death by her husband, daughter and son in-law, Joanne and Paul Laven; and brothers, Leon and Eddie Frank.
Jeanille H. Shipman
Jeanille H. Shipman, age 91, resident of Dow Rummel Village, Sioux Falls, SD, formerly of Mankato, MN, died March 5, 2014, in Sioux Falls.
Robert 'Bob' Smith
Robert "Bob" Smith, age 84, of Waseca, died peacefully on Friday, March 7, 2014, at the Colony Court Memory Care and Care Suites in Waseca.
Elsie Elizabeth Brielmaier
Elsie Elizabeth Brielmaier, 89, of Mankato, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Pathstone Living in Mankato.
Robert "Bob" Kotasek
Robert "Bob" Kotasek, 67 of Le Sueur, died unexpectedly on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at the MN Valley Health Center in Le Sueur.
John "Jack" Philip Heelan
John "Jack" Philip Heelan, 93, of North Mankato, died on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health System, Mankato.
CPL. Caleb L. Erickson
CPL. Caleb L. Erickson, 20 of Waseca died on Friday, February 28, 2014 as the result of injuries received during an attack by a suicide bomber while serving in Afghanistan.
William Barry Campbell
William Barry Campbell, age 60, of Le Center, died on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Mayo Hospital in New Prague. Visitation will be held at Le Center Funeral Home on Friday, March 7 from 4:00 8:00 p.m. with a Service of Remembrance and Sharing at 7:30 and Knights of Columbus Service at 8:00.
John "Jack" Philip Heelan
John "Jack" Philip Heelan, age 93, of North Mankato, died on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health System, Mankato.
Lucille M. Sunderman
Lucille M. Sunderman, age 92 of Le Sueur, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Minnesota Valley Health Center in Le Sueur.
Lucille Mary Krause
Lucille Mary Krause, 87 of Waterville died Friday, February 28, 2014 at her home in Waterville.
- More Obituaries Headlines
- Jeanille H. Shipman