Agnes Vaughan

Agnes Vaughan, age 93 of Waverly, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2000, at the Delano Healthcare Center.

Agnes married Raymond Vaughan in 1929. They farmed near Buffalo and Waverly until 1948.

During these farming years, Agnes was a charter member and first president of the QQ Woman's Club. She also organized and was the first co-leader of the Marysville Merrymakers 4-H Club.

In 1948, Agnes and Ray purchased the Red and White grocery store in Buffalo. In 1951, they moved to Anaconda, Mont., where they went into the drycleaning business.

Retirement in 1967 brought them back to Minnesota to be close to family.

Agnes was preceded in death by her husband Raymond in 1974.

She is survived by three daughters: Geri and husband, Clayton Borrell of Waverly; Carolyn and husband, Dean Custer, of Annandale; and Rosemary Vaughn of Scottsdale, Ariz.; one son, Daniel and wife, Roberta Vaughan of Orono; a son-in-law, Dale Johnson of Medina; 18 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren.

Agnes is further survived by two sisters, Clara McHale and Laura Claessen, both of Waverly.

A Mass of Christian Burial was Thursday, March 2, 5 p.m., at the Church of St. Mary, with the Rev. Michael Leonard officiating. Music was by St. Mary's Choir. Interment was in the church cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers were Michael and Timothy Vaughan, Bill and John Borrell, Rich and Dan Custer, and Craig and Chris Johnson.

Visitation was Wednesday, March 1, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Iten Funeral Home, Delano; and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday.

Arrangements were by Iten Funeral Home, Delano.

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