Elinor Julie Thoennes
Elinor Julie Kehoe Thoennes, age 95, formerly of Fridley, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at Emerald Crest in Shakopee.
She was born Dec. 13, 1911, in Virginia, Minn.
Elinor was a veteran of World War II (Marine Corps) and a long time employee of the City of Fridley.
She was preceded in death by beloved husband, Theodore F.; and five brothers and sisters.
Elinor is survived by her children, Judy (Dean) Hathaway of LeSueur, Ted (Sally) Thoennes of Burnsville, Deacon Mike Thoennes of Howard Lake, and Pat Thoennes of Fridley; grandchildren Matthew (Brooke) Hathaway, Mitchell Hathaway, Jamie (Brynn Brandt) Hathaway, Dillon Thoennes, and Abby Thoennes; and one great-grandchild, Ethan Hathaway.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Columbia Heights Saturday, March 3 at 11 a.m., with visitation beginning at 10 a.m.