Adeline Carol Danielson, age 88, of Dassel, died Saturday, June 27, 2009, at the Lake Ridge Care Center in Buffalo.
She was born Oct. 18, 1920, in Dassel, Meeker County, the daughter of Oscar and Hattie (Lewerenz) Nyberg. Adeline was baptized as an infant at First Lutheran Church, now known as Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel. She was confirmed in 1935, at First Lutheran Church in Grove City, MN.
Adeline graduated from Grove City High School, and went on to teacher’s training in Litchfield.
She was united in marriage to Donald L. Danielson June 12, 1943, at First Lutheran Church in Grove City. This marriage was blessed with three children, Kathleen, Steven, and Brian.
Adeline and Donald resided and farmed in Dassel, Cosmos, and Cokato. They shared 66 years of marriage.
Adeline was an elementary school teacher, and also a substitute teacher in Knapp, rural Cokato. In addition to being a partner in the farming operation, and working full time as a pattern designer and cutter at Richwell Industries in Cokato, Adeline was a loving wife and mother.
She was a member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel.
Adeline enjoyed gardening, sewing, crafts of all sorts, cooking and baking. She especially enjoyed the time she spent with her family, and taking care of Donald.
Adeline lived the last 40 years in rural Dassel. When it became apparent that she needed further care, she was moved to Lake Ridge Care Center in Buffalo, to be near family.
She is survived by her husband, Donald, of Dassel; children, Brian (Pam) of Buffalo, Steven (Cheryl) of Goldsboro, NC, and Kathleen (Jerry) Johnson of Anoka; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Danielson of Dassel.
Adeline was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Hattie Nyberg; sisters Norma Guse, June Smith, and Arline Mobley; and a brother, Myron Nyberg, in infancy.
The funeral service took place Wednesday, July 1 at 11 a.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel with the Rev. John Peterson officiating.
Visitation was Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel, and continued Wednesday for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Arrangements were by the Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel.