Collen Everett Mattson, age 94, of Winsted, and formerly of Ogilvie, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.
The funeral Mass will take place Monday, March 16 at 11 a.m. at St. Kathryn’s Catholic Church in Ogilvie with Fr. Eugene Plaisted officiating. The organist will be Mary Heins. Interment will be at St. Kathryn’s Catholic Cemetery in Ogilvie.
Pallbearers will be Chris Mattson, Kelly Mattson, Dana Mattson, Travis Volk, Mike Dobe, and John Karels.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home of Mora. Condolences may be posted at www.aifuneralhome.com.
Collen was born Oct. 18, 1914, in Watertown Township, MN, to Charles A. and Christian (Peterson) Mattson.
He married Rosella Teresa Heitz June 12, 1936. The couple shared 69 years of marriage.
Collen was preceded in death by his wife, Rosella; his parents; a daughter, Marilyn; an infant grandson; two brothers; and two sisters.
He is survived by sons Lloyd and wife, Margaret, of San Diego, CA, Harold and wife, Shirley, of Winsted, Dennis and wife, Linda, of St. Cloud, Dale and wife, Sandy, of Howard Lake, and Larry and fiancée, Kelli, also of Howard Lake; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.