Ethelyn Anderson, age 94, of Nisswa, formerly of Cokato, died Tuesday, March 30, 2010, at Whispering Pines Good Samaritan Village in Pine River.
She was born Dec. 17, 1915, in Stockholm, MN, the daughter of Ole and Emma (Asplund) Olson.
Ethelyn was united in marriage to Gordon Anderson in 1940 in Cokato, where they lived for many years before moving to LeSeuer, where Gordon worked for Green Giant.
Following Gordon’s retirement, the couple moved to Lake Edna in Nisswa.
Ethelyn was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Cross, Garden Club, and Nisswa Women of Today. She loved to fish, both winter and summer.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; her brothers, Harold, Henry and Theodore; and her sister, Olive Zander.
Ethelyn will be missed by her nephew, Sheldon (Connie) Olson of Lakeville.
Services were Thursday, April 8 at 11 a.m. at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa with Pastor Jerry Radake officiating. Friends gathered one hour prior to the service. Interment followed at Greenwood Cemetery in Nisswa.
Arrangements were entrusted to Brenny Funeral Chapel of Pequot Lakes, MN. Visit www.brenny.com to leave a message of comfort and support for Ethelyn’s family.