Alice F. Harff (nee Conzet), age 92, of Greenfield, died Friday, March 12, 2010, at Monticello-Big Lake Nursing Home.
She was born Feb. 12, 1918, in Independence Township, Hennepin County, the daughter of George and Ethel Snodgrass Conzet.
Alice and her husband, Lawrence “Slim” Harff, engaged in dairy farming in Greenfield for many years.
Lawrence preceded Alice in death Jan. 11, 1991.
A faithful member of Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greenfield, Alice belonged to its Ladies Aid.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Shirley Harff of Loretto; granddaughters Dr. Kim (Michael Motl) Harff of Browerville, and Christine (Richard Marshall) Harff of Thief River Falls; great-grandchildren Ann and Emma Motl, and Victor, Francis and Patti Marshall; a sister, Carol (Dean “Buck”) Dixon of Sandstone; five sisters-in-law: Eileen Conzet of Victoria, Doris Conzet of Loretto, Lillian Conzet of Maple Lake, Lois Conzet of Alexandria, and Clarian Conzet of Rockford; and other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, Alice was preceded in death by a son, Wilferd L. Harff in 1993; her parents; five brothers: Glen, Vernon, Floyd, James and Russell Conzet; and a sister, Elaine Harff.
Funeral services took place Tuesday, March 16 at 4 p.m. at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greenfield with visitation beginning at 2 p.m. at the church. The Rev. Dennis K. Strong officiated. Congregational hymns were “ Let Us Ever Walk with Jesus,” “The Lord’s My Shepherd, I’ll Not Want,” and “I Know that My Redeemer Lives.” Interment followed at Salem Lutheran Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Richard Marshall, Doug Beise, Duane Beise, Kent Dixon, John Conzet, and Steve Conzet.
The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home served the family.