Marcella Mary Fasching, age 89, of Winsted, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, in Glencoe.
She was born April 13, 1921, in Victor Township, Wright County, the daughter of Bernard and Magdalena (Zimmerman) Loebertman.
Marcella was joined in holy marriage to Leonard J. Fasching Oct. 5, 1943, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.
She farmed on the family farm until the death of her husband, June 22, 1968.
After Leonard’s death, Marcella moved to Winsted and worked in the dietary department of St. Mary’s Hospital and Home.
She enjoyed quilting, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Marcella is survived by her daughters, Mary Ann (Bob) Cowell of Monroe, NE, and Jane Lindquist of Brooklyn Park; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Leonard J. Fasching, Marcella was preceded in death by a son, Stan Fasching; a daughter-in-law, Jeanne Fasching; and a son-in-law, Lee Lindquist.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Friday, Feb. 25 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Hesse was the celebrant. Interment was at Holy Trinity Cemetery, next to her husband.
Visitation was Thursday evening, Feb. 24 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, and continued Friday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
The Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted served the family; www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.