Arona T. Gordhamer, 97

Arona T. Gordhamer, age 97, of St. Therese Residence, New Hope, formerly of Winsted, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, surrounded by the love and support of her family and dear friends.

Arona was a member of the St. Therese Auxiliary, the 34 Club, and past-president of the Honeybells.

She was preceded in death by husband, Clifford; a son, John; great-grandson Jonathan Broman; her parents, Theresa and Louis Westrup; four sisters and brothers; and a son-in-law, Ray Trombley.

Arona is survived by her children, Judy (Art) Turnquist, Mary (Tom) Haines, and Rick (Shirley) Gordhamer; daughter-in-law, Jan Gordhamer; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial took place Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Church of St. Raphael in Crystal, followed by interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Winsted.

Arrangements were by Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel in Robbinsdale; www.gearty-delmore.com.

Memorials are preferred to the St. Therese Foundation.

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