Alice Mae Finch, 90

Alice Mae Finch, age 90, of San Antonio, TX, formerly of Dassel, died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at St. Francis Nursing Home in San Antonio.

A funeral service will take place Thursday, Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel with the Rev. Steven Olson officiating, followed by interment at the Dassel Community Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral home in Dassel, and continue Thursday at the church, one hour prior to the service.

The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel is handling the arrangements.

Alice Mae (Stedman) Finch was born June 21, 1924, in Minneapolis. She grew up in Minneapolis, and graduated from Marshall High School.

Alice was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith, and was presently a member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Dassel.

Alice was united in marriage to Clifford Finch May 15, 1946, in New Hampton, IA. Over the years, the couple made their home in Minneapolis, Bloomington, and Bemidji, before moving to Dassel.

While they resided in Bemidji, Alice and Clifford owned and operated a resort.

Alice was employed at Northwestern Airlines, Gambles Department Store, Dayton’s Department Store in Minneapolis, and Gary’s Family Foods in Dassel.

Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and blended family.

She is survived by her children, Calvin (Judy) Finch of San Antonio, TX; Curt (Theresa) Finch of Burnsville, and Cathleen (Dale) Krueger of Florida; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford, Nov. 26, 1979; and by her parents.

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