Veronica Caswell, 87

Veronica A. Caswell, age 87, of Dassel, MN died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at the Dassel Lakeside Nursing Home.

Veronica Ann Caswell, the daughter of Jerome and Katherine (Fank) Farenbaugh was born Oct. 18, 1933, in Bird Island, MN.

Veronica was united in marriage to Gordon Caswell Sept. 11, 1952, at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson, MN.

Throughout her life, Veronica had many occupations, and was a foster grandmother in the Litchfield School District for 25 years.

She was a member of the Church of St. John in Darwin. She enjoyed watching the Minnesota Twins, riding horses, flowers, sewing, crocheting, making crafts, working with Gordy, and playing with her grandchildren when they were young.

Veronica is survived by her children: Larry of Dassel, Desiree (Mark) Hawes of Dassel, and Loretta (Russell) Ratike of Darwin; grandchildren: Chantilly (John) Frantzen, Jacob Hawes, Caleb (Kim) Hawes, Anthony (Justine) Hawes, Cody (Dana) Ratike, Luke (Aili) Ratike, and Andrea (Brian) Wimmer; 10 great-grandchildren; siblings, Dorothy (Jack) Lindenburg, Patty (Terry) Mraz, Kathy (Bruce) Doring, and Josie (Ralph) Rosenow; sisters-in-law, Vivian, and Sharen Farenbaugh; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jerome and Katherine; husband, Gordon; brothers, Jerome, Harry, Donald, and Leonard; and daughter-in-law, Dawn.

A family service will take place in spring 2021 at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Darwin.

Johnson-Hagglund Funeral Home Litchfield is serving the family. Sign the online guestbook at www.johnsonhagglund.com.

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