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Crystal Eide

January 18, 1920 December 12, 2009
Crystal Eide
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Crystal Madeline Eide
Worthington, MN
January 18, 1920 - December 12, 2009

Crystal Madeline Eide was born January 18, 1920 in Scranton, Iowa to Ora and Eva Hoover. She was the second eldest of four children and grew up in the Council Bluffs, Iowa area. Crystal married Floyd Oliver Eide on November 30, 1941. Together they raised five children on their farm in Rushmore, Minnesota. After nearly 40 years on the farm Floyd and Crystal moved to Worthington, Minnesota.

Crystal was known for warming tummies with her world famous apple pie, for her beautifully crocheted afghans, dolls, and doilies she gifted friends and family with, for her love of the Minnesota Twins, and most importantly for her love for God and her family.

Crystal was preceded in death by her husband Floyd, her parents Ora and Eva Hoover, brothers, Byrl and Wayne and sister, Evelyn. She is survived by her children, Jerry, Karen, Merle, Gary, Sharlene and their spouses and her many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma you have blessed us all and we love you!
You were a gift to the lives of all that knew you and your joy and happiness will live on in the memories you gave us.

Visitation will be held at Benson Funeral Home in Worthington on Tuesday, December 15th from 3-5pm. Memorial and Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, December 16th at 1:00pm at Benson Funeral Home.


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