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Luella Marie Schroeder

June 17, 1918 August 27, 2016
Luella Marie Schroeder
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Obituary for Luella Marie Schroeder

Luella Marie Schroeder, age 98, was born on June 17, 1918, in Lorain Township, Nobles County, Minnesota, the daughter of Charles F. Habeck and Grace Koster. She attended rural school in Nobles County. On March 18, 1939, she married Harry J. Schroeder in Sioux Falls, SD. They farmed in Jackson and Nobles County until 1948 when they moved to farm near Norcross, MN. They remained there until 1952 when they moved to Worthington, MN, where she was a nurse’s aide at Cashel’s Nursing Home for 25 years. In 1978, she quit working to take care of her husband, who had a stroke, until his passing in 1989. She stayed in her home until 2014 when she moved to Crossroads Care Center, where she peacefully passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2016.
Luella was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Worthington for over 50 years. She enjoyed crocheting, embroidery, plastic canvas, baking, gardening, puzzle books and spending time with her family.
Luella is survived by her daughter, Karen Kuemper; two grandchildren, Lori Kamm (Jeff Mastbergen) and Scott (Darcie) Versluis; great grandchildren, Mark Kamm, Amanda (Mike) Schuld, Daniel Versluis and Kayla Versluis; step great grandsons, Jason (Amy) Mastbergen, Kris (Erin) Mastbergen; two great great grandsons, Anthony Kamm and Andrew Kamm; three step great great grandchildren, Kaden Mastbergen, Kale Mastbergen, Ellie Mastbergen and Colton Schuld and one sister, Grace Anderson of Pine River, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; twin infant daughters; brothers, Emil, George, Wilkie, Herman and Charles Leroy and sisters, Ann McNab and Alvera Ling.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at 1:30 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home Chapel in Worthington, MN, with Pastor Mark Schreiber officiating. Casket bearers will be Mark Kamm, Jason Mastbergen, Kris Mastbergen, Daniel Versluis and Kayla Versluis. Honorary bearer will be Amanda Schuld. Burial will be in the Worthington Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington.

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5:00 PM 8/31/2016 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 8/31/2016 7:00:00 PM
Benson Funeral Home

1225 Ryans Road
Worthington, MN 56187

Benson Funeral Home
1225 Ryans Road Worthington 56187 MN
United States





1:30 PM 9/1/2016 1:30:00 PM
Benson Funeral Home

1225 Ryans Road
Worthington, MN 56187

Benson Funeral Home
1225 Ryans Road Worthington 56187 MN
United States

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Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

29600 County Highway 35
Worthington, MN 56187

29600 County Highway 35 Worthington 56187 MN
United States

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