Lenore Brunsvold, 80, of Harmony
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 3:40 AM
Lenore Margaret Brunsvold, 80, of Harmony, died Monday, July 29, 2013, at Harmony Community Healthcare in Harmony.
She was born Jan. 23, 1933, in Wabasha to Clarence and Marie (McNallen) Wodele. On Oct. 31, 1953, she married Orland Brunsvold in Wabasha. They farmed in Bristol Township until 1980 when they moved to Harmony.
She worked as a waitress at the Green Parrott Restaurant in Rochester and at the Harmony Health Care Center. She enjoyed music, flowers, dancing and had a special love for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Orland; three children, Carolyn (Bill) of Kalamazoo, Mich., Charles (Julie) of Preston and David of Arizona; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and expecting another in January; two sisters, LaVada (Roger) Reckmann of Lake City, Minn., and Mary (Gerry) Becker of Alma, Wis.; a brother-in-law, Dean (Mavis) Brunsvold of Harmony and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, LaVerne Wodele.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Aug. 1, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Felix Catholic Church with interment following at St. Felix Cemetery, both in Wabasha.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Lindstrom Funeral Home in Harmony and also on Thursday from 12:30 until time of the service.