Juliet Alvera Campbell, 91, of Lanesboro, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys Campus in Rochester.
She was born Aug. 18, 1922, on the family farm in Carrolton Township of rural Lanesboro to Jennie Otilda Bradley and Alfred Theodore Olson.
She attended country school in Clear Grit through the eighth grade. She then attended Lanesboro High School and completed the 10th grade.
On Aug. 27, 1941, she married Carmen Campbell at Bethlehem Lutheran Church parsonage in Lanesboro.
She worked as a housekeeping supervisor at Mounds Park Hospital in St. Paul until her retirement.
She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and WELCA. She enjoyed crocheting and embroidering. She always looked forward to spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She and her husband worked tirelessly to save their resources and travel. They enjoyed many trips with their family and later as a couple. They shared many special moments at their condo in Laguna Beach, Calif., and cabins in northern Minnesota.
Survivors include two sons, David (Barbara) Campbell of Lanesboro and Gary (Nancy) Campbell of Oronoco; four grandchildren, Desirae (Richard) Hahn, Lance (Leah) Campbell, Andrew Campbell and Kaitlyn Campbell; seven great-grandchildren, Hope Hahn, Travis Hahn, Nicholas Hahn, Norah Campbell, Elise Campbell, Audrey Campbell and Keaton Campbell and one sister, Lorraine (Manley) Lange of Harmony also survives.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Carmen.
A funeral service was held Saturday, July 12, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lanesboro, with the Rev. Kerry Eversole officiating. A committal service followed at the Lanesboro Cemetery.
Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro is assisting the family with arrangements.