Harriet Louise Mordal, 91, of Chatfield, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.



Harriet Louise Peterson was born Aug. 21, 1921, to Edward and Olga (Olerud) Peterson. She attended Lanesboro High School, graduating in 1939.



She married Laurence "Ole" Mordal. He died June 19, 1985.



She was a cook at the Lanesboro School and a factory worker for many years. She was a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, WELCA and the Bethlehem Sewing Group.



She is survived by one daughter, Sharon Causby of Jamestown N.C.; one granddaughter, Lisa (Michael) Dunn of Jamestown, N.C.; three great-grandsons, Zachary, Alex and Thomas; one sister, Deloris Anderson of San Diego, Calif.; and numerous nieces and nephews who were very important in her life.



She was preceded in death by her husband, two brothers and three sisters.



Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 25, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lanesboro, with the Rev. Kerry Eversole officiating. Burial was in the Lanesboro Cemetery.



Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro was in charge of arrangements.