Sandra Jean Asleson, 65
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 4:28 AM
Sandra Jean Asleson, 65, of Stewartville, formerly of Chatfield, died
Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester.
Sandra Jean Wurtzler was born April 16, 1947, in Preston, to Paul and
Mabel (Krueger) Wurtzler. She graduated from Chatfield High School in 1965.
On Aug. 14, 1965, she married Gerald Asleson at the Chatfield Lutheran
Church. She lived most of her life in Chatfield. She retired from IBM where
she had worked for 25 years. Gerald worked at Rochester Community College
and retired after 23 years.
She liked snowmobiling, horseback riding, gardening, canning and enjoyed
her beautiful flowers. She also liked going fishing with her father, Paul,
when she was a little girl. She enjoyed her visits to Arizona to visit her
She is survived by her husband, Gerald; a daughter, Kimberly Ann Asleson
(fiance, Joseph Roller) of Phoenix, Ariz.; and one sister, Paula (Morris)
Kolstad of Stewartville.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Kay Starken.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 12, at Riley Funeral Home in
Chatfield, with the Rev. Steve McGinley officiating. Burial was in the
Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield assisted the family with arrangements.
507-867-4310 / www.rileyfuneralhomes.com