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Inez Lela Ristow Green
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1910
Ruthton
Pipestone County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 2007
Clear Lake
Deuel County
South Dakota, USA

Inez L. Green, age 97, a longtime resident of Hamlin and Codington Counties passed away on Friday, December 28, 2007 at the Deuel County Good Samaritan Center in Clear Lake, South Dakota.

Inez Lela Ristow Green was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 1910 in Ruthton, Minnesota to Max and Edith (Hively) Ristow. Inez moved with her family to Grover, SD in 1912 and then to Hazel, SD in 1916. She received her education in Hazel and graduated from Hazel High School in May of 1929. After graduating from high school she worked for the Haberman family in Watertown until her marriage to Edson Green on January 5, 1931.

After her marriage, Inez resided in Hamlin County on the family farm. She remained on the farm after Edson's death in 1976 until 1990 when she moved to Watertown.

Inez was a member of the Hazel Methodist Church and later the First United Methodist Church in Watertown. She enjoyed family, friends, and neighbors and was active in various community organizations. Her interests were gardening, flowers, travel, reading and crossword puzzles.

She is survived by three daughters, Cheryl (Courtney) Haussman of Aberdeen, Janet Furimsky of Henderson, NV, and Linda Horn of Rosemount, MN; two sons, Darrell Green of Plains, MT, and Virgil ( Lavonne) Green of Bird Island, MN; one brother, Cleo Ristow of Willcox, AZ; and one sister-in-law, Margaret Ristow of Watertown, nine grandchildren; and thirteen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; two sisters; Elsie Ristow and Edna Burckhardt; and one brother, Irvin Ristow.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 2, 2008 at the First United Methodist Church in Watertown.

Interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Watertown, SD.

Arrangements by Wight, Comes & Sogn Funeral Chapel.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Green, Cal Horn, Charlie Haussman, Kirk Jensen, Jim McNamara and Leland Roe.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Edson R. Green (1908 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Darrell LeRoy Green (1938 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Watertown
Codington County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: In memory of Scott
Record added: Dec 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23663691
Inez Lela <i>Ristow</i> Green
Added by: In memory of Scott
 
Inez Lela <i>Ristow</i> Green
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- In memory of Scott
 Added: Dec. 31, 2007
 
 
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