|Birth: ||Nov. 7, 1944|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 2013|
Henrietta was born the daughter of Clarence & Rena DeBoer Vander Bush. She grew up on a farm south of Woodstock, MN and attended Woodstock School. On June 16, 1962 she and Larry Kalas were married at her parents farm near Woodstock. Following their marriage they made their home on a farm near Garvin, MN and later near Woodstock. In 1974 they moved to Iona, MN and in 1976 they moved to Slayton. Henrietta work as a cook at the Royal Loon, the Roaster, Country Host, Mint Café and Slayton Cenex. She retired in 2008. Henrietta passed away at her home at the age of 68. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Slayton. Henrietta enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, watching TV, talking on the phone, and playing pinochle.
Larry & Henrietta are the parents of four children and their spouses, Joyce (Kevin) Schreier, Lori (John) Palaschak, Diane (Cal) Harms, and Larry Kalas Jr.
Henrietta's siblings include Melvin (Gale) DeBoer, Clarene (Vernon) Huber, Clarice Krosschell, Robert (Willy) Vander Bush, Harold (Jewel) Vander Bush, and Marlin (Lucy) Vander Bush. She is preceded in death by grandson, Tyler Schreier, brother-in-law, Jack Krosschell, and parents-in-law, Arnold and Loretta Kalas.
Funeral services were held from the United Methodist Church in Slayton, MN on January 26, Rev. Kristi Franken officiating.
Slayton Memorial Gardens
Created by: Judy
Record added: Feb 10, 2013
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