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Mrs Vesta J Shannon Lanoue
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1931
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 2011
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA

Mrs. Vesta J. Lanoue, 79, of rural Martinton passed away early Monday Feb. 28th at the Timber Grove Nursing Home in Perham, MN, following a lengthy illness.

A Mass Christian Burial will be offered at 10:00 AM Friday March 4th at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in L'Erable, the Rev. James Holup will officiate.

Friends may call from 4-8 Thursday at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, IL, where there will also be a parish prayer service at 5 PM. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery at L'Erable.

Memorials may be for Masses or the Family's Wishes.

Mrs. Lanoue was born at Watseka, IL on Nov. 18, 1931, the daughter of Mearl and Katherine Kohl Shannon. Her parents are deceased. She married James E. Lanoue at L'Erable on Feb. 16, 1952, he passed away on April 29, 2003. Mrs. Lanoue had been a telephone operator at Watseka during her working career.

Survivors are a daughter Kristine (John) Moltzan of Vergas, MN and three sons, David (Arlene) Lanoue, Gary (Kathy) Lanoue, and Jeff (Stacey) Lanoue, all of rural Martinton, IL. There are 9 grandchildren, Wes (Tara) Kellogg, Trisha (Brett) Longtin, Brandon (Tiffany) Lanoue, Elizabeth Lanoue, Melinda (Ryan) Busby, Laura Lanoue (Mike Neeland), Brent (Christi) Lanoue, Logan Lanoue and Kohlton Lanoue and 2 step grandchildren, Casey (Lisa) Moltzan and Heidi (Josh) Klein. There are 7 great grandchildren and 4 step great grandchildren.

Mrs. Lanoue was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. She was an election judge for Martinton Twp. for many years. She enjoyed fishing, playing cards, being with her family and golf cart rides in the country.

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  James E Lanoue (1932 - 2008)*
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Saint Johns Cemetery
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
Record added: Mar 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66391987
Mrs Vesta J <i>Shannon</i> Lanoue
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