|Birth: ||Aug. 17, 1915|
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2006|
Fillmore County Journal Obituary, March 17, 2006:
"Christie T. Ahern, 90, of Spring Valley, died March 11, 2006 at Ostrander Care and Rehab, where she had been a resident since July 2005.
Christie Theressa Bastian was born Aug. 17, 1915, in rural Preston to Edward and Mary Bastian, and attended Harmony High School. On Jan. 3, 1934, she married Paul A. Ahern Sr. in Preston. The couple made their home in rural Lanesboro and then farmed in the Harmony, Preston and Stewartville areas. They farmed in Spring Valley Township from 1954 to 1957, when they retired from farming and moved to rural Spring Valley. She worked 22 years at the Model Laundry for the Kahler Corp., retiring in 1978. Mr. Ahern died on Sept. 26, 1991. She moved to the Hillside Apartments in Spring Valley in 1997. She was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church, taught Sunday School and was a member of the WELCA.
Survivors include three daughters, Virginia Johnson, Carol Ahern and Eileen (Victor) Rathbun, all of Spring Valley; a son, Paul E. Jr. of Spring Valley; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two step great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, two grandsons, a great-granddaughter, two brothers and three sisters.
The funeral for Christie T. Ahern was March 15 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Spring Valley, with the Revs. Dennis Timmerman and Laura Fladten officiating. Spring burial will be in the church cemetery. Thauwald Funeral Home in Spring Valley was in charge of arrangements."
Edward Frederick Bastian (1874 - 1935)
Mary Elizabeth Henrietta Bastian Bastian (1883 - 1957)
Paul Anthony Ahern (1911 - 1991)*
Paul Edward Ahern (1939 - 2006)*
Pearl Bastian Loetscher (1899 - 1982)*
Caspar Herman Bastian (1901 - 1976)*
Edward Alfred Bastian (1907 - 1991)*
Christina Theresa Bastian Ahern (1915 - 2006)
Iva Bastian Otto (1917 - 1982)*
Marcella Marie Bastian Barnes (1920 - 1961)*
Our Saviors Lutheran Cemetery
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