|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1910|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2010|
Ilah Mae LeSage married Leo Bernard Grote on 9 Nov 1935 in Sisseton, Roberts County, South Dakota, USA. Her parents were Arthur Ernest LeSage and Hazel Mae (White) LeSage of Stevens County, Minnesota, USA.
Obituary from the Pederson Funeral Home, Morris, Minnesota (Undated)
Ilah Mae LeSage, daughter of Arthur and Hazel (White) LeSage, was born December 9, 1910 in Scott Township in Stevens County, Minnesota. She attended school and graduated from Alberta High School where she played basketball. On November 9, 1935, she was united in marriage to Leo Grote. To this union one daughter was born. Ilah worked as an egg handler at Benson Produce and later began working in the kitchen at the Stevens County Memorial Hospital. The couple started farming in Framnas Township and later moved to Darnen Township. In 1961, they moved to Morris. Leo died in January of 1977, Ilah has continued to live Morris since that time.
She was a member of Federated Church in Morris, where she belonged to the ladies aide. She enjoyed babysitting, going out for coffee with her friends and spending time with her family.
Ilah died on Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at West Wind Village in Morris, MN, having lived to reach the age of 99 years.
She is survived by one daughter: Charlene (Elroy) Meyer of Lewis Center, OH; two grandchildren: Jason (Gwen) Meyer of Clintonville, OH and Chad (Tara) Meyer of Galena, OH; three great-grandchildren: Colin, Elise and Addison Meyer; one brother: Arthur LeSage of Duluth; special niece: Gloria (Chet) Larson of Donnelly and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents and one sister: Gladys Satter.
Pallbearers for the service are: Jason Meyer, Chad Meyer, Chuck Larson, Chet Larson, Jan Hausia, Cindy Casselton and Jack Satter. Cheryl Rempel will serve as organist for the service. Pederson Funeral Home in Morris is in charge of the arrangements.
Arthur Ernest LeSage (1887 - 1977)
Hazel Mae White LeSage (1888 - 1956)
Leo Bernard Grote (1910 - 1977)
Gladys Glendora LeSage Satter (1908 - 2002)*
Ilah Mae LeSage Grote (1910 - 2010)
Created by: LeRoy L. Smith
Record added: Nov 21, 2012
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