|Birth: ||Jul. 28, 1915|
|Death: ||Jul. 17, 2011|
Alyce Amundson, 95, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2011, at Eventide Lutheran Home in Moorhead, MN.
Alyce Lenora Jevning was born in Fisher, MN, July 28, 1915, to Ole and Ida (Larson) Jevning. In the early 1920's the family moved to Climax, MN, where she grew up and attended school, graduating from Climax High School in 1933. She married Arnold Amundson on May 15, 1936, in Crookston, MN. They lived in Climax, where Arnold farmed and worked for the Minn. Dept. of Agriculture as a produce inspector.
She was a lifelong member of Climax Lutheran Church, where she taught Sunday School in the early years and was a member of the WELCA. She was on the building committee when the new church was built in 1967. She was a member of the group that organized the Ever Green Garden Club. She served several years as a Hospice volunteer and also as a volunteer at the Climax Public School. After Arnold's death in 2002, she became a resident of Eventide Lutheran Home in Moorhead, where she continued to live until the time of her death.
She is survived by three sons, Dr. Bruce Amundson (JoAnn) of Seattle, WA., Brent Amundson (Pat) of Moorhead, MN., and Brian Amundson (Pamela) of Detroit Lakes, MN. Also surviving are six grandchildren, Gary Amundson of Seattle, WA., Dean Amundson (Felicia) of El Cerrito, Ca., Kris Spaeth of Climax, MN., Matthew Amundson (Maria) of Moorhead, MN., Randi Ordner (Matt) and Lindsey (Rob) Shoemaker of Maple Grove, MN., seven great grandchildren, Madison and Peyton Ordner, Sunshine and Jacey Spaeth, Talia and Abby Amundson Cole, Dylan Shoemaker, and several nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Orland and Ronald, and two sisters, Ruth Carroll and Verna Marsten
In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Climax Lutheran Church, Climax, MN.
Memorial Services: 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 6, 2011 at the Climax Lutheran Church, Climax, MN.
Visitation: 1 hour before services at the church.
Burial: Sundet Cemetery, rural Climax, MN.
Online Guestbook: www.stennesfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Stennes Dahl Funeral Home, East Grand Forks, Minnesota.
Arnold S. Amundson (1912 - 2002)*
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