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 Edna Marcella <I>Oletzke</I> Goette

Edna Marcella Oletzke Goette

Death 1 Aug 2004 (aged 84)
Burial Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 131659076 · View Source
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Remembering the life of Edna Goette

The Funeral Service for Edna Marcella Goette of Albert Lea, will be

held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 4, 2004 at at the First Lutheran Church in Albert Lea. Pastor Dan Baker will officiate.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday at Bonnerup Funeral Service, Albert Lea, and one hour before the service at the church.

Mrs. Goette died on Sunday, August 1, 2004 at the St. John's Lutheran

Home. She was 84.

She was born on June 17, 1920, in Browns Valley, Minnesota the daughter of Albert and Rose (Schuanaman) Oletzke. She attended

country school in South Dakota.

She married Henry "Hank" C. Goette on August 29, 1936, at the Pickeral Lake Lutheran Church, rural Albert Lea. Following

their marriage they made their home in Albert Lea.

Edna was an awesome seamstress and made wedding gowns, prom

dresses, baptismal outfits and clothing for many people.

She was always on hand to mend and tailor her families clothing.

She worked as a salesclerk at Herbergers for 20 years, retiring in 1989.

She had been an active member of the First Lutheran Church.

She volunteered for many community activities including the Naeve Hospital Auxiliary.

Edna enjoyed golfing, crocheting, needlepoint, and will long be remembered for her cooking and baking talents which she

shared with all her family and friends.

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  • Created by: Dick Rierson
  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131659076
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edna Marcella Oletzke Goette (17 Jun 1920–1 Aug 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131659076, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Dick Rierson (contributor 47710952) .