Elizabeth Mary <I>Gilgenbach</I> Badger

Elizabeth Mary Gilgenbach Badger

Death 22 Oct 2006 (aged 82)
Burial Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 16315142 · View Source
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Elizabeth M. Badger -- Rochester
Tue, Oct 24, 2006

ROCHESTER -- The Mass of Christian burial for Elizabeth M. Badger will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Pius X Catholic Church in Rochester, with the Rev. Charlie Collins officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Mrs. Badger, 82, of Rochester, died Sunday (Oct. 22, 2006) at Saint Marys Hospital, following a brief illness.

Elizabeth Mary Gilgenbach was born Oct. 23, 1923, in Taopi. She grew up in Adams and graduated from Adams High School in 1941. She married Richard E. Badger on Sept. 8, 1945, in Rochester. She and her husband are longtime area farmers. She was a 4-H leader and a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, Farm Bureau and the Senior Citizens Club of Oronoco. She enjoyed her family and playing cards, fishing and traveling.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Beverly E. (Peter) Delisle of Rochester and Patricia A. Whiting of Jacksonville, Fla.; a son, Richard A. (Marie) of Lake City; and a sister, Matilda Gilgenbach of Adams. Other survivors include eight grandchildren, Tamira Husman, Chad Mahlman, Jason (Kim) Mahlman, Chris (Michele Nixa) Delisle, Robert (Nicole) Badger, Shelly Badger, Jessie (Trevor) Schultz and Shawn Whiting; and eight great-grandchildren; Andrew Owens, Tyler and Riley Mahlman, Haley and Derek Badger, Jacob Whiting, Summer Jolie and Lance Beasley. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Badger; two sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ranfranz & Vine Funeral Homes in Rochester, and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thursday at the church. There will be a Rosary service at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice.
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