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 Alvera M. <I>Blood</I> Callahan

Alvera M. Blood Callahan

Death 3 Jan 2007 (aged 86)
Burial Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 17309337 · View Source
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Alvera M. Callahan -- Rochester
Fri, Jan 5, 2007

ROCHESTER -- The funeral for Alvera M. Callahan will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Macken Colonial Funeral Chapel in Rochester, with the Rev. Timothy T. Reker officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Mrs. Callahan, 86, of Rochester, died Wednesday (Jan. 3, 2007) at Saint Marys Hospital.

Alvera Blood was born Feb. 21, 1920, in Winona. On Sept. 2, 1937, she married Richard B. Callahan in Decorah, Iowa. They lived and farmed in rural St. Charles for many years and moved to Rochester in 1959. She enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include four children, Dixie (Dave) Zich of Wabasha, Evelyn (James W.) Gwilt of Blooming Prairie, and Keta Callahan and Richard (Laura) Callahan, both of Rochester; a foster child, Patty Linse of Rochester; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, a sister, two grandchildren, a great-grandchild and a foster child.

Friends may call an hour before the service at Macken Funeral Home.

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  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
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