Letty Louise <I>Cooper</I> Budahn

Letty Louise Cooper Budahn

Dexter, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 22 Mar 2019 (aged 89)
Sun City West, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Preston, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 198595965 · View Source
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Letty Louise Budahn, 89, of Rochester, MN passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 in Sun City West, AZ.

Letty was born on Saturday, May 11, 1929 in Dexter, MN to Clarence and Fern (Keller) Cooper. She attended Dexter schools and was a graduate of Elkton High School.

On June 15, 1949 in Dexter, Letty married Donald Budahn.

Letty worked as a lab technician at Mayo Clinic for 21 years, before retiring in 1989.

She enjoyed traveling, camping, bird watching, needlework and spending time with her family.

Letty is survived by her children, Bruce (LuAnn) Budahn of Austin, MN, Richard (Karen) Budahn of Chatfield, MN, Clayton Budahn of Rochester, MN and Susan (Lyle) Klaassen of Oronoco, MN; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and brothers, Dale (Beverly) Cooper of Rochester, MN, Terry (Twilly) Cooper of Michigan, Daryl (Mary Ann) Cooper of Dover, NH and numerous nieces and nephews.

Letty was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; sisters, Evelyn Robinson, Venita Ballinger, Bernice Rabine and brothers, Lyle and Wayne Cooper.

A memorial service celebrating Letty's life will be held 12:00 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place NW, Rochester. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until time of the service. Inurnment will be at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, May 6, 2019, in the Preston State Veterans Cemetery.

Memorial contributions, may be made to the Salvation Army or to Historic Lenora Church in Lenora, MN.

Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Budahn family;

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 198595965
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Letty Louise Cooper Budahn (11 May 1929–22 Mar 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 198595965, citing Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Preston, Fillmore County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Jean (contributor 47905531) .