A. Joyce HedlundA. Joyce Hedlund, 73, of Warren, MN, formerly of Alvarado, MN, died on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
A. Joyce Hedlund
A. Joyce Hedlund, 73, of Warren, MN, formerly of Alvarado, MN, died on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
She was born June 18, 1936 in Oslo, MN to Johannes and Amy (Johnson) Hedlund. She graduated from Alvarado High School in 1954. Joyce was a caregiver for numerous older people in the Alvarado area. She also worked at the Alvarado school until the school closed. In 1997, she moved to Alvarado to the Pioneer Apartments until its closing in 2007, and then moved to the Landmark Apartments in Warren, where she currently had resided. Joyce enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She also enjoyed the flowers on the farm and in Alvarado by her apartment. Joyce was a member of New Hope Lutheran Church in Alvarado and the WELCA Circle. She also enjoyed current events and being able to share with anyone that was interested. Most of all, Joyce enjoyed her nieces and nephews and being able to be part of their lives.
Left to mourn her passing are her siblings, Marion (Art) Yanish of Alvarado, MN, Rose (Bruce) Duray of Odenton, Maryland, and Marvin (Lynnett) Hedlund of Oslo, MN; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister Shirley Fillipi; brother-in-law, Gordon Fillipi, and great niece, Ashley Yanish.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 10:30 AM Saturday, June 19, 2010 at New Hope Lutheran Church in Alvarado, MN.
VISITATION: Begins at 9:30 AM on June 19, 2010 at New Hope Lutheran Church in Alvarado, MN.
INURNMENT: Oaklawn Cemetery in Alvarado, MN
Arrangements by DuBore Funeral Home, Warren, MN
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