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April 19th, 1914 – Friday, September 7, 2007

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Guardian Angels Nursing Home o
Thursday, September 13th, 2007

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Adeline A. Slocum, age 93, formerly of Moorhead and Battle Lake, died Friday, September 7, 2007 at Guardian Angels Nursing Home in Elk River.

She was born on April 19, 1914 in Fairmount, North Dakota the daughter of Julian & Minnie Jacobsen Sletting.

On May 2, 1936, Adeline Sletting and Clair Slocum were joined in holy marriage in Frazee, Minnesota. God blessed their marriage with two children.

She formerly belonged to The Eagles™ and was a member of the Auxiliary Drill Team, which she was captain of for many years.

In 1975, Adeline & Clair moved to Ottertail Lake in rural Battle Lake. Mr. Slocum preceded his wife in death on April 5, 1993.

Survived by children: Douglas G. (Hazel) Slocum of West Fargo, North Dakota and Caryl (Gary) Thompson of Ramsey, Minnesota; three grandchildren: Todd (Jodi) Slocum, Cory (Juanita) Thompson and Chad (Michelle) Thompson; six great grandchildren: Ashley & Chelsey,

Chad C.J. Jr., & Caleb Thompson, Bradley & Steven Slocum; other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband, Adeline was preceded in death by her parents: Julian & Minnie Sletting, four sisters and one brother.

A Memorial Service for Adeline Slocum was held on Thursday, September 13th, 2007 at 2pm at The Guardian Angels Nursing Home in Elk River.

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