February 15, 1934 – Monday, November 15, 2010
Zion Lutheran Church, Buffalo, MN
Friday, November 19, 2010
Evangeline Gladys Callerstrom, age 76, of Spring Park, Minnesota passed away Monday, November 15, 2010 in Spring Park, Minnesota.
Evangeline Gladys Callerstrom was born February 15, 1934 in Buffalo, Minnesota to the Reverend Carl August and Gladys Florence (Bonstrom) Callerstrom. She grew up in Buffalo Minnesota and as a teenager moved with her family to Newman Grove, Nebraska where she graduated from Newman Grove High School. She then attended Gustavus Adolphus College. Evangeline worked as a Medical Technician and a nurse’s assistant at the Buffalo Medical Clinic for a few years. She then worked at the War Memorial Blood Bank in Minneapolis for forty years. She was active in the Cursillo and Alpha Ministry and also the Clothes Closet, helping homeless people through Central Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. Evangeline enjoyed prayer ministry and being a positive loving support to those in need.
Evangeline is survived by her brother Theodore (Mary) Callerstrom of Minneapolis, with his children; Lisa Callerstrom, Carl Callerstrom, and Melinda (Greg) Koosman all of Minnetonka, and sister Carolyn Danielson of Minneapolis and her children; Jodi (Pete) Jaunich and Todd (Shawntel) Danielson all of Delano. She is also survived by many great nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reverend Carl and Gladys Callerstrom and sister-in-law Pat Callerstrom.
Services will be Friday, November 19, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo, Minnesota. Visitation will be Friday at the Church from noon until time of services. Interment will be at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Buffalo, Minnesota.
The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo assisted the family with arrangements.