January 1st, 1919 – Friday, November 30, 2007
The Peterson Chapel, St. Micha
Tuesday, December 4th, 2007
Idabelle Siegfried, 88, of Albertville died peacefully while surrounded by family at the Mercy Hospital in Anoka last Friday, November 30th.
Robert and Nettie (nee Shoemacker) White, on January 1st, 1919, was blessed with a daughter and named her Idabelle White. She was born in the town of Essig, Minnesota.
She is preceded in death by her husband: Bernard Siegfried; son: James Siegfried; brothers: James ˜Bud™ White, Ray White and Sam White; granddaughter: Stephanie Magda; and son-in-law: Russ Provo.
Idabelle is survived by her loving children: Patricia Provo of Minneapolis, Dave (Mary) Siegfried of Bedford, NH; John (Mary) Siegfried of Chaska, Joyce Couglin of Buffalo, Jean (Joe) Magda of Plymouth and Carol Fish of Albertville; 17 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; sisters: Mildred Briard of Yuma, AZ and Janell Lieske of Franklin; nieces, nephews and good friends.
Idabelle retired from Honeywell in 1984 and went on to own and operate the Pond Restaurant in Maple Lake. She was known as the “Bee Lady” for the Minnesota Honey Producers at the Minnesota State Fair.
Visitation will be Tuesday, December 4th, 2007 from 4 to 7pm at the Peterson Chapel of Buffalo. The Memorial Service for Idabelle will begin at 6pm.