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Winnifred "Winnie" May Friendshuh|
December 17, 1921 - Thursday, February 2, 2017
|Service Information|| ||Visitation Information|
|St. Albert's Catholic Church, Albertville, MN|| ||St. Albert's Catholic Church, Albertville, MN|
|Friday, February 10, 2017|| ||Friday, February 10, 2017|
|11:00 A.M.|| ||9:00 - 11:00 A.M.|
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|Winnifred “Winnie” May Friendshuh, age 95 of Monticello, passed away peacefully, Feb 2, 2017. She was born Dec 17, 1921, the daughter of Keith and Carrie (Pond) Brees.|
On Dec 30, 1941, Winnie and Al Friendshuh were joined in holy marriage at Assumption Catholic Church in Richfield. They farmed in Bloomington, Stillwater and Otsego.
Winnie was a faithful member of St. Albert’s Catholic Church in Albertville where she was a member of the CCW and church prayer chain. She was a longtime volunteer with GA Angels on Main. Winnie enjoyed playing cards, traveling, and time spent with her family and friends. She loved being “Grandma Great” to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Alvar Friendshuh; daughter Carol Miller; son Allan and daughter-in-law Linda; 2 grandchildren; and other relatives.
Survived by her children, Keith (Cherry), Roy (Lois), Douglas (Robin), Rosemary (Jim) Becker, Irene (Kevin) Becker, Martin (Kathi), Rita (Gary) Schaben; son-in-law Mark Miller; 23 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and many other family and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Fri, Feb 10 at 11:00 with visitation 2 hours prior at St. Albert’s Catholic Church in Albertville with Father Peter Richards as Celebrant. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
A Celebration of Winnie’s Life will be held Sat May 6 at 4:00 at St. Albert’s with a reception following. In honor of Winnie, feel free to wear something purple, and if inclined, bring a pie!
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Second Harvest or St. Albert’s Parish.
Serving the family is The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home. 763-497-5362. www.thepetersonchapel.com.