February 19, 1920 – Monday, September 28, 2009
The Church of St. Albert in Albertville
Thursday, October 1st
Monica M. Heuring age 89, of Albertville passed away on Monday, Septebmer 28th, 2009 at North Memorial Medical Center.
She was born on February 19, 1920 in Hassan Township, Hennepin County the daughter of Joseph and Cecelia Kolles Becker.
On June 9, 1941, Monica M. Becker and Leander A. Heuring were joined in holy marriage at The Church of St. Albert in Albertville. God blessed their marriage with three sons.
Monica & Leander engaged in dairy farming near Albertville for many years. She also had an egg route.
Monica was a lifelong member of The Church of St. Albert in Albertville and belonged to its Christian Mothers. She also served for twenty five years as the financial secretary of Catholic Aid.
Monica enjoyed gardening, flowers, bowling, sewing, quilting and was an excellent cook.
Survived by loving husband of 68 years, Leander A. Heuring; sons, Gerald (Joan) Heuring of Princeton, MN, Richard (Diane) Heuring of Elk River; daughter-in-law, Sharon Heuring of Litchfield; ten grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren; sisters and a brother, Melanie Hoffman of Silverton, Idaho, Tillie (Ken) Schendel of Anoka, Andy (Leah) Becker of Sauk Centre and Zita (Ken) Eull St. Michael; many other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by a son, Gordon; her parents, Joseph & Celia Becker and by sisters, Caroline Scholl, Sr. Yvonne, OSF and Florence “Flo” Heuring.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Monica Heuring will be held at 10:30 AM Thursday, October 1st at The Church of St. Albert in Albertville. Father Peter Richards will be the Celebrant and interment will follow at St. Albert’s Cemetery.
A Visitation will be held at the Church on Wednesday, September 30th from 4-8 PM, A prayer service will be held at 7:30 PM.
Further visitation will be held at the church on Thursday morning, October 1st one hour prior to Mass.