Delores H. Westerlund died on Sunday, December 16, 2007 at the Grandview Christian Home in Cambridge, MN. She was 81 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICES will be held 11:00 AM, Thursday, December 20, 2007 at the Rock – Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham, MN. Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at the Rock – Ingebrand Funeral Home and 1 hour prior to the service on Thursday. Interment will be at Royalton Cemetery.
Delores Hilda Lily (Sandeen) Westerlund passed away on December 16, 2007 at Grandview Christian Home in Cambridge, MN. She was 81 years, 11 months, 16 days old.
Delores was born December 29th, 1925 at home in Nicollet Township, MN. She was the second born of ten children. Her family moved many times during her life time. Delores met and married Wilbur Westerlund, they had three children together. Delores and Wilbur lived in Braham, before moving to Chanhassen. In the later 1950′s they bought property in East Bethel, MN where they built their home.
She was active at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in East Bethel. Delores and Wilbur were also active in the Booster Club that East Bethel had at the time. She was always willing to help or talk to anyone that she could.
Delores was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; three sisters; her husband, Wilbur; daughter, Judy Hamernick; granddaughter, Tonya Bollin; and great-granddaughter, Jasmine Westerlund.
Delores is survived by daughter, Carole Markson (spouse Jim); son, Kevin Westerlund (spouse Darla); 8 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Vangie Ringler and Verlinda Allen; brothers, Milo and Gordon Sandeen; many other relatives, extended adopted relatives and friends.
Funeral Services were held 11:00 AM, Thursday, December 20, 2007 at the Rock-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham. Reverend Denny Wright officiated the service. Pallbearers were: Kevin Westerlund, Adam Westerlund, Vern Rasmussen, John Bollin, Jr., Michael Bollin, and Brenda Bunker. Interment was at Royalton Cemetery.