Agnes E. Fetchenhier, age 87, of Mora, died on Monday, February 5. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, Feb. 8 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Agnes Elizabeth Fetchenhier was born to Olaf and Sophia (Hendrickson) Olson in 1919 in Hillman Township, Kanabec County, Minnesota. She was baptized and confirmed during her youth. In 1949 she married John Brunberg. They bought their home and farmed in Hillman township. John passed away in 1963. In 1966 Agnes began working at Fingerhut Mfg. Co. in Mora and was employed there for 15 years. She married Leo Fetchenhier in 1069 and they continued to make their home in Hillman Township. Leo passed away in 2001. Agnes eventually moved into Mora. During the last year and a half she resided at the Villa Health Care Center.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands John and Leo; sister Bernice Monson; brother-in-law Edward (Ned) Monson; brother Maynard Olson and sister-in-law Bernice Olson.
She is survived by lots of cousins; three nephews; and many friends.
Rev. Bob Bohachek officiated at the funeral service. Music was provided by Gene and Jan Elvehjem. Pallbearers were Donald Olson, Bob Monson, George Monson, Roy Brasch and Fred Carlson. Interment was at Oakwood Cemetery in Mora.