Grace Antonson, of Braham, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at GracePointe Crossing East Gables of Cambridge. She was 93 years old.
FUNERAL will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Siloa Lutheran Church in rural Braham with Rev. Del Schanidt officiating.
VISITATION will be held from 5-7 pm on Friday, January 11, 2013 at the Rock Ingebrand Funeral Home of Braham and 1 hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.
INTERMENT will be in the Siloa Lutheran Cemetery.
Grace Antonson of Braham, Minnesota passed away peacefully on January 6, 2013 at GracePointe Crossing East Gables of Cambridge. She was 93 years old.
Grace was born to Nels and Agnes Anderson on April 13, 1919 in Annandale, Minnesota. She was baptized on May 18, 1919 and confirmed on June 17, 1934 at Mount Herman Lutheran Church. She attended a country elementary school and later received her high school diploma from Annandale High School. She was united in marriage to Carrol Antonson on October 11, 1952 in Annandale. After her marriage, she joined her husband in South Dakota on his farm. This is where all four of their children were born. In April of 1966, they moved to Minnesota to continue farming near Day, Minnesota. In 1975, they retired from farming and later moved to Braham in 1976.
Grace had various jobs throughout her life, but she most enjoyed being a stay at home mom to her four children. She also had many different hobbies, such as knitting, sewing, and crocheting for her family and friends.
Grace was an active member of Siloa Lutheran Church. She was a member of the choir, the Sunday School Superintendent, and also taught Sunday School.
Her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren were very special to her. She faithfully followed all of their events and activities they participated in. She loved attending all of their athletic events. She enjoyed being around people and people enjoyed being around her as well. Grace was kind-hearted, full of life, and a joy to be around.
Grace was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Carrol, son, Paul, sister, Ruby, and brother, Marvin. Grace is survived by her son Mark (Nancy) Antonson of Mora; son David Antonson of Grasston; and daughter Kristi Boudreau of Braham.
She is survived by her beloved grandchildren: Bryan Antonson, Jamie Ulstrom, Teresa Antonson, Brooke Hohn, Jason Boudreau, Jennie Boudreau, Emily Antonson, Mike Antonson, and Paige Antonson. She is also survived by her three great-grandchildren: Ty Graves, Easton Hohn, and Addisyn Antonson.