HARRIET ANN MARTINI

AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA

H. Martini webphotoHarriet Ann Martini, of Pine City, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2016 at the FirstLight Health System in Mora.  She was 73 years old.

MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 29, 2016 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora.

MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service.

Harriet Ann Martini, of Pine City, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2016 at the FirstLight Health System in Mora.  She was 73 years old.

Harriet was born on September 15, 1942 in Warroad, Minnesota to parents Harry and Melinda (Otto) Holland.  The fourth of seven children, Harriet attended Anoka High School, graduating in 1960.  Soon after high school, she began working for Prudential Insurance in Minneapolis as a secretary.   In her mid-30’s, Harriet moved to Pine City, where she worked for Shafer Electronics.  She worked as a supervisor, retiring after more than 30 years. 

Harriet was a very artistic person.  She loved painting numerous works of art and scrapbooking a lifetime of pictures. Harriet enjoyed collecting rooster knick-knacks and had a vast collection.  Harriet liked to watch and feed the many birds in her yard. She enjoyed ice skating, playing Bingo and singing karaoke with her sister Loreen.   Harriet was the ultimate host for family gatherings; especially Christmas, 4th of July BBQ’s, countless themed parties, and weddings.  She will be truly missed by her loving family and friends.

Harriet is preceded in death by her parents, soulmate Richard Carlson, brothers, James and Calvin Holland, and nephew Roger Johnson.

She is survived by her sisters, Loreen Holland of Ogilvie, Dorothy (Paul) Johnson of Wayzata, Virginia (Clark) Rundell of Standish, ME, and Marj (Don) Samborski of Pillager; sister-in-law Bonnie Holland of Blaine; nieces and nephews, Joleen, Jesse, Trevor, Jared, Wendy, Jennifer, Ann, Lee, Cheryl, Suzy, Aaron, Heidi and Jody; special great nieces, Imani, Olivia, Hannah, and Chloee; many other great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

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