AKKERMAN-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Edward T. Mansfield of Mora, died on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016 at St. Clare Living Community of Mora. He was 85 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will at 2:00 pm. on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016 at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be on Thursday, Feb. 25th from 5-7 pm. at funeral home and one hr. prior to the service on Friday.
INURNMENT will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mora, MN
Edward Thomas Mansfield Jr., of Mora, passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2016 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. He was 85 years old.
Edward was born on March 28, 1930 in Sioux City, Iowa to parents Edward Sr. and Beulah (Yates) Mansfield. He graduated from Central High School in 1947. Edward continued to live and work in Sioux City until 1952 when he moved to the Ann Lake area in Minnesota. He farmed with his parents until 1964 when he moved into Mora where he worked for the Co-op in Mora, the Mora Municipal Liquor Store, Boatel and Morkan Motors. In 1970, Edward was united in marriage to Gladys Bertilson. They made their home in Mora and worked until Gladys retired in 1992 and Edward later in 2005 from Westling Manufacturing in Princeton. Gladys passed away in 2000.
Edward is preceded in death by his parents, and wife Gladys.
He is survived by his children, Arlan Bertilson of Ogilvie, Alan (Deb) Mansfield of Coon Rapids, Dave (Margie) Bertilson of Mora, Carla (Wally) Dochow of Mora, Betsy Seide of Albany, NY, Jeff Bertilson of Minneapolis, Lori (Dan) Grunke of Mora, Lynne (Brian) Krech of Blaine, and Carol Bertilson of Mora; 13 grandchildren, Chad (Tisa) Mansfield, Troy Mansfield (Ashley Thomason), Susie (Chris) Curtis, Lisa Brambach, John Bertilson, Adam Dochow, Alex Seide, Ben Seide, Eric Grunke, Amy Grunke, Dustin Krech, Dylan Krech, and Dakota Krech; 7 great grandchildren, many other relatives and friends.