Agnes Sorenson, 85Agnes Nora Sorenson, 85, Erdahl, died Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at Barrett Care Center.
Agnes Nora Sorenson, 85, Erdahl, died Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at Barrett Care Center.
Agnes was born November 1, 1925 in Webster, Day County, South Dakota, to John and Mary (Stich) Goldstein. The family moved to the Millerville area when Agnes was a toddler. The family later moved to a farm south of Evansville. She attended rural school at District #49.
On June 3, 1953, Agnes was married to Russell Sorenson at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Brandon. The couple made their home in Erdahl, where they raised two sons, Roger and Art. Russell passed away June 23, 2002.
Agnes was an avid gardener, belonging to the Grant County Garden Club, and was eager to share her experiences with those who asked. She was a dedicated member of St. Olaf’s Catholic Church in Elbow Lake and Christian Mothers.
Survivors include her sons, Roger (Wendy) of Eagle Bend and Art of Elbow Lake; grandson, Corey Sorenson of Rogers; and granddaughters, Joy Sorenson of Eagle Bend and Emily (Josh) Ritter of Sauk Centre.
Agnes was preceded in death by her parents, John and Mary Goldstein; and her husband, Russell.
Funeral services for Agnes were held Saturday, November 13 at St. Olaf’s Catholic Church in Elbow Lake with Fr. Arlie Sowada officiating. Burial was at St. Loretto’s Cemetery in Elbow Lake.
Condolences to the family may be sent at www.EricksonSmithFH.com.
Arrangements are with Erickson-Smith Funeral Home in Elbow Lake.