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Gladys Stenhaug

September 11, 1913 — April 22, 2014

Gladys Adelia Stenhaug, age 100 of Cannon Falls, died on Tuesday morning, April 22, 2014 at Twin Rivers Senior Campus, where she has been a resident since 2009. Gladys was born on September 11, 1913 in Leon Township, the daughter of Martin and Marie (Nyhus) Ohnstad. She was born, raised and lived most of her life in Sogn Valley. She attended country school District #52 at Sogn. Gladys married Adolph Stenhaug on June 30, 1937 at Urland Lutheran Church, where she was also baptized, confirmed and active her entire life. She was also involved with WELCA and Bible study. Gladys and Adolph farmed until they owned and operated the Sogn Standard Station from 1942-1982. Following her husband's death, she moved in to Cannon Falls in 1996. She loved gardening and all types of hand work (quilting, sewing, crocheting, knitting, and tatting.) She also loved to play Bingo. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Adolph on January 10, 1992; sisters, Stella Flom and Mildred Wiberg; and brother, Arnold Ohnstad. She is survived by her daughter, Marilyn Goodrich of Plymouth; three grandsons, Douglas (Lisa) Johnson, Darren (Leslie) Johnson, and Monte (Andrea) Johnson; eight great-grandchildren, Sydney, Sam, Ryan, Tanner, Brayden, Seth, Noah and Carson; sister, Inez Mills of Northfield; and nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, April 27 at 2 pm, with visitation from 1-2 pm, at Urland Lutheran Church, Cannon Falls. Chaplain Karen Cherwien of Intrepid Hospice and Interim Pastor David Hurtt of Urland Lutheran Church will officiate. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Douglas, Darren and Monte Johnson, Ryan O'Neill, Eric Mills, Eric Flom and Brian Mills. Memorials may be given in her memory to Urland Lutheran Church or donor's choice.

Funeral Home: Lundberg Funeral Home 5839 Hwy 19 Blvd Cannon Falls, MN US 55009

Previous Events

Visitation
Sunday, April 27, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Urland Lutheran Church

6940 Co 9 Blvd
Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Service
Sunday, April 27, 2014
2:00 PM
Urland Lutheran Church

6940 Co 9 Blvd
Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Graveside Service
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Urland Lutheran Cemetery

6940 Co 9 Blvd
Leon Township, MN 55009


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