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Joyce Skaro

October 24, 1926 — November 29, 2012

Joyce Emily Skaro, age 86 of Dennison, MN passed away at her home on Thursday evening, November 29, 2012. Joyce was born on October 24, 1926 near Sogn, Minnesota, the daughter of John and Gilma (Kasa) Underdahl. She grew up on the family farm and graduated from Kenyon High School. She was married to Truman L. Skaro on December 9, 1950 at Vang Lutheran Church. The couple made their home in rural Dennison where they farmed their entire life together. Joyce served as the organist as well as financial secretary for Urland Lutheran Church for several years. In her life, she valued her faith in God, her family and many friends and received much joy from spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her and loved her. Joyce is survived by her children Dennis of Dennison, Deborah (Michael) Judge of Inver Grove Heights and Dawn (Lyle) Lorenson of Cannon Falls; grandchildren, Jason (Erin) Lorenson, Jeffrey (Christi) Lorenson, Cory (Kiandra) Judge, Kelsey Judge; great-grandchildren Hunter Lorenson, Gavyn Lorenson, Kalynn Lorenson and "arriving soon", Jaxon Lorenson ; sister, Marion Rodde; brothers, Peter (LaVonne) Underdahl and LeRoy (Shirley) Underdahl; sisters-in-law, Shirley Prink, Beulah Jameson, Arla McWaters; and many other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Truman on January 15, 2010; parents; sisters, Clarabelle Brandvold, Agnes Johnson and Gladys Wardell. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at Urland Lutheran Church, 6940 Co. 9 Blvd, Cannon Falls, with Pastor Arthur Sharot officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. VISITATION will be held Monday, from 4-7 pm on December 3, 2012 at Lundberg Funeral Home, 5839 Hwy 19 Blvd, Cannon Falls with a prayer service at 6:30 pm and also for one hour prior to the service at church. Memorials may be directed to Urland Lutheran Church. Active pallbearers will be Jason, Erin, Hunter and Gavyn Lorenson and Cory, Kiandra and Kelsey Judge. Honorary pallbearers will be Jeffrey, Christi, Kalynn and Jaxon Lorenson.

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

Previous Events

Monday, December 3, 2012
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lundberg Funeral Home

5839 Hwy 19 Blvd
Cannon Falls, MN 55009

There will be a prayer service held at 6:30 pm

Tuesday, December 4, 2012
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Urland Lutheran Church

6940 Co 9 Blvd
Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Graveside Service
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Urland Lutheran Cemetery

6940 Co 9 Blvd
Leon Township, MN 55009

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