Florence Ruth Baumgard Sauder obituary submitted
Florence Ruth Sauder, 83, of Worthington, died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at Worthington Regional Hospital.
Born March 7, 1924, near Worthington, she was the daughter of Albert and Helena Mittlestadt Baumgard. She married Elmer Sauder Aug. 18, 1946, in Worthington. They divorced in 1971.
She attended school in Nobles County and graduated from Worthington. Following marriage, the couple lived in Iowa and Worthington. She moved to Homestead Cooperative in 1996. She was an employee of Campbell Soup Co. for 16 years. She was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington.
Surviving are two daughters, Sheryl (Duane) Leopold, Lakefield, and Janice (Grant) Wilcox, Brainerd; one brother, Herbert Baumgard, Ruthton; four granddaughters; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. today at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington.
The service will be 2 p.m. today at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington, with the Rev. Robert Schulze officiating. Burial will be in Worthington Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Jeannetta Mildred Leslie, 90, of Hills, died Saturday, March 31, 2007, at Sanford Luverne Hospital, Luverne.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hartquist Funeral Home, Engebretson Chapel, Luverne.
The service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at United Methodist Church, Luverne. Burial is in Maplewood Cemetery, Luverne.