Irene (Mrs. Leo) Nuese, age 84, of Faribault, died on Monday, June 24, 2013 at her daughter’s home.
Funeral services will be at Trinity Lutheran Church, Faribault, on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with the Reverend Armand Boehme officiating. Interment will be at Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Faribault.
Visitation will be at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault, on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 4 to 7 p.m. and also at the church for one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
Hannah Irene, the daughter of Mortz and Emily (Davis) Jurgensen, was born on May 17, 1929 in Albion, IA. She married Leo L. Nuese on July 10, 1946 in Dillon, Iowa. He preceded her in death on September 27, 2001. She was formerly employed as a waitress, worked in sales, served as a foster grandparent at Jefferson School and assisted on the Head Start bus. She enjoyed fishing, playing cards, quilting and going to the casino.
She is survived by three children, Norene Hanson of Faribault, Michael (and special friend, Judy) Nuese of Keene, TX and Jackie (and David) Kniefel of Faribault; eight grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and one great, great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leo; one son in law, Terry Hanson; two great grandchildren; four sisters, Jannette Mitchel, Gladys Gould, Vera Stewart and Maydene Moore.
Name: Donna Benda
Date: Friday June 28, 2013
I was your moms first cousin and when we were kids we had allot of fun times together. Sorry to hear about her death. I lived in Brooklyn Iowa, but now I am living in Johnson City , Tn. Moved here last April and I am living in an independent. Living place. It is a very nice place to be. My daughter Elaine lives here in Johnson City. Would love to hear from you, Jackie maybe you could give me your address. Thought and prayers are sent to your family. Donna Benda
Name: Gary & Meradean (Wolken) Gifford & Dorothy Dobson
Date: Thursday June 27, 2013
Dear family, Just wanted to extend our sympathies. Knew you and your mom from growing up in the Dillon church.