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“I knew Anna Mae from our quilting group and she used to drop in for a visit when she came to DL. Its been a long time since we sat at the table,...Read More »
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Anna Mae (Gibbons) Nelson, age 97, Frazee, MN, died Thursday, September 14, 2017 surrounded by her family at the Frazee Care Center in Frazee, MN. Funeral Services for Anna Mae will be held Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 11AM in Community Alliance Church, Detroit Lakes. Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 20 at Furey Funeral Home from 5-7pm with a 7pm Prayer Service. Visitation will also continue at the church one hour prior to services. Interment will be held in Lakeside Cemetery, Frazee, MN. Anna Mae was born August 18, 1920 in Jamestown, ND. At a young age she moved to Frazee, MN and graduated from Frazee High School in 1938. On June 15, 1940 she was united in marriage to Lawrence Raymond Nelson of Frazee. They had two children, John (Caroline) of Ottertail, MN and Sharon (Alfred) Johnson of Hope, ND. Anna Mae had many interests: quilting, homemaking and various needle work. She lived in her home for 72 years until moving into the Frazee Care Center in 2012. Anna Mae was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence (1986), her parents, one grandchildren, Randy and one great-grandchild: Jerad. She is survived by her two children, four grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. More obituary details will be coming soon...

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