GARRISON — Anna Haugen, 98, Garrison, formerly of Roseglen, died Feb. 8, 2010, at a Garrison hospital. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 12, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Roseglen. Burial will be held in the spring in East Immanuel Cemetery, Roseglen.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison.
Anna Marie was born Sept. 21, 1911 to Bernt and Emma (Pederson) Fines at their home near Roseglen, where she was raised and educated. She attended high school at Wildrose, Washburn and graduated from Ryder High School. She received her teaching certificate from the Minot Teachers College and taught in the Roseglen area before her marriage.
Anna married Donnell W. Haugen on June 12, 1938, at the Fines family farm near Roseglen, where they farmed and raised their three children. While living on the farm, she was very active in Immanuel Lutheran Church and women’s organizations of the church, as well as the Roseglen Homemakers Club. She was also a 4-H leader and Farmers Union Youth leader.
On Sept. 7, 1983, her husband Donnell died. Anna continued to live on the farm until the fall of 1988, when she moved into Garrison. She lived at her home until 2001 when she moved to the McLean Manor, where she remained until moving to the third floor nursing facility at Garrison Memorial Hospital in 2004.
Anna had many interests, but most of all she loved her garden and plants, doing handiwork and playing cards.
Anna is survived by her children, Ronald (Leanne) Haugen, Roseglen, and Barbara (Russel) Hoggarth; six grandchildren, Mark (Sharol) Haugen, John (Lisa) Haugen, Annette (Lee) Weisgarber, Debra (Barry) Rasmuson, Karen (Jeff) Skjold and Steve (Dawn) Ziegler; 12 great-grandchildren; two special foreign exchange grandsons, Ramon and Remo Ribeiro, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and two sisters, Elnora Lampbert, Yakima, Wash., and Margaret Judkins, Tucson, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by two infant siblings, Rudolph and Blodwyn; her parents; her husband, Donnell; her son, Bernard; her daughter-in-law, Jean; her son-in-law, Larry; three grandchildren, Donnell, Kimberly and Thomas; one great-grandchild, Sarah; three brothers, Pat, Alfred and Merrit; and two sisters, Ruby and Hilmas.
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