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Myrtle N. Gullord, 96

May 7, 2011

Myrtle N. Gullord

Blue Earth — Myrtle Nadia Gullord, age 96, of Blue Earth, died Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center. Graveside Funeral Services were held May 6, 2011, at South Blue Earth Lutheran Cemetery, rural Frost.

Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service, of Blue Earth, assisted the family with the arrangements.

Myrtle Nadia Gullord was born April 7, 1915, in Jo Daviess Township to Julius and Bertha (Miller) Welk. She graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1933. Myrtle worked at the Blue Earth Locker where she met her future husband. In 1958, she married Fahye R. Gullord. Myrtle and Fahye owned and operated Gullord’s Grocery store in Frost. After Fahye passed away in 1966, Myrtle moved back to Blue Earth and worked at the Blue Earth Hospital in the Dietary department until she retired in 1983.

Myrtle was preceded in death by her husband; four sisters; and one brother.

She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Carolyn Kennedy, Marilyn Galbraith, Sandi Randle, Richard Owens and Robert Owens.

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