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Rose E. Hagedorn, 80

Oct 12, 2014

Blue Earth Rose Elizabeth Hagedorn, age 80, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 7, 2014, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center in Blue Earth.

Rose was born Oct. 2, 1934 at Buffalo Center, Iowa, to Lammert and Elizabeth (Dorenbush) Hippen.

Rose attended country school and graduated from Lakota High School. Following graduation, she worked on the farm with her parents then married Donald Hagedorn on Feb. 4, 1953, in Buffalo Center. After her children were born, Rose worked at Green Giant in Blue Earth for a while then later worked at Telex until her retirement.

Rose was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Blue Earth as well as Trinity Lutheran Church in Elmore.

Survivors include her children, Betty (Bill) Saunier, of Canton, Ohio, Vicky Wetzell, of Goshen, Ind.,and Gary Hagedorn, of Blue Earth; five grandchildren, Shane (Lori) Wetzell, Amy Saunier, Christopher Hagedorn, Amber (Phil) Bulfur, and Lucas Hagedorn; great-grandchildren Madeline Margaret Bulfur, Ashley Wetzell, Skylar Wetzell, Ella Rose Bulfur and Gavin Michael Hagedorn; sister, Leona (Dick) Farrow, of Swea City, Iowa; brother, Larry (Judy) Hippen, of Fresno, Calif.; sister-in-law, Lamae Hippen, of St. James,

Rose was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Donald, sister Norma, brothers John and Henry and granddaughter Tera Honderich.

Online condolences can be left at www.winterfuneralhome.com