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Leona R. Harpestad, 90

Mar 6, 2016

Wells Leona Ruth Harpestad, age 90, of Wells, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 at UHD in Blue Earth. A Funeral service was held Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Wells, Pastor Mary Iverson officiated. Interment was in Rosehill Cemetery in Wells.

Leona Ruth Ehrich was born April 13, 1925 to Ruben and Minnie (Hundt) Ehrich in Rome Township, Faribault County. Leona married Gordon Harpestad May 9, 1949 at the United Lutheran Church in Frost.

She is survived by her children, Joyce (Lee) Skaar, of Dundas, Judy Harpestad, of Wells, Dennis (Laura) Harpestad, of Minnetonka; three grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Siblings, Gilbert (Ramona) Ehrich, of Blue Earth, Donald Ehrich, of Seattle, Washington, Elaine Ehrich, of Sacramento, California; sister-in-law, Ardelle Harpestad, Watertown; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

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