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Sandra Shure, 82

Oct 27, 2019

Sandra Shure

Blue Earth Sandra Shure, age 82, formerly of Frost, passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at Colonial Manor in Lakefield. Funeral services were Thursday, Oct. 24 at the United Lutheran Church in Frost, Rev. Arne Halbakken officiated. Burial was at United Lutheran Cemetery.

She was born Aug. 2, 1937 in Bricelyn to Cleon and Sarah Larson. She graduated from Frost High School.

Sandra worked in Fairmont, as a telephone operator right out of school. She met Ronald Shure at a dance and never looked back as they were married Feb. 2, 1957. Sandra and Ronnie moved to Frost, where they raised their family, daughters, Vicky Nelson, Susie Bartels, and son, Mike Shure. Sandra worked at Telex Communications for 32 years before retiring in Blue Earth. She then decided to work part-time at Express Diagnostics and Arend’s Sale Barn.

A devoted member of United Lutheran Church in Frost, Sandra enjoyed her faith and her friends at church whom brought her much comfort throughout her 82 years of life. She was active in attending ladies circle, quilting, and various church groups.

Sandra always loved to see her six grandchildren and her 13 great grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Vicky (Tim) Nelson, of rural Blue Earth and Susie (Terry) Bartels, of Spirit Lake, Iowa; her son, Michael (Holly) Shure, of Arlington; sister, Delores (Lloyd) Kraushaar, of Albert Lea; as well as other extended family and friends.

She was proceeded in death by her husband, Ronald Shure; parents, Cleon and Sarah Larson; brothers, Wayne, Curtis, and Neil Larson; and her in-laws, Martin and Winnie Shure.