|Adeline Prevost, 86|
|Written by TRF Times|
Fosston - Adeline “Addie” Prevost, 86, died on Sunday, May 29, 2005 at First Care Health Services in Fosston.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 3, 2005, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Oklee, with Father Tim Bushy, presiding and Deacon John Eisbrener, assisting. Casket bearers included Wade Bakke, Scott Bakke, Kurt Bakke, Matt Radniecki, LeRoy Hruby and Darwin Tanem. Honorary casket bearers included all of Addie’s relatives and friends. Interment will be in the St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Oklee.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service held at 7 p.m. and on Friday for one hour prior to the services all at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Oklee.
Adeline Hattie Hruby was born on August 1, 1918, the daughter of Benjamin and Rosalie (Edel) Hruby in Star Township, Pennington County, Erie, Minnesota. She was baptized in Erie, and confirmed at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Oklee. In her younger days, her and her sisters Louise, Violet and DeLores would sing for many events in the area, she enjoyed singing and playing her organ.
She was previously married to Gynther Gunderson in North Carolina. On October 15, 1966, she was united in marriage to Erwin Prevost in Cudahy, Wis, the couple moved to Oklee in 1978. Addie worked at Appleton Electric Co, South Milwaukee, Wis., Firestone and Jensen Mink Farm. Addie loved her work and being with her cousins, nieces and nephews, who were like grandchildren to her.
After returning to Oklee, she was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, active with the one fund drive and Woodmen of the World. She loved to be with people, enjoyed life to the fullest and helped anyone in need. Addie loved working outside in her yard and her favorite flower was the Dandelion.
Addie is survived by her sister DeLores Healy, San Mateo, Calif.; foster sister, Darlene (John) Eisbrener of Trail, brother-in-law, Paul Sanstrum of Hood River , Ore.; sister-in-law, Marie Hruby of Fergus Falls; godson, Wade Bakke of Gonvick; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Gynther Gunderson; her second husband, Erwin Prevost; brothers, Lewis and Rudolph; sisters, Frances Sunsdahl, Alice Parson, Lillian Tanem, Rose Aaknes, Louise Sanstrum and Violet Radniecki. A00003B2005JN01