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Agnes "Aggie" Korf, 83, Frazee, died May 1, 2009, in the Frazee Care Center.

Agnes Laura Sauer was born on June 5, 1925, in Buckman, Minn., to August and Laura (Poster) Sauer. She grew up in Buckman and later moved to Valley City, N.D. On Nov. 6, 1946, Aggie married Henry Korf. She worked as a baker for Red Owl in Fargo, and as a cook for several restaurants. They moved to Vergas in the late 1950s, where they were one of the first residents to build on Trowbridge Lake. They moved to Frazee in 1975, where she was a manager and bartender at the Frazee VFW. Later on she sold Watkins products.

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Aggie was very well known at all the local Bingo parlors and very much loved a good game of whist. She and Henry would travel great distances for a church social or dinner on any given Sunday. She also enjoyed fishing and outdoors in her younger years. She moved into the Frazee Care Center on Sept. 20, 2006.

She is survived by two sons, Brian (Angela) Korf and Ray Taghan; six sisters, Lucy Salzwedel, Doreen Salzwedel, Donna Grossman, Madeline Babilius, Margarette Pike and Mary Sauer, and one grandson.

Preceding her in death are her husband, Henry; a brother, Rod; a sister, Bernidette, and her parents.

The funeral services are Friday, May 8, 2009, at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Frazee, with Father Xavier Ilango officiating.

Burial will follow the service at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Frazee.

Visitation is Thursday, May 7, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 5:30 p.m., in the Furey Funeral Home, Frazee, and also one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements are with Furey Funeral Home, Frazee.

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