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Darlene Roxstrom

July 30, 1936-May 9, 2008

Darlene Roxstrom, 71, of Frazee, died on Friday, May 9, 2008 at Innovis Health, Fargo.

Darlene "Sis" Roxstrom was born the daughter of Walter and Mabel (Trieglaff) Roxstrom on July 30, 1936 in Perham. She was raised on the family farm in Silver Leaf Township prior to moving to Frazee. She was a very helpful hand to her parents on the farm and around the house. Darlene loved living in the Assisted Living of the Frazee Care Center for the past five years.

Sis grew to love walking. For years she enjoyed helping Eleanor Trieglaff in her catering; Eleanor was her best friend and mentor. She attended church with Eleanor and later was confirmed at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Frazee.

Darlene is survived by a brother, Marvin (June) Roxstrom of Bemidji; and a sister, Elaine (Bob) Oberstar of Minneapolis; several nephews, nieces, great nephews, great nieces and many cousins; as well as aunts Eleanor Trieglaff and Mel Trieglaff of Frazee and Helen Robinson of White Salmon, Wash.

Preceding her in death were her parents and a great nephew.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 13 in the Furey Funeral Home, Frazee and also one hour prior to services in the church on Wednesday.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Frazee with the Rev. William Aufdenkamp officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Frazee.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Furey Funeral Home, Frazee.