Published 12:00 am Friday, April 17, 2009
Ardella L. Page, 86
Ardella Lena Page, 86, of Austin, died Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at Austin Medical Center.
She was born June 16, 1922 to Frank and Esther (Weberg) Larson in Austin, where she spent most of her life. She married Francis Page on Aug. 15, 1942 in Cambridge. Ardella’s family was her greatest joy. She also loved to cook and enjoyed spending time at their cabin on the river, fishing and trips to the Prairie Island Casino.
Survivors include five children, Mitchell (Connie) Page, Englewood, Colo., Franette (Del) Senjem, Hayfield, Linda (Wayne) Johnson, Austin, Dan (Julie) Page, Austin, Vickie (Mark) Hessenius, Dexter; 12 grandchildren, Todd, Chris, Susie, Deinnelle, Dan, Steve, Jenny, Natalie, Renee, Danyelle, Heather and Ben; 19 great-grandchildren; sister, Dolores Dopita, Austin; sister-in-law, Betty Hartwig, Owatonna; nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Francis; six brothers; and one sister.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 18, 2009 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Austin with Pastor Ron Barnett officiating. Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church. Worlein Funeral Home, Austin in charge of arrangements.