Blanche Flikki, age 94

Published 11:07 am Friday, August 20, 2010

Blanche Flikki, age 94, of LeRoy died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010 at the Grand Meadow Care Center in Grand Meadow.

She was born Sept. 15, 1915 in Gladstone, Alberta, Canada to LaRue Bossart and Edith (Longland) Bossart. She attended school through the 8th grade and was united in marriage to Arthur Flikki on June 27, 1936, in LeRoy. Blanche was a homemaker all of her life, as a young lady she enjoyed teaching Sunday School and Release Time Classes, she had lovely flower gardens where she grew roses and gladiolas and was a member of the Bethany Bible Church in LeRoy.

She is survived by her son, Kent (Shirley) Flikki of Winona; daughter Julie (Michael) Dunn of Chippewa Falls, WI; eight grandchildren: Nancy Flikki, William Flikki, Daniel Dunn, David Dunn, James Dunn, Mishelle Toavs, Debbie Love, and Peter Oberg, 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Vera Underdahl of Austin, and Ida Hedlund of Chicago; sister-in-law, Hazel Bossart of Spring Valley; nephews and nieces.

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She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Flikki in 1997; daughter, Karen Oberg; grandparents, Dr Harry & Ida Bossart; her parents LaRue and Edith; four brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services for Blanche I. Flikki will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 23, 2010 at the Bethany Bible Church in LeRoy with Pastor Steve Huecker officiating. Friends may call at the Church from 11 a.m. until time of service. Burial will take place in the LeRoy Cemetery.

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