Carroll T. Hove

MANKATO – Funeral services for Carroll Thompson Hove, 96, of Mankato, formerly of Blue Earth, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Word of Life Free Lutheran Church, 20013 Stoltzman Road, Mankato. Burial will be in West Lutheran Cemetery, Rake, Iowa.

Hove died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at Pathstone Living in Mankato. Visitation will be two hours prior to services Friday at the church. Patton Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Blue Earth is in charge of arrangements.

Carroll Thompson Hove was born Dec. 13, 1916, on his grandpa Herman Hove’s farm, east of Randall, Iowa, son of Andrew and Minnie Kanute (Thompson) Hove.

Survivors include: daughters, Carolynn White of Mankato and Ellen Mae Monseth of Rogers; sons, Eugene Hove of Maple Grove and Jon Hove of Port Wing, Wis.; 11 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; two great- great-grandsons; sister, Lorene Dray of Blue Earth; brother-in-law, Daird Dray; and sister-in-law, Mae Hove of Blue Earth.