Alice M. Bixby

AFTON – Alice M. Bixby, 104, of Afton, Minn., died peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013.

Alice was born March 24, 1909, in Ceylon, Minn., Lake Belt Township, Martin County, to August and Anna Fausch.

She was preceded in death by husband, Lyle; brothers and sisters.

Survived by sister, Helen Darmer; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Alice moved to Sherburn, where she received her education, then moved to Fairmont and worked at the A.F. Wentworth Residence as a nurse maid for nine years. Member of St. John Vianney Church in Fairmont, St. Isador Circle and Catholic Daughters of America.

There will be a gathering of friends and family beginning 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at O’Halloran and Murphy-Woodbury Funeral Home, 8700 Valley Creek Rd, Woodbury, one block east of Radio Drive, next to Walgreens, (651) 702-0301, followed by a memorial service at noon.

Interment will be held at a later date.