Phyllis Ann Haase

BLUE EARTH – Phyllis Ann Haase, age 85, of Blue Earth, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at United Hospital. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Emerald Township with Rev. Wesley Hafner, officiating. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Emerald Township.

Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Patton Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 400 E. 14th St., in Blue Earth, and one hour before the service Thursday at the church.

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She was born June 16, 1929, in Winnebago, Minn., the daughter of Clifford and Margaret (Moore) Wood. She graduated from Delavan High School in 1947. On July 16, 1948, she married Howard Lowell Haase. She enjoyed canning, playing cards and marbles, gardening, and most of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Cathi (Roy) Douglas of Delavan, and Cindy (Kent) O’Grady of Woodbury, Minn.; sons, Jim (Dalene Hanson) Haase of Blue Earth, Rick (Karen) Haase of Easton, and Mike (Julie) Haase of Blue Earth; sister-in-law, Geneva (Roland) Prescher; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister, Everald Prescher; daughter-in-law, Linda Haase; and grandson-in-law, Scott Taylor.